add artist photo
Add Explanation
Add Meaning

I Wanna Be Committed lyrics

New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Sweet – I Wanna Be Committed lyrics


I Wanna Be Committed (Repeat Twice)

I thought I was a space age cowboy
I thought I was a sweet and sour chow-boy
I thought I was a thinker
A juvenile drinker
I thought I had some kind of a brain
'till they told me I just a rumour
A cheap and nasty looner
But it turned out I was just insane

I wanna be committed
Insanity permitted
I wanna be committed (from my mind)
I wanna be committed
Don't let me be remitted
I wanna be committed (if you don't mind)

Well at the dance last Saturday night
He was a rockin' and a rollin' and a holding her tight
'till he got his hands on her
But when he started out to play
She kept a pushing me away
'till he got a funny feeling
He was walking on the ceiling
And someone was heard to say 'If you don't mind, sir. '
I don't mind

I thought I was a teenage dream-boy
With a, brain made of solid plastic alloy
I thought I was a tripper
There ain't nobody hipper
But it turned, I was going down the drain

(Repeat Chorus Twice)

I Wanna Be Committed (Repeat 3 times) from my mind

Lyrics taken from

  • Email
  • Correct
Corrected byJGMelville


      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
      This page is missing some information about the song. Please expand it to include this information. You can help by uploading artist's image, adding song structure elements, writing song meaning or creating lyrics explanation.