add artist photo
David Olney
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
David Olney

Love's Been Linked To The Blues lyrics

New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
David Olney – Love's Been Linked To The Blues lyrics

It was in the morning papers, the evening papers too
And I saw it on tv, so I know it must be true
This is no idle rumor, they've got the cold hard facts
They've even checked it out on little mice and rats

Just in case you haven't heard, I'll give you the bad news
Love's been linked to the blues

You start out feeling happy but then love brings you down
You're acting like a hero; you end up like a clown
In study after study, it's the heart that gets broke
They're working 'round the clock searching for the antidote

Well, it's true that it's sad, but it's sadder that it's true
Love's been linked to the blues

So you've got to be real careful and always on your guard
Falling in love, you know, it's harmful to your heart
It's worse than they suspected, it's as bad as it gets
The surgeon general says, "You're better off with cigarettes"

If you must have your bad habits
Why don't you stick to booze
'Cause love's been linked to the blues?

Well, it's true that its sad, but it's sadder that it's true
Love's been linked to the blues

Lyrics taken from


Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:


      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      Min 50 words
      Not bad

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      BoldItalicLinkAdd an image new!
      20 words
      Explanation guidelines:
      • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
      • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
      • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
      Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.