Darling of the Underground Press

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The Black Crowes

The Black Crowes are an American rock band formed in 1989. Their discography includes nine studio albums, four live albums and several charting singles. The band was signed to Def American Recordings in 1989 by producer George Drakoulias and released their debut album, Shake Your Money Maker, the f… more »

So the story goes that you
Sold your soul for delusions of beauty and courage  While young at heart is a nice place to start 
Can the truth hold all this baggage 

So tell all you foes
 Because my friends know
That your white flag ain't no sign for surrender 
And those books that you've read have gone straight to your head
And made you the great pretender

I've heard that it's good to think before you speak  Though I've heard that it's good to bathe once a week

So tell me how it feels it if even seems real
To be the darling of the underground press
Baby please can I see some ID 
I don't believe you come from a royal family

I've heard that it's good to think before you speak  Though I've heard that it's good to bathe yourself once a week
Oh I've heard that it's good to look before you cross 
No one, no one will ever find you if you don't get yourself lost

Written by: CHRIS ROBINSON, CHRISTOPHER MARK ROBINSON, RICH ROBINSON, RICH S. ROBINSON

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

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Darling of the Underground Press