LDN

Album: Alright, Still (2006)
Charted: 6
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  • Riding through the city on my bike all day
    Cause the filth took away my licence
    It doesn't get me down and I feel okay
    Cause the sights that I'm seeing are priceless

    Everything seems to look as it should
    But I wonder what goes on behind doors
    A fella looking dapper, but he's sittin' with a slapper
    Then I see its a pimp and his crack whore

    You might laugh you might frown
    Walkin' round London town

    Sun is in the sky oh why oh why?
    Would I wanna be anywhere else
    Sun is in the sky oh why oh why?
    Would I wanna be anywhere else

    When you look with your eyes
    Everything seems nice
    But if you look twice
    You can see its all lies

    There was a little old lady, who was walkin' down the road
    She was struggling with bags from Tesco
    There were people from the city havin lunch in the park
    I believe that it's called AL fresco
    Then a kid came along to offer a hand
    But before she had time to accept it
    Hits her over the head, doesn't care if she's dead
    Cause he's got all her jewelery and wallet

    You might laugh you might frown
    Walkin' round London town

    Sun is in the sky oh why oh why?
    Would I wanna be anywhere else
    Sun is in the sky oh why oh why?
    Would I wanna be anywhere else

    When you look with your eyes
    Everything seems nice
    But if you look twice
    You can see its all lies

    Life, yeah that's city life, yeah that's city life, yeah that's city life
    Life, yeah that's city life, yeah that's city life, yeah that's city life

    Sun is in the sky oh why oh why?
    Would I wanna be anywhere else
    Sun is in the sky oh why oh why?
    Would I wanna be anywhere else
    Sun is in the sky oh why oh why?
    Would I wanna be anywhere else
    Sun is in the sky oh why oh why?
    Would I wanna be anywhere else

    When you look with your eyes
    Everything seems nice
    But if you look twice
    You can see its all lies

    When you look with your eyes
    Everything seems nice
    But if you look twice
    You can see its all lies Writer/s: Arthur Stanley Reid, Darren Emilio Lewis, Iyiola Babatunde Babalola, Lily Rose Beatrice Allen, Thomas Mccook
    Publisher: MUSIC SALES CORPORATION, Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 5

  • Dave from Cardiff, WalesBrenden, I do like Lily Allen - just not this song! :-)
  • Brenden from Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, Wales, United KingdomFinally! A positive comment!
  • Dave from Cardiff, WalesBUT... in fairness, having now listened to the Alright Still album I have to retract the comment about her calling it a day - it's a pretty good album!
  • Dave from Cardiff, WalesBTW anyone who rhymes 'Tesco' with 'Al Fresco' should seriously consider calling it a day!
  • Dave from Cardiff, Wales"Sun is in the sky, oh why oh why" is one of the worst rhymes ever!
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