Mellencamp John Cougar Lyrics

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

print correct

Golden Gates Lyrics

Add song information...
Edit
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

Ain't no golden gates gonna swing open
Ain't no streets paved in natural pearl
Ain't no angel with a harp come singin'
Leastways not that I knwo if in this world
In these days of uncertain futures
Who knows what the masters might do
They got their big deals goin' on, goin' on
Got nothing to do with me and you
If I could I'd get us a big suite
Overlooking the Park
Only promise I know to be true
Are the promises made from the heart
I don't need to see the whole thing go down
I don't need to see another lonely man
I don't need to see a woman crying for the savior
Holding on to some moneyman's hand
Who can I call to make my reservations
Forever thrown in the dark
The only promises I know to be true
Are the promises made from the heart
I don't believe in the authorities
They ain't gonna take care of me and you
I don't have all the strength that I need
To love the way that I want to
The only promises Iknow to be true
Are the promises made from the heart
jmcclung@lanshare.ucs.indiana.edu
"Every day is St. Patricks' Day!"

print correct
Listen to John Mellencamp Radio on Last.fm, Radio.com or Jango

Music News

Poll

Vote Now
Next Poll