Hang 'Em High

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Van Halen is an American hard rock band formed in Pasadena, California, in 1972. Its 1978 debut album, Van Halen—featuring guitarist Eddie Van Halen, vocalist David Lee Roth, drummer Alex Van Halen, and bassist Michael Anthony—is widely considered to be among the most "original" and "revolution… more »

Somewhere, he lost it in a turn
Now trouble seems to fit him like a glove  First come, first served, he's serving it back
He travels light, without a pack, without love
He comes from nowhere and he turns on his own
Late for the hanging, yes he's headed for the moon
And hang 'em high

 Leather cross his thighs  Blasting out the night, his cap hides his eyes
One eye on the road, price upon his head
One ear to the ground, he's listening to the dead

He comes from nowhere and he turns on his own
Late for the hanging, yes he's headed for the moon
And hang 'em high

 Blind to himself, and he's laughing up his scheme  Looking back in anger, the city is relieved  Vision of light, child of the night passing by

 Blind to himself, he's laughing up his scheme  Looking back in anger, the city is relieved 
A vision of light, child of the night passing by

 Leather cross his thigh  Blasting out the night, his cap hides his eyes
One eye on the road, price upon his head
One ear to the ground, he's listening to the dead

He comes from nowhere, and he turns on his own
Late for the hanging, yes he's headed for the moon
And hang 'em high

Written by: ALEX VAN HALEN, EDWARD VAN HALEN, DAVID ROTH, MICHAEL ANTHONY

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

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Hang 'Em High