Tom Petty Lyrics

Overview / Lyrics (see all) / Photos / Videos / News

print correct

Burnt Out Town Lyrics

from Hypnotic Eye

"Burnt Out Town" is track #10 on the album Hypnotic Eye.
Edit
"Burnt Out Town" is track #10 on the album Hypnotic Eye.
For Example...
What chart rank did the song debut? What is the song about? Has it won any awards?, etc.
Cancel Submit
Thank You For Your Submission
Your introduction will appear once it has been deemed awesome by our team of wizards.

Submit Corrections Cancel

Yeah!
I was walking down the street the other day
A woman stopped me
She said :why are you loking so down in the mouth?
And I told her

This is a burnt out town
Is full of dirty looks
The ashes are mainstream
And the mayor is cooking the books

I even like those friends
I turn them into crooks

Yeah this is the burnt out town
You wear the same clothes
They dancing on the glass ceilings
While the money flows

She doesn't know who I am
She doesn't care

Yeah!
Take that, honey!

Instrumental

This is the burnt out town
The city has come to blow
It's a cruel reality
A decent life exposed

Yeah,it's the burnt out town
It's going down but no one knows
Yeah, it's the burnt out town
Ain't there but we're getting close

print correct
Listen to Tom Petty Radio on Last.fm, Radio.com or Jango

Music News

Poll

Vote Now
Next Poll