Walking Contradiction Song Lyrics

Green Day

credits


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Billie Joe Armstrong, Frank E., Iii Wright, Frank Edwin Wright Iii, Michael Pritchard, Mike Dirnt, Mike Pritchard, Mike Ryan Pritchard, Tre Cool
album: Track 14 in album Insomniac
release date: 1995-10-9
popularity : 83 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock
styles: Alternative Rock/Pop Punk/Punk
length: 2:32
producer: Rob Cavallo and Green Day
mixer: Jerry Finn
engineer: Kevin Army
additional engineer: Richard Huredia and Bernd Burgdorf
composer: Green Day
lyricist: Billie Joe Armstrong

Album Information

label: Reprise Records
country(area): Europe
format: CD
barcode: 093624604624
script: Latin

Cover Art

Green Day Insomniac cover art

Lyrics

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Do as I say not as I do because
The ****'s so deep you can't run away
I beg to differ on the contrary
I agree with every word that you say
Talk is cheap and lies are expensive
My wallet's fat and so is my head
Hit and run and then I'll hit you again
I'm a smart *** but I'm playing dumb

Standards set and broken all the time
Control the chaos behind a gun
Call it as I see it even if
I was born deaf, blind and dumb
Losers winning big on the lottery
Rehab rejects still sniffing glue
Do as I say not as I do because
The ****'s so deep you can't run away
I beg to differ on the contrary
I agree with every word that you say
Talk is cheap and lies are expensive
My wallet's fat and so is my head
Hit and run and then I'll hit you again
I'm a smart *** but I'm playing dumb

Standards set and broken all the time
Control the chaos behind a gun
Call it as I see it even if
I was born deaf, blind and dumb
Losers winning big on the lottery
Rehab rejects still sniffing glue
Do as I say not as I do because
The ****'s so deep you can't run away
I beg to differ on the contrary
I agree with every word that you say
Talk is cheap and lies are expensive
My wallet's fat and so is my head
Hit and run and then I'll hit you again
I'm a smart *** but I'm playing dumb

Standards set and broken all the time
Control the chaos behind a gun
Call it as I see it even if
I was born deaf, blind and dumb
Losers winning big on the lottery
Rehab rejects still sniffing glue
Do as I say not as I do because
The ****'s so deep you can't run away
I beg to differ on the contrary
I agree with every word that you say
Talk is cheap and lies are expensive
My wallet's fat and so is my head
Hit and run and then I'll hit you again
I'm a smart *** but I'm playing dumb

Standards set and broken all the time
Control the chaos behind a gun
Call it as I see it even if
I was born deaf, blind and dumb
Losers winning big on the lottery
Rehab rejects still sniffing glue

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Armatage Shanks
  • 2 Brat
  • 3 Stuck With Me
  • 4 Geek Stink Breath
  • 5 No Pride
  • 6 Bab’s Uvula Who?
  • 7 86
  • 8 Panic Song
  • 9 Stuart and the Ave.
  • 10 Brain Stew
  • 11 Jaded
  • 12 Westbound Sign
  • 13 Tight Wad Hill
  • 14 Walking Contradiction