• Somebody called me on the phone
    They said, "Hey, is Dee Dee home?
    Do you wanna take a walk? You wanna go cop?
    You wanna go get some Chinese Rocks?

    I'm living on a Chinese Rock
    All my best things are in hock
    I'm living on a Chinese Rock
    Everything is in the pawn shop, it is

    The plaster's falling off the wall
    My girlfriend's crying in the shower stall
    It's hot as a bitch, I shoulda been rich
    Now, I'm just digging a Chinese ditch

    I'm living on a Chinese Rock
    All my best things are in hock
    I'm living on a Chinese Rock
    Everything is in the pawn shop, it is

    Ooh, aah, ooh, aah

    The plaster's falling off the wall
    My girlfriend's crying in the shower stall
    It's hot as a bitch, I shoulda been rich
    Now, I'm just digging a Chinese ditch

    I'm living on a Chinese Rock
    I'm living on a Chinese Rock
    I'm living on a Chinese Rock

    I'm living on a Chinese Rock
    I'm living on a Chinese Rock
    I'm living on a Chinese Rock
    Writer/s: DEE DEE RAMONE, DOUGLAS COLVIN, JEFFREY HYMAN, JOEY RAMONE, JOHN (RAMONE) CUMMINGS, JOHNNY RAMONE
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc., BMG Rights Management
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Jack from Wantagh, NyI saw Michael Monroe of Hanoi Rocks at a Johnny Thunders show and he guested on a few numbers including Chinese Rocks, with his saxophone. Got to meet Johnny more than once as I lived 20 mins from NYC on Long Island. Was picking up tickets early, and saw Johnny come out of the Ritz after a sound check, by himself with his junk shop Les Paul in hand. (he was known to get half the money at sound check and half at the end of the show so he could "cop". My buddy and me walked with him to a parking lot, he asked us to walk on either side of him and joked, "you guys are my body guards for the next block". He was super nice, asked what songs we liked, kind of like a cool older brother. At the paring lot he stopped an said, "this is where you stop, I'll see ya laytah" and met the two black dudes from his band (The Que Sera Sera tour) ducked into a silver Mercedes with tinted glass and sped away.
  • Todd from Toronto, Canadakickass song! thunders rules
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