Jewel - Stand Lyrics

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Credits
publisher: ©DOWNTOWN MUSIC PUBLISHING LLC , Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley
release date: 2003-6-3
popularity : 223 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Pop Folk, World, & Country
styles: Soft Rock/Electro/Pop Rock
length: 3:15
producer: Jewel and Lester Mendez
electric guitar: David Levita and Rusty Anderson
bass: Paul Bushnell
keyboard: Lester Mendez
acoustic guitar: Mark Oakley
snare drum: Abe Laboriel Jr.
composer: Lester Mendez, Jewel
lyricist: Jewel
Lyrics
Walk in a corner shop
See a shoplifting cop
See the old lady with a gun
See the hero try to run
Nothing's what it seems, I mean
It's not all dirty, but it's not all clean
There's children paying bills
There's monks buying thrills
There's pride for sale in magazines
There's pills for rent to make you clean
Marvin Gaye, there's no brother, brother
Woody Guthrie's land can't feed Mother

[Chorus]

Mothers weep, children sleep
So much violence ends in silence
It's a shame there's no one to blame
For all the pain that life brings
If you will just take me It might just complete me
And together we can make a stand

A waitress brings me lunch
We meet but do not touch
On TV, D.C. is selling lies
While in the corner, King's dream dies
Go to the counter, pay for me and my friend
A homeless man pulls out a roll, says it's on him
The mayor has no cash
He said he spent it on hookers and hash

[Chorus]

You will love me, I will love you

[Chorus]



Track Listing
Enhanced CD 1
  • 1 Stand
  • 2 Run 2 U
  • 3 Intuition
  • 4 Leave the Lights On
  • 5 2 Find U
  • 6 Fragile Heart
  • 7 Doin' Fine
  • 8 2 Become 1
  • 9 Haunted
  • 10 Sweet Temptation
  • 11 Yes U Can
  • 12 U & Me = Love
  • 13 America
  • 14 Becoming

  • Album Information
    label: Atlantic
    country(area): United States
    format: Enhanced CD
    barcode: 075678363825
    script: Latin