No Such Thing Lyrics

Chris Cornell


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Chris Cornell
album: No. 1 track in album Carry On
release date: 2007-6-5
popularity : 8 users have visited this page.
length: 3:45
assistant engineer: Dave Colvin
guitar: Brian Ray, Chris Cornell
bass: Miles Mosley
drums: Nir Z
mix: Steve Lillywhite, Todd Parker
producer: Steve Lillywhite
recording: Todd Parker
vocal: Chris Cornell

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I saw the world, it was beautiful
But the rain got in and ruined it all
Then I tried to be invisible
It was impossible
Even for me

I laughed at love, it was a big mistake
In the absence of I filled it with hate

'Cause there's no such thing as nothing
Yeah there's no such thing as nothing at all

I had the brains not to think at all
But the rain got in
And I thought too hard
On the world, and as usual
I slumped too far into the void

I tried to make everything meaningless
But the rain got in and made it a mess

'Cause there's no such thing as nothing
Yeah there's no such thing as nothing at all
Yeah there's no such thing as nothing
But my finger's on the trigger
And I'll turn off the world

So what gives me the right
To think that I could throw away a life?
Even mine

And what makes you believe
That you could get away with getting old?
Overlapping me

Maybe to lose or to save your soul
Is a choice of how you fill the hole

And the rain got in

'Cause there's no such thing as nothing
Yeah there's no such thing as nothing at all
There's no such thing as nothing
But my finger's on the trigger
And I'll turn off the world

Track Listing

  • 1 No Such Thing
  • 2 Poison Eye
  • 3 Arms Around Your Love
  • 4 Safe and Sound
  • 5 She'll Never Be Your Man
  • 6 Ghosts
  • 7 Killing Birds
  • 8 Billie Jean
  • 9 Scar on the Sky
  • 10 Your Soul Today
  • 11 Finally Forever
  • 12 Silence the Voices
  • 13 Disappearing Act
  • 14 You Know My Name