Shake Me Down Lyrics

Cage the Elephant


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Matt Shultz, Brad Shultz, Jared Champion, Daniel Tichenor, Lincoln Parish
album: No. 1 track in album Thank You, Happy Birthday
release date: 2011-1-11
popularity : 23 users have visited this page.
length: 3:42

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Shake me down,
Not a lot of people left around,
Who knows now,
Softly laying on the ground,
Not a lot people left around,

In my life, I have seen,
People walk into the sea,
Just to find memories,
Plagued by constant misery,
Their eyes cast down,
Fixed upon the ground,
Their eyes cast down

I'll keep my eyes fixed on the sun

Shake me down,
Cut my hair on a silver cloud,
Broken sound,
Softly laying on the ground,
Not a lot people left around,

In my past, bittersweet,
There's no love between the sheets,
Taste the blood, broken dreams,
Lonely times indeed,
With eyes cast down,
Fixed upon the ground,
Eyes cast down

I'll keep my eyes fixed on the sun

Turn back now its time for me to let go,
Way down had to find a place to lay low,
Lampshade turned around into a light post

Walk around the corner,
Never saw it coming still,
I try to make a move,
It almost stopped me from belief,
I don't wanna know the future,
But I'm like rolling thunder,

Even on a cloudy day,
Even on a cloudy day,
Even on a cloudy day,
Even on a cloudy day,
Even on a cloudy day,
Even on a cloudy day,
Even on a cloudy day,

I'll keep my eyes fixed on the
I'll keep my eyes fixed on the
I'll keep my eyes fixed on the sun

Shake me down,
Not a lot of people left around

Track Listing

  • 1 Always Something
  • 2 Aberdeen
  • 3 Indy Kidz
  • 4 Shake Me Down
  • 5 2024
  • 6 Sell Yourself
  • 7 Rubber Ball
  • 8 Right Before My Eyes
  • 9 Around My Head
  • 10 Sabertooth Tiger
  • 11 Japanese Buffalo
  • 12 Flow