Like a Tattoo Lyrics

Sade


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Stuart Matthewman, Helen Adu, Andrew Hale
album: Track 4 in album Love Deluxe
release date: 1992-11-11
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length: 3:38
arranger: Sade
vocal: Leroy Osbourne
writer: Andrew Hale, Sade Adu, Stuart Matthewman

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He told me sweet lies of sweet loves
Heavy with the burden of the truth
And he spoke of his dreams
Broken by the burden
Broken by the burden of his youth

Fourteen years he said
I couldn't look into the sun
She saw him laying at the end of my gun
Hungry for life
And thirsty for the distant river

I remember his hands
And the way the mountains looked
The light shot diamonds from his eyes
Hungry for life
And thirsty for the distant river

Like the scar of age
Written all over my face
The war is still raging inside of me
I still feel the chill
As I reveal my shame to you

I wear it like a tattoo
I wear it like a tattoo
I wear it like a tattoo

Track Listing

  • 1 No Ordinary Love
  • 2 Feel No Pain
  • 3 I Couldn't Love You More
  • 4 Like a Tattoo
  • 5 Kiss of Life
  • 6 Cherish the Day
  • 7 Pearls
  • 8 Bullet Proof Soul
  • 9 Mermaid