Shout At The Devil

Album: Shout At The Devil (1983)
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  • Shout, shout, shout
    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout at the devil

    He's a wolf screaming lonely in the night
    He's the bloodstain on the stage
    He's the tear in your eye
    Been tempted by his lie
    He's the knife in your back, he's rage
    Well he's the razor to the knife
    Oh, lonely is our lives
    My head's spinning 'round and 'round
    But in the seasons of wither
    You stand and deliver
    Be strong and laugh and

    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout at the devil
    Shout, shout, shout

    He'll be the love in your eyes
    He'll be the blood between your thighs
    And then he'll have you cry for more
    He'll put strength to the test
    He'll put the thrill back in bed
    I'm sure you've heard it all before
    He'll be the risk in the kiss
    Might be anger on your lips
    Might run scared for the door
    But in the seasons of wither
    We'll stand and deliver
    Be strong and laugh and

    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout at the devil
    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout at the devil

    He's a wolf screaming lonely in the night
    He's the bloodstain on the stage
    He's the tear in your eyes
    Been tempted by his lie
    He's the knife in your back, he's rage
    Well, he's the razor to the knife
    Oh, lonely is our lives
    My head's spinning 'round and 'round
    But in the seasons of wither
    We'll stand and deliver
    Be strong and laugh and

    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout at the devil
    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout at the devil
    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout at the devil
    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout at the devil
    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout at the devil
    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout at the devil

    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout, shout, shout
    Shout, shout Writer/s: Nikki Sixx
    Publisher: CONCORD MUSIC PUBLISHING LLC, Downtown Music Publishing, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 9

  • AnonymousAwesome song.
  • Dan Gillespy from Courtenay BcThe title track to the best Motley Crue album. I love this song.
  • Anonymouswait so this ain't satanic right?
  • AnonymousAnd all these years l thought they were singing "Shout at the level". Glad to finally get it straight
  • Aaron Wright from Portland OrIt's funny that I recently read a dated interview with Sixx and he was outright asked the question "Are you (or is your band.. can't recall 4sure) Satanic (or devil worshipers)? The question came as a direct response to ShoutATD. Sixx answered by saying "No. Besides, the words are Shout AT the Devil, not Shout WITH the Devil."
    LOL... now we find in The Dirt a claim that the original title and lyrics WERE Shout WITH the Devil.
    Most bands from the 70s and 80s used this dark BS as nothing more than a gimmick, so (mostly) who cares anyway, right? But if you take all that's being pointed out in my post, it at least leads one to question whether it was anything even remotely close to a gimmick for The Crue (or at least Sixx) *In The Beginning* (pun def. intended)
  • Lucy from Slovakia"It has always been a song about pushing back..." F--king love that.
  • Mike from Washington StateThe Dirt inspired me to do two motley covers so far. As it turned out my Shout at the Devil cover is the best one up. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nq5BTovNAa8
  • Jason from Aurora, CoLilyibanez,
    Who in the Motley Crue organization wasn't at that time?
  • Lilyibanez from Los Angeles, Cazutaut was probably on drugs..or not, who knows
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