Black Widow

Album: The New Classic (2014)
Charted: 4 3
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  • I'm gonna love you
    Until you hate me
    And I'm gonna show you
    What's really crazy
    You should've known better
    Then to mess with me harder
    I'm gonna love ya, I'm gonna love ya
    Gonna love ya, gonna love ya
    Like a black widow, baby

    This twisted cat and mouse game always starts the same
    First we're both down to play then somehow you go astray
    We went from nothin' to somethin', likin' to lovin'
    It was us against the world and now we just fuckin'
    It's like I loved you so much and now I just hate you
    Feelin' stupid for all the time that I gave you
    I wanted all or nothin' for us ain't no place in between
    Might, might be me believin' what you say that you never mean
    Like it'll last forever but now forever ain't as long
    If it wasn't for you I wouldn't be stuck singin' this song
    You were different from my last but now you got a mirror
    And as it all plays out I see it couldn't be clearer, now sing

    You used to be thirsty for me
    But now you wanna be set free
    This is the web, web that you weave
    So, baby, now rest in peace (it's all over with now)

    I'm gonna love you
    Until you hate me (right)
    And I'm gonna show you (show 'em what? Show 'em what?)
    What's really crazy
    You should've known better
    Then to mess with me harder (it's all over with now)
    I'm gonna love ya, I'm gonna love ya
    Gonna love ya, gonna love ya
    Like a black widow, baby

    (Black, black widow, baby)
    I'm gonna lo-lo-lo-love you until it hurts
    Just to get you I'm doin' whatever works
    You ain't never met nobody
    That'll do you how I do ya
    That'll bring you to your knees
    Praise, Jesus, hallelujah
    I'ma make you beg for it, plead for it
    'Til you feel like you breath for it
    'Til you do any and everythin' for it
    I want you to fiend for it
    Wake up and dream for it
    'Til it's got you gaspin' for air
    And you lean forward
    'Til they have a CAT scan to check on your mind
    And it's nothin' but me on it (on it, on it)
    Now it's me time, believe that
    If it's yours when you want it
    I want it, promise I need that
    'Til I'm everywhere that you be at
    I can't fall back or quit
    'Cause this here is fatal attraction
    So I take it all or I don't want shh

    You used to be thirsty for me (right)
    But now you wanna be set free
    This is the web, the web that you weave
    So, baby, now rest in peace (it's all over with now)

    I'm gonna love you
    Until you hate me (right)
    And I'm gonna show you (show 'em what? Show 'em what?)
    What's really crazy (woah)
    You should've known better
    Then to mess with me harder
    I'm gonna love ya, I'm gonna love ya
    Gonna love ya, gonna love ya
    Like a black widow, baby

    Black, black, black, black widow, baby Writer/s: Amethyst Amelia Kelly, Benjamin Levin, Katy Perry, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Sarah Theresa Hudson, Tor Erik Hermansen
    Publisher: CONCORD MUSIC PUBLISHING LLC, Downtown Music Publishing, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Cornwalis from PortlandI always thought the song lyrics were "black little baby" somehow about a small black child, wow, the things you learn on the internets
  • Cherry from WalesI like this song, expressing that this album contains vulgar words.
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