Pitchfork is the most trusted voice in music. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Open share drawer. Cause your queen of hearts who is half a stone And likes to laugh alone is always threatening you with leaving Oh but they play those token games on Willy Thompson And give a medal to replace the son of Mrs.
Annie Johnson. Cause they told me everybody's got to pay theirdues And I explained that I had overpaid them So overdued I went to the company store and the clerk there said that they had just been invaded So I set sail in a teardrop and escaped beneath the doorsill.
Cause the smell of her perfume echoes in my headstill Cause I see my people trying to drown the sun In weekends of whiskey sours Cause how many times can you wake up in this comic book and plant flowers? And you can keep your symbols of success Then I'll pursue my own happiness And you can keep your clocks and routines Then I'll go mend all my shattered dreams Maybe today, yeah I'll slip away. Cause you've been down on me for too long And for too long I just put you on Now I'm tired of lying and I'm sick of trying Cause I'm losing who I really am And I'm not choosing to be like them And if you get bored and you got loneliness Or it's dislike for me you express I won't care if you're right or you're wrong I won't care cause you see I'll be gone.
That you can't get away from it No you can't get away No you can't get away from it No you can't get away. Schooled on the city sidewalks Coldness at every turn Knew I had to find the exits I never, ever would return Scoffed at the prophet's omens That said I would live to learn. That you can't get away from it no you can't get away no you can't get away from it no you can't get away.
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The storytelling is straightforward and free of rabbit holes so the cases stay suspenseful and are easy to follow. With a new buzz around Rodriguez, in he toured Australia with the Mark Gillespie Band as support. He would often be compared to successful contemporaries such as Bob Dylan. Additionally, some of his songs came to serve as anti-apartheid anthems in South Africa,  where his work influenced many musicians who protested the government.
Later he played in Sweden before returning to South Africa in and In , the Sundance Film Festival hosted the premiere of the documentary film Searching for Sugar Man , from Swedish director Malik Bendjelloul, detailing the efforts of two South African fans to see if his rumored death was true—and if not, to discover what had become of him.
The album was released on July 24, Rodriguez in San Francisco, Photo by Victor Grigas. Prominent news coverage has included a mid-August CNN feature story with an interview of Rodriguez discussing his life and career resurgence.
On October 7, , Rodriguez was featured on the U. Sunday morning news program The Andrew Marr Show , where he also played a short song over the closing credits. He performed on the BBC2 program Later Additionally, he has performed on the web on such notable web series as The Weekly Comet.Street Boy Lyrics: Street boy / You've been out too long / Street boy / Ain't you got enough sense to go home / Street boy / You're gonna end up alone / You need some love and understanding / Not.