Too Bad

Album: Silver Side Up (2001)
Charted: 9 42
  • Father's hands are lined with dirt
    From long days in the field
    Mother's hands are serving meals
    In a cafe on Main Street
    With mouths to feed
    Just trying to keep clothing on our backs
    And all I hear about
    Is how it's so bad, it's so bad

    It's too bad it's too bad
    Too late, so wrong, so long
    It's too bad we had no time to rewind
    Let's walk, let's talk
    Let's talk

    You left without saying goodbye
    Although I'm sure you tried
    You'd call the house from time to time
    To make sure we're alive
    But you weren't there
    Right when I needed you the most
    And now I dream about it
    And how it's so bad, it's so bad

    It's too bad it's too bad
    Too late, so wrong, so long
    It's too bad we had no time to rewind
    Let's walk, let's talk
    It's so bad
    It's too bad it's too bad
    It's too late, so wrong, so long
    It's too bad we had no time to rewind
    Let's walk, let's talk
    (Let's talk)

    Father's hands are lined with guilt
    For tearing us apart
    Guess it turned out in the end
    Just look at where we are
    We made it out
    We still got clothing on our backs
    And now I scream about it
    And how it's so bad, it's so bad, it's so bad, it's so bad

    It's too bad it's too bad
    Too late, so wrong, so long
    It's too bad we had no time to rewind
    Let's walk, let's talk
    It's so bad
    It's too bad it's too bad
    It's too late, so wrong, so long
    It's too bad we had no time to rewind
    Let's walk, let's talk

    No time
    Let's walk
    Let's talk Writer/s: Chad Kroeger, Michael Kroeger, Ryan Peake, Ryan Vikedal
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 10

  • Emmy from Bellville, OnReally good song.
  • Zero from Nowhere, NjFinger Eleven is another good Canadian band.

    And the lyrics should be, "It's too bad, it's STUPID, too late, so wrong, so long."
  • Shawn from Juneau, AkWow his dad comes back to them after Chad gets really famous? Thats just uncool
  • Luke from Manchester, EnglandCraig from Guilford, you can't mosh to the chrous, you mean "headbang" to it... Headbanging isn't moshing
  • Kara from Cadillac, MiSome insight on the Guess Who. Burton Cummings - only one of the most amazing vocalists on the planet teamed up with Randy Bachman (also formerly of Bachman Turner Overdrive (BTO)) to form The Guess Who. They had many, many hits including American Woman, No Sugar Tonight/New Mother Nature, Hand Me Down World, Share the Land, (She's Come) Undone, These Eyes, Laughing, Clap for the Wolfman, etc, etc, and yes, Rain Dance. The connection between Nickelback and the Guess Who is that they are the only 2 Canadian bands (I think) to have #1 hits in the United States (except perhaps Rush and The Jeff Healey Band. Maybe Triumph also- I'm not sure). In any case, this song is outstanding, as is Nickelback, as are many Canadian artists. Rob
  • Rozzy from Toronto, Canada..but the Guess Who were amazing...especially that "Rain Dance"

    were'd ya get the gun Johnny?
  • Brandon from Saskatoon, CanadaThis song and "american woman" by the guess who are the only two songs from a canadian band to be number on the usa and canadian charts at the same time.
  • Craig from Guildford, Englandlove this song. first nickelback video i saw was this song. the chorus is really good for moshing to :P
  • Samuel from London, EnglandReally good song by a great band!
  • Jordan from Sherwood Park, CanadaThis is an awsome song i love it
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