Something Like That Lyrics

Tim McGraw


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., OLE MM
writers: Rick Ferrell, Keith Follese (2)
album: Track 9 in album A Place in the Sun
release date: 1999-5-4
popularity : 154 users have visited this page.
genres: Pop Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country
length: 3:04

Cover Art

Tim McGraw A Place in the Sun cover art
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It was Labor Day weekend I was seventeen
I bought a Coke and some gasoline
And I drove out to the County Fair
And when I saw her for the first time
She was standing there in the ticket line
And it all started right then and there
Oh a sailor's sky made a perfect sunset
And that's a day I'll never forget

I had a barbecue stain on my white t-shirt
She was killing me in that mini-skirt
Skippin' rocks on the river by the railroad tracks
She had a sun tan line and red lipstick
I worked so hard for that first kiss
A heart don't forget something like that

It was five years later on a south-bound plane
I was headed down to New Orleans
To meet some friends of mine for the Mardi Gras
When I heard a voice from the past
Coming from a few rows back
When I looked I couldn't believe just what I saw

She said I bet you don't remember me
And I said only every other memory

I had a barbecue stain on my white t-shirt
You were killing me in that mini-skirt
Skippin' rocks on the river by the railroad tracks

You had a sun tan line and red lipstick
I worked so hard for that first kiss
A heart don't forget something like that

Like an old photograph
Time can make a feeling fade
But the memory of the first love
Never fades away

I had a barbecue stain on my white t-shirt
She was killing me in that mini-skirt
Skippin' rocks on the river by the railroad tracks

She had a sun tan line and red lipstick
I worked so hard for that first kiss
A heart don't forget, no a heart don't forget
I said a heart don't forget something like that
Oh, not something like that


Track Listing


Digital Media 1
  • 1 The Trouble With Never
  • 2 Seventeen
  • 3 She'll Have You Back
  • 4 Somebody Must Be Prayin' for Me
  • 5 My Best Friend
  • 6 Senorita Margarita
  • 7 Some Things Never Change
  • 8 You Don't Love Me Anymore
  • 9 Something Like That
  • 10 Please Remember Me
  • 11 Carry On
  • 12 My Next Thirty Years
  • 13 Eyes of a Woman
  • 14 A Place in the Sun