I'm on the Up Lyrics

UB40


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Jim Brown, Ali Campbell, Robin Campbell, Earl Falconer, Norman Hassan, Brian Travers, Michael Virtue, Terrence Oswald Wilson
album: Track 10 in album Cover Up
release date: 2001-10-22
popularity : 6 users have visited this page.
genres: Hip Hop Reggae
styles: Dub/Pop Rap/Reggae-Pop
length: 3:14

Cover Art

UB40 Cover Up cover art
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Thing's ain't so bad
They sure could be better
Thing's ain't so good
But I'm sure it won't last
Storm clouds above
But I got my umbrella
I would if I could
I can't change the past

[Chorus:]
I'm on the up
My futures tomorrow
Why should I worry
All I've got to find
Is another sad someone
Who'll happily give me
Must enough loving
For their peace of mind

Things are a drag
But I'll get it together
Things make you strange
But that's how it goes
I always say sorry
So no one remembers
I caused the pain
When I struck the first blows

[Chorus:]

Things ain't so good
But I'm not complaining
Things could be worse
I don't need to tell you
Hang out your washing
It's gonna start raining
Thunder clouds burst
So tell me what's new

[Chorus:]


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Rudie
  • 2 Sparkle of My Eyes
  • 3 Really
  • 4 The Day I Broke the Law
  • 5 Let Me Know
  • 6 Cover Up
  • 7 Walk on Me Land
  • 8 Something More Than This
  • 9 Everytime
  • 10 I'm on the Up
  • 11 Look at Me
  • 12 Since I Met You Lady
  • 13 Walked in the Rain
  • 14 Write Off the Debt