Free Advice

The Mamas & the Papas

FAVORITE (4 fans)

The Mamas & the Papas

The Mamas & the Papas (credited as The Mama's and the Papa's on the debut album cover and sometimes shortened to Mamas & Papas) were an American/Canadian vocal group (Denny Doherty was from Canada) who came to prominence in the 1960s. The group recorded and performed from 1965 to 1968 with a short reunion in 1971, releasing six albums and 11 Top 40 hit singles. They have sold nearly 40 million records worldwide. more »


Year:
1971
3:19
86 

 Watch: New Singing Lesson Videos Can Make Anyone A Great Singer

Once was a time I thought that love could be sold or bought
And everything fell in place for me. 
The fashion of passion I rationed with caution
Because of the notion the potion of passion
Had never been passed to me.
But since it was Sunday and sunny I went for a stroll. 
But peanuts and pigeons and people put me in a hole.
A blessing refreshing in you did unfold, 
Dispelling depressing distressing thoughts from my soul.
Once was a time I thought that love could be sold or bought
And everything fell in place for me. 
The fashion of passion I rationed with caution
Because of the notion the potion of passion
Had never been passed to me.
But now that you're by my side,
I find that I feel so satisfied,
Somebody must have lied to me.

 The easy, fast & fun way to learn how to sing: 30DaySinger.com


Genre:
Style:

Written by: John Edmund Andrew Phillips

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind

Discuss the Free Advice Lyrics with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these lyrics to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Free Advice Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 20 May 2022. <https://www.lyrics.com/lyric/30409676/The+Mamas+%26+the+Papas/Free+Advice>.

    Missing lyrics by The Mamas & the Papas?

    Know any other songs by The Mamas & the Papas? Don't keep it to yourself!

    Watch the song video

    Free Advice

    5,257
    66     5

    Browse Lyrics.com

    Quiz

    Are you a music master?

    »
    Which song was first sang by the band AJR?
    • A. Bang!
    • B. Way Less Sad
    • C. Burn the House Down
    • D. I'm Ready

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant explanation for any lyrics that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant explanation for any acronym or abbreviation that hits you anywhere on the web!

    The Mamas & the Papas tracks

    On Radio Right Now

    Loading...

    Powered by OnRad.io


    Think you know music? Test your MusicIQ here!