Pretty Vegas
by INXS

Album: Switch (2005)
Charted: 37
  • Fallin' asleep at the wheel again baby,
    You're driftin' over the line.
    You're hands are tied, but you're losin' grip quickly
    Fix me, can you read the sign!

    Thumbin' your way to Vegas, dirty
    Dreamin' of the other side!
    Save your tears and laughter because
    It doesn't matter what you find

    It ain't pretty
    After the show
    It ain't pretty when the pretty leaves you
    With no place to go.

    So, if you think you need it,
    Here's the place to feed it
    It ain't pretty.

    When, everything that you do is wrong,
    And you
    Feel like you can barely survive
    When those around you
    Are crumblin' downwards
    Buried in the sunset of life.

    Thumbin' your way to Vegas, dirty
    And screamin' like a bitch from hell,

    Save your dreams
    Up your patience
    Doesn't matter what you sell

    It ain't pretty
    After the show
    It ain't pretty when the pretty leaves you
    With no place to go!

    So, if you think you want it!
    Here's the place to get it,
    It ain't pretty

    Yeah, yeah, yeah

    It ain't pretty

    Yeah, yeah, yeah

    Thumbin' your way to Vegas, dirty
    Dreamin' like you're out of control,
    Save your tears and laughter
    Because this is the ride
    And this is the show

    It ain't pretty
    After the show!
    It ain't pretty when the pretty leaves you
    With no place to go

    So, if you think you want it
    Just come in and get it

    It ain't pretty Writer/s: ANDREW FARRISS, JASON BENNISON, JORDIS UNGA, MARTIN CASEY
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 9

  • Bobbilyn from Jacksonville, FlJD rocked in concert. Was never an INXS fan until my friend dragged me to the concert (I was a child in the 80s). Big fan now.
  • Carla from Auckland, New ZealandDidn't like JD on Rockstar. But am now a big fan. Definitely the best man won. Love this song!
  • Kc from Kansas City, MoI really didn't want JD to get the lead gig but i was happy this song made it as their hit single so it all evens out.
  • Mel from Hokitika, New ZealandI got to see INXS in concert a few weeks ago with JD as lead. They were excellent. JD certainly has a unique style but there were moments when if I shut my eyes I could hear Micheal singing. Fantastic!
  • Sara from Savannah, GaThis song is talking about the hard life in Vegas,
    that J.D. had to go through like with living in his car for so long. Until the show started.
    THAT IS WHAT THIS SONG MEANS!!
    ITS REAL MEANING FOLKS!!!
  • Sara from Savannah, GaI Watched the whole entire show. i think "yes" the best man "did" win this show. JD's voice
    is amazing. I feel like INXS will be more
    successful with JD as thier singer. I love this
    song!!
    INXS 4 EVER!!!
  • Olivia from KelownaI watched Rockstar:INXS, and while watching it, actually dispised JD. But, he's got a really amazing voice, so I'm really glad he was picked...
  • Shannan from St. Louis , MoI just bought the INXS album (JD Fortune) album last night. The album is great and although I never watched Rockstar - JD's voie is outstanding, so I think the best man DID win.
  • Jameson from Lexington, KyI didn't watch "INXS Rockstar" when it was on, so I don't know what kind of bias the show might have raised with INXS's fans. That said, JD's not bad. I was a fan of the band with Micheal Hutchence, and I'm still a fan. This did not disappoint me.
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