The Heart That You Own

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Dwight Yoakam

Dwight David Yoakam (born October 23, 1956) is an American singer-songwriter, actor and film director, most famous for his pioneering country music. Popular since the early 1980s, he has recorded more than twenty-one albums and compilations, charted more than thirty singles on the Billboard Hot Cou… more »

I pay rent on a run-down place There ain't no view but there's lots of space In my heart The heart that you own
I pay the rent
Pay it right on time
Baby I pay you every single dime
For my heart The heart that you own

Used to be I could love here for free
Way back before you bought the property Now I pay daily on what once was mine
Lord I probably owe you
For the tears that I cry

'Cause I pay rent on a run-down place There ain't no view but there's lots of space In my heart The heart that you own

I struggle each night to find a new way
To pay what I owe
Just so I can stay
I ain't overdue So you can't throw me out
I've loved here for years Don't know where I'd go now

'Cause I pay rent on a run-down place There ain't no view but there's lots of space In my heart The heart that you own
In my heart, the heart that you own

Written by: DWIGHT YOAKAM

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