Wings

Album: DNA (2012)
Charted: 1 79
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  • Mama told me not to waste my life
    She said spread your wings my little butterfly

    Don't let what they say keep you up at night
    And if they give you shhhh
    Then they can walk on by

    My feet, feet can't touch the ground
    And I can't hear a sound
    But you just keep on running up your mouth yeah

    Walk, walk on over there
    'Cause I'm too fly to care, oh yeah
    Your words don't mean a thing
    I'm not listening
    Keep talking, all I know is

    Mama told me not to waste my life,
    She said spread your wings my little butterfly
    Don't let what they say keep you up at night
    And they can't detain you
    'Cause wings are made to fly
    And we don't let nobody bring us down
    No matter what you say it won't hurt me
    Don't matter if I fall from the sky
    These wings are made to fly

    Huh huh
    I'm firing up on that runway
    I know we're gonna get there someday
    But we don't need no ready steady go, no
    Talk, talk turns into air
    And I don't even care, oh yeah

    Your words don't mean a thing
    I'm not listening
    Keep talking, all I know is

    Mama told me not to waste my life,
    She said spread your wings my little butterfly
    Don't let what they say keep you up at night,
    And they can't detain you
    'Cause wings are made to fly
    And we don't let nobody bring us down
    No matter what you say it won't hurt me
    Don't matter if I fall from the sky
    These wings are made to fly

    I don't need no one saying hey, hey, hey, hey
    I don't hear no one saying hey, hey, hey, hey, hey, hey, hey, hey
    You better keep on walking
    I don't wanna hear your talking, boy'd
    You better keep on walking
    I don't wanna hear your talking, boy'd

    Your words don't mean a thing
    I'm not listening
    They're just like water off my wings

    Mama told me not to waste my life
    She said spread your wings my little butterfly
    Don't let what they say keep you up at night
    And they can't detain you
    'Cause wings are made to fly
    And we don't let nobody bring us down
    No matter what you say it won't hurt me
    Don't matter if I fall from the sky
    These wings are made to fly

    And we don't let nobody bring us down
    No matter what you say it won't hurt me
    Don't matter if I fall from the sky
    These wings are made to fly Writer/s: Iain James, Tom Barnes, Peter Kelleher, Ben Kohn, Perrie Edwards, Jesy Nelson, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, Jade Thirlwall, Michelle Lewis, Mischke Butler, Erika Nuri, Heidi Rojas, Christian Dotson, Kyle Christopher
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group, Downtown Music Publishing, REACH MUSIC PUBLISHING, CONCORD MUSIC PUBLISHING LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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  • Plato from Melbourne, AustraliaIs it just me or has little mix ripped the beat off Eurythmics - Missionary Man?
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