Who Sang Shut It Tight? T‐Bone Burnett

T‐Bone Burnett Proof Through the Night cover art
Release information
Release Date: 1983
Genre: Rock
Style: Country Rock
length: 3:01
I find it hard sometimes to say the way that I feel
I do the very things I hate to do
I act like a child and I'm afraid of what is real
And so I try to cover up the truth

I stumble like a drunk along this crazy path I walk
I have a hundred thousand questions too
I'll go to any length to prove that nothing is my fault
Then later on I will deny the proof

I don't like to win but then again I hate to lose
And in between is something I can't stand
I don't care what you think and I hope that you approve
I am just an ordinary man

Sometimes I want to stop and crawl back into the womb
And sometimes I cannot tell wrong from right
But I ain't gonna quit until I'm laid in my tomb
And even then they better shut it tight

  • 1 The Murder Weapon
  • 2 Fatally Beautiful
  • 3 After All These Years
  • 4 Baby Fall Down
  • 5 The Sixties
  • 6 Stunned
  • 7 Pressure
  • 8 Hula Hoop
  • 9 When the Night Falls
  • 10 Hefner and Disney
  • 11 Shut It Tight