Anthems for a Seventeen Year‐Old Girl Lyrics

Broken Social Scene


album: Track 7 in album You Forgot It in People
release date: 2002-10-15
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length: 4:36
violin: Jessica Moss
guest instrument: Jessica Moss
lead vocals: Emily Haines
writer: John Crossingham, Emily Haines, Jessica Moss, James Shaw, Brendan Canning, Kevin Drew, Charles Spearin, Justin Peroff

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Used to be one of the rotten ones and I liked you for that. (x3)


Now you're all gone got your make-up on and you're not coming back.
Can't you come back?

Used to be one of the rotten ones and I liked you for that. (x3)


Now you're all gone got your make-up on and you're not coming back.

Bleaching your teeth, smiling flash, talking trash, under your breath.
Bleaching your teeth, smiling flash, talking trash, under your breath.
Bleaching your teeth, smiling flash, talking trash, under your breath.
Bleaching your teeth, smiling flash, talking trash, under my window.

Park that car, drop that phone, sleep on the floor, dream about me. (x13)

Park that car, drop that phone.
Park that car, drop that phone. (dream about me)
Park that car, drop that phone.
Park that car, drop that phone. (dream about me)
Park that car, drop that phone.

Used to be one of the rotten ones and I liked you for that.
Now you're all gone got your make-up on and you're not coming back.

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Capture the Flag
  • 2 KC Accidental
  • 3 Stars and Sons
  • 4 Almost Crimes (Radio Kills remix)
  • 5 Looks Just Like the Sun
  • 6 Pacific Theme
  • 7 Anthems for a Seventeen Year‐Old Girl
  • 8 Cause = Time
  • 9 Late Nineties Bedroom Rock for the Missionaries
  • 10 Shampoo Suicide
  • 11 Lover’s Spit
  • 12 I’m Still Your Fag
  • 13 Pitter Patter Goes My Heart