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Breaking my back just to know your name
Seventeen tracks and I've had it with this game
I'm breaking my back just to know your name
But heaven ain't close in a place like this
Anything goes but don't blink you might miss
Cause heaven ain't close in a place like this
I said heaven ain't close in a place like this
Bring it back down, bring it back down tonight
Never thought I'd let a rumor ruin my moonlight

Well somebody told me
You had a boyfriend
Who looked like a girlfriend
That I had in February of last year
It's not confidential
I've got potential

Ready? Let's roll onto something new
Taking it's toll and I'm leaving without you
Cause heaven ain't close in a place like this
I said heaven ain't close in a place like this
Bring it back down, bring it back down tonight
Never thought I'd let a rumor ruin my moonlight

Well somebody told me
You had a boyfriend
Who looked like a girlfriend
That I had in February of last year
It's not confidential
I've got potential
A rushin', a rushin' around

Pace yourself for me
I said maybe baby please
But I just don't know now
When all I wanna do is try

Well Somebody told me
You had a boyfriend
Who looked like a girlfriend
That I had in February of last year
It's not confidential
I've got potential
A rushin', a rushin' around

Somebody told me
You had a boyfriend
Who looked like a girlfriend
That I had in February of last year
It's not confidential
I've got potential
A rushin', a rushin' around

Somebody told me
You had a boyfriend
Who looked like a girlfriend
That I had in February of last year
It's not confidential
I've got potential
A rushin', a rushin' around



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    skye_blue00Oct 24, 2008 at 5:47 pm
    he likes this girl and is trying to get to know her,then he hears something about her and it ruins his night.
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    UnregisteredAug 15, 2012 at 7:16 pm
    Brandons vocal track was slowed down so thats why he sounds diff, i think it a song about a girl like most of his songs, hes trying to go date but shes playing hard to get, some people new they were in talks with several record labels so they were going to get signed eventually, he talks to girl but never ends up taking her home, hes mormon and knows the dive bars they are playing are not heavenly(good place to be in) the girl likes the thin model guy type that is somewhat feminine more than metro sexual that is a bit girly so someone told him shes into guys that are close to the body types if girls hes gone out with
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    UnregisteredMar 4, 2012 at 9:24 pm
    I luv this song i heard it in when it first came out and im still listening but u guys should listen to "the motto" its the beast. O my god becky look at her butt tunechi
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    UnregisteredOct 12, 2011 at 3:43 am
    Brandon is in love with a girl, he is trying to know more anout her ("im breaking my back just to know your name") but then somebody told him that she is a lesbian.
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    iluvTaylorSwift96May 15, 2009 at 3:56 am
    man i had no idea they were from the killers! this use to be my favorite song back in 06 and i had no idea who it was from!!

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