Album: Burrito Deluxe (1970)
  • Childhood living is easy to do
    The things you wanted I bought them for you
    Graceless lady you know who I am
    You know I can't let you slide through my hands
    Wild horses couldn't drag me away
    Wild wild horses couldn't drag me away
    I watched you suffer a dull aching pain
    Now you've decided to show me the same
    No sweeping exits or off stage lights
    Could make me feel bitter or treat you unkind
    Wild horses couldn't drag me away
    Wild wild horses couldn't drag me away

    Solo

    I know I've dreamed you a sin and a lie
    I had my freedom but I don't have much time
    Faith has been broken tears must be cried
    Let's do some living after we die
    Wild horses couldn't drag me away
    Wild wild horses we'll ride them some day

    SOLO

    Wild horses couldn't drag me away
    Wild wild horses we'll ride them some day Writer/s: KEITH RICHARDS, MICK JAGGER
    Publisher: Abkco Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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  • Eric from Springfield, IlThe Rolling Stones recorded the song in December of 1969 in Alabama. That is documented in the film “Gimme Shelter.” In fact, Keith Richards finished writing the song in the studio’s bathroom.
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