Friday Lyric Quiz, #449

It’s 2012, the spring TV season is upon us, and pitchers and catchers report in six weeks.  No need to get sad about the conclusion of the holidays.  I am speaking to myself here.
No theme this week – just a lovely hodgepodge of songs, some good, some truly terrible.  Enjoy and happy Friday!  
Friday Lyric Quiz #449 [scroll down for last week’s answers]

1. “We’ve tried to wash our hands of all of this, we never talk of our lacking relationships” (late 90s)

2. “Settle for a girl from the upper-town, send it to the crowd that’s gathered round” (mid-2000s)

3. “Who counts the money underneath the bar, who rides the wrecking ball into our guitars” (mid-80s)

4. “Now I believe in what you say is the undisputed truth, but I have to have things my own way, to keep me in my youth” (late 70s)

5. “Cause the spirit of Jah, you know he leads you on” (early 80s)

6. “Street lights blink on through the car window, I get the time too often on AM radio” (early 90s)

7. “Staring blankly ahead just making my way, making a way through the crowd” (early 2000s)

8. “And she’ll be waiting on me naked with one of my chains on” (early 2010s)

9. “I do believe it’s true, that there are roads left in both of our shoes” (mid-2000s)

10. “Your never-ending spree of death and violence and hate is gonna tie your own rope” (mid-90s)

Answers to Friday Lyric Quiz #448

1. “To my friends in New York I say hello, my friends in LA they don’t know”
Good Life, One Republic

2. “Excuse me, but I might drink a little bit more than I should tonight”
Give Me Everything, Pitbull

3. “You’re so supersonic, wanna feel your powers, stun me with your lasers”
E.T., Katy Perry

4. “Suede inside, engine roaring, it’s the big boy, you know what I pay for it”
Black and Yellow, Wiz Khalifa

5. “And you want to steer but I’m shifting gears, I’ll take it from here”
Moves Like Jagger, Maroon 5

6. “Love is great, love is fine, out the box, out of line”
S&M, Rihanna

7. “If my body was on fire, ooh, you’d watch me burn down in flames”
Grenade, Bruno Mars

8. “You are wrong … change the voices in your head, make them like you instead”
F*ckin Perfect, P!nk

9. “Now money is the root to the evilist ways, but have you ever been so hungry that it keeps you awake”
Written in the Stars, Tinie Tempah

10. “It’s hard to feel the rush, to rush the dangerous”
The Edge of Glory, Lady Gaga


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