New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.

Fireflies and dogfights
Runnin' hot in the heat
Street noise, another bribe
Things too hard to believe
So head out

My heart's in the country
My feet's in the city with you
All my friends are eatin' sushi
Talkin' bad about you know
Who-who-who
My tongue's talkin' riddles
But I just can't seem to find a clue
So I take a swig of whiskey
And jump into the saddle with
You-you-you

And I just can't seem to break the
Shackles of the city boy blues
I got the city boy blues
I got the city boy blues
I got the city boy blues
I got the city boy blues
And I just can't seem to break the
Shackles of the city boy blues

Cats in the alley
Rats in my snakeskin boots
All my neighbors think I'm crazy
And my girl thinks I'm losin' my
Cool-cool-cool

And I just can't seem to break the
Shackles of the city boy blues
I got the city boy blues
I got the city boy blues
I got the city boy blues
I got the city boy blues
And I just can't seem to break the
Shackles of the city boy blues

Don't look to jesus to change
Your seasons
It's the american dream
Souls of gypsies, road of stone
Can't seem to find no peace-
So head out

And I just can't seem to break the
Shackles of the city boy blues
And I just can't seem to break the
Shackles of the city boy blues
I got the blues, I got the blues, got
The city boy blues
And I just can't seem to break the
Shackles of the city boy blues
And I just can't seem to break the
Shackles of the city boy blues
And I just can't seem to break the
Shackles of the city boy blues
I got the blues, I got the blues
I got the blues, I got the blues
I got the blues, I got the blues
I got the blues, I got the blues



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/m/motley_crue/city_boy_blues.html

Correct | Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

      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
      Unregistered
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      Explain

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
      10 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.
      ×