add artist photo
Hollywood Undead
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
Hollywood Undead

Street Dreams lyrics

$album_name
$date_release
$writer_name
New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Hollywood Undead – Street Dreams lyrics

[J-Dog]
Dead of the night we go into the world unknown
Just let us go
I know that I'm breathing slow, inhaling smoke
I just awoke
A bottle of pills I'm choking down
With dancing demons all around
But I'm hearing sounds
And I know I'm hearing voices now
With all the buildings crashing down
It's Armageddon again
I'll drink the poison from the crown
And make a toast to the end
For all the kids and all the ones and even some
Who've just begun to feel the pain
'Cause they can't stand to stay awake

[Danny]
I see the streets burn every time I fall asleep
I'm losing all my sanity
I can't hide from the voice
That speaks inside of me

[Charlie Scene]
I saw you walk into a room
I saw a face I thought I knew
And all along, it was true
It was me, it wasn't you
I asked myself if it's the truth
A guilty conscience isn't proof
A finger print, well, what's that do?
'Cause gasoline can burn that, too
So hide your knives and save yourself
It's just you, there's no one else
Will I change? The time will tell
I cannot dream, what is this hell?
So maybe I should stop this time
And draw the line, and see the light
But it's too late, I can't this time
I lost my mind, so save the night

[Danny]
I see the streets burn every time I fall asleep
I'm losing all my sanity
I can't hide from the voice
That speaks inside of me

I see the streets burn along with all my memories
I'm losing all my sanity
I can't hide from the voice
That speaks inside of me

If I lay my head down would you admire
The way I can close my eyes tonight
And burn my conscience for the choir

[J3t]
Who's to judge who's insane?
Watch it all wash away
Save us from what we've made
It doesn't die, it only fades
If I can't feel, there isn't pain
Another day, it's all the same
I always pray, I never change
It seems to me, we're all to blame
Push your matches, no more rain
Burn this fucking world today

[Danny]
I see the streets burn every time I fall asleep
I'm losing all my sanity
I can't hide from the voice
That speaks inside of me

I see the streets burn along with all my memories
I'm losing all my sanity
I can't hide from the voice
That speaks inside of me



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/h/hollywood_undead/street_dreams.html

Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

  • u
    0
    UnregisteredAug 8, 2012 at 12:15 am
    To me. Street dreams is basically. Taking pills to try to sleep. Try to dream. Trying to escape the pain, if only just for a moment. Then realizing no matter how much you want to, you can't have a dream. Because they've all been destroyed. And every time you close your eyes you see the worst things that could happen. You keep hearing the voice in your head telling you what to do, even though you know its not right. Street dreams. Is the hell hole I call life.
  • u
    0
    UnregisteredMay 9, 2012 at 12:08 am
    Street dreams means going to sleep so you can been in your dreams. They can't stand being awake because all it gives them is pain, but if dreaming is better then feeling the pain, why not just stay there. So really, street dreams is about staying in your dreams forever, sleeping to get to them or being awake just not knowing it because your on drugs to get to your dreams.
  • u
    0
    UnregisteredMar 25, 2012 at 5:10 am
    This song is really just about losing your mind. Nothing fancy. "i see the street burn every time i fall asleep, i'm losing all my sanity," "who's to judge who's insane," "all along it was true, it was me it wasn't you... " these are all things pointing to a person realising that they've completely lost their mind, as illustrated in the line "i've lost my mind, so save the knife. " even insane people have moments of clarity, and in these moments there are thoughts of suicide. (i know this from a family member who lost her mind and killed herself.) so those of you that say this song means so much to you. I advise you get some help.

    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.
    U
    Min 50 words
    Not bad
    Good
    Awesome!
    Explain

    Write an explanation

    Your explanation
    Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
    20 words
    Good
    Cool
    Awesome!
    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.
    ×