Teenage Icon

Album: The Vaccines Come of Age (2012)
Charted: 39
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  • Oh look at me, so ordinary
    No mystery with no great capabilities, but
    I could make out as if I had it, but you know
    God I'm so obvious and I should let it go
    Oh, I don't know
    Oh

    I'm no teenage icon
    I'm no Frankie Avalon
    I'm nobody's hero

    Reserved and shy, your average guy
    No piercing stare, just out of shape with messy hair, but
    I always figured I was somebody and wait
    And now I'm guessing that my moment must be late
    'Cause I'm here
    Oh

    I'm no teenage icon
    I'm no Frankie Avalon
    I'm nobody's hero

    I'm not magnetic or mythical
    I'm suburban and typical
    But I got it, I got it
    I'm overrun with it all

    Seductive, charm, a way with words
    So effortless not leather clad or dangerous, but
    I always did it like a real rebel would
    I have a photo where John Lennon may have stood
    Or so I'm told
    Oh

    I'm no teenage icon
    I'm no Frankie Avalon
    I'm nobody's hero

    I'm no teenage icon
    I'm no Frankie Avalon
    I'm nobody's hero Writer/s: Arni Hjorvar Arnason, Freddie Clayton Cowan, Justin James Hayward-Young, Peter Gareth Christopher Robertson
    Publisher: Global Talent Publishing, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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