Tighten Up

Album: Brothers (2010)
Charted: 87
  • I wanted love, I needed love
    Most of all, most of all
    Someone said true love was dead
    And I'm bound to fall, bound to fall
    For you
    Oh, what can I do?
    Yeah

    Take my badge but my heart remains
    Lovin' you, baby child
    Tighten up on your reins
    You're runnin' wild, runnin' wild
    It's true

    Sick for days
    So many ways
    I'm achin' now
    I'm achin' now
    It's times like these I need relief
    Please show me how
    Oh show me how
    To get right
    Yes, outta sight

    When I was young and moving fast
    Nothing slowed me down
    Oh slowed me down
    Now I let the others pass
    I've come around
    Oh come around
    'Cause I've found

    Living just to keep going
    Going just to be sane
    All the while live knowing
    Such a shame

    I don't need to get steady
    I know just how I feel
    Telling you to be ready
    My dear Writer/s: Daniel Quine Auerbach, Patrick James Carney
    Publisher: Wixen Music Publishing
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Megan from Stevenson, AlI freakin' love this dang song! I first heard this and was amazed by the music. :) Great song!
  • Pat from Bremen, NjTighten up is a well put together song. The Black Keys are a really good band and they have been over looked a lot, but I'm excited to see what they do with their next record. They won some hardware at the grammy's so maybe they'll blow up soon
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