Knock You Down

Album: In a Perfect World… (2009)
Charted: 5 3
  • Keep rocking, and keep knocking
    Whether you Louboutin it up or Reebokin'
    You see the hate, that they're serving on a platter
    So what we goin' have, dessert or disaster

    I never thought I'd, be in love like this
    When I look at you my mind goes on a trip
    Then you came in, and knocked me on my face
    Feels like in I'm in a race
    But I already won first place

    I never thought I'd fall for you as hard as I did
    (As hard as I did, yeah)
    You got me thinking bout our life our house and kids (yeah)
    Every morning I look at you and smile
    'Cause boy you came around and you knocked me down, knocked me down

    Sometimes love comes around
    And it knocks you down
    Just get back up
    When it knocks you down
    Sometimes love comes around
    And it knocks you down
    Just get back up
    When it knocks you down

    I never thought I'd
    Hear myself say (ooh)
    Y'all go ahead
    I think I'm gonna kick it wit my girl today (kick it wit my girl today)
    I used to be commander and chief
    Of my pimp ship flying high (flying high)
    'Til I met this pretty little missile that shot me out the sky (oh shot me out the sky)

    Hey, now I'm crashing, don't know how it happened
    But I know it feels so damn good
    Said if I could back, and make it happen faster
    Don't you know I would baby if I could
    Miss independent (oh, to the fullest), the load never too much
    She helping me pull it
    She shot the bullet that ended that life
    I swear to you the pimp in me just died tonight,
    Girl sometimes love

    Sometimes love comes around
    And it knocks you down
    Just get back up
    When it knocks you down
    Sometimes love comes around
    And it knocks you down
    Just get back up
    When it knocks you down

    Tell me now can you make it past your caspers
    So we can finally fly off into NASA
    You was always the cheerleader of my dreams that
    Seem to only date the head of football teams

    And I was the class clown that, always kept you laughing
    We, were never meant to be baby we just happen
    So please, don't mess up the trick, hey young world I'm the new slick rick
    They say I move too quick, but we can't let the moment pass us

    Let the hourglass pass right into ashes
    Let the wind blow the ash right before my glasses
    So I wrote this love letter right before my classes
    How could a goddess ask, someone that's only average

    For advice
    OMG, you listen to that bitch?
    Whoa it's me
    Baby this is tragic
    'Cause we had it, we was magic

    I was flying, now I'm crashing
    This is bad, real bad, Michael Jackson
    Now I'm mad, real mad, Joe Jackson
    You should leave your boyfriend now, I'm a ask him

    Say you gotta put the good with the bad, happy and the sad
    So will u bring a better future than I had in the past
    Oh 'cause, I don't wanna make the same mistakes I did
    I don't wanna fall back on my face again
    Whoa, whoa
    I'll admit it, I was scared to answer love's call
    Whoa, whoa
    And if it hits better make it worth the fall

    (When it comes around)

    Sometimes love comes around
    And it knocks you down
    Just get back up
    When it knocks you down
    Sometimes love comes around
    And it knocks you down
    Just get back up
    When it knocks you down

    Won't see it coming when it happens (hey)
    But when it happens you're gonna feel it, let me tell you now
    You see when love knocks you down

    Won't see it coming when it happens
    But when it happens you're gonna feel it, let me tell you now
    You see when love knocks you down
    Yeah Writer/s: FLOYD HILLS, KANYE WEST, MARCELLA ARAICA, KEVIN COSSUM, KERI HILSON, SHAFFER SMITH
    Publisher: Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group, RESERVOIR MEDIA MANAGEMENT INC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 3

  • Jessica from Bangor, Mewhen i first heard this song i loved it but then it became WAAAY too overplayed so now whwenever i hear it i just want to throw my radio out the window.
  • Zeech from West Palm Beach, FlHe says the Michael Jackson line and then he says I'm mad real mad Joe Jackson, like he was mad at the way Joe acted after Michael's death, but this came out before Michael died? Eerie.
  • Cristina from Long Beach, Cai use to like this song until they started playing it on the radio so much and it got so annoying and yeah now i dont even want to hear the name of the song.... thats what they get for playing it so much.... one less fan
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