Cherry Bomb

Album: The Runaways (1976)
  • Can't stay at home, can't stay at school.
    Old folks say 'You poor little fool'.
    Down the streets I'm the girl next door.
    I'm the fox you've been waiting for.

    Hello, daddy. Hello, mom.
    I'm your ch-ch-ch-cherry bomb!
    Hello world! I'm your wild girl.
    I'm your ch-ch-ch-cherry bomb!

    Stone age love and strange sounds too.
    Come on, baby, let me get to you.
    Bad nights causing teenage blues.
    Get down ladies, you've got nothin' to lose.

    Hello, daddy. Hello, mom.
    I'm your ch-ch-ch-cherry bomb!
    Hello world! I'm your wild girl.
    I'm your ch-ch-ch-cherry bomb!

    Hello, daddy. Hello, mom.
    I'm your ch-ch-ch-cherry bomb!
    Hello world! I'm your wild girl.
    I'm your ch-ch-ch-cherry bomb!

    Hey, street boy, want some style?
    Your dead end dreams don't make you smile.
    I'll give you something to live for.
    Have you and grab you until you're sore.

    Hello, daddy. Hello, mom.
    I'm your ch-ch-ch-cherry bomb!
    Hello world! I'm your wild girl.
    I'm your ch-ch-ch-cherry bomb!
    Cherry bomb!
    Cherry bomb!
    Cherry bomb!
    Cherry bomb! Writer/s: John Mellencamp
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Tracy from ChileThis song was used in RuPaul's Drag Race: All Stars 2, when Alaska and Katya Zamolodchikova had to lipsync for their legacy. After the lipsync, Alaska sends home Tatianna and saves Roxxxy Andrews.
  • Henry from Sanford, Florida, UsaJoan Jett, Lita Ford, Cherie Currie, even the Bangles' Michael Steele, all ahead of their time...
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