Billy Bragg Fight Songs



5 Tracks From His Forthcoming Album

Sept 1991 Go! Discs (CD), BBPCD 1
Promo CD for 'Don't Try This At Home' contains Sexuality/North Sea Bubble/Moving The Goalposts/You Woke Up My Neighbourhood/Tank Park Salute

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You Woke Up My Neighbourhood
As I wait for sleep to drag me under
In the evening gloom I sit and wonder
The words I should have said to you
The things I always meant to do
The bad dreams that all came true

Chorus:
You woke up my neighbourhood
Night after night we would row
You woke up my neighbourhood
Things are pretty quiet round here now

When I think of how we were together
I know we couldn't be like that for ever
Beneath the Seven Sister stars
The night we let it go too far
I slept out in the car

Chorus

I remember skipping on the porch tilll it grew cold
I remember feeling like I was eight years old

Somersaults across the lawn
Singing dancing up till dawn
Every now and then we'd have a row
You woke up my neighbourhood
Things are pretty quiet round here now

Chorus (repeat)