Rolling Stones: You Can't Always Get What You Want | Song-Factsheet

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Song «You Can't Always Get What You Want» von Rolling Stones.

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Veröffentlichungsdaten: 1969 07 04 (Single), 1969 11 29 (Album)
Label: Decca F 12952, Decca SKL 5025
Songwriter Jagger-Richards
Produktion: Jimmy Miller
Genre: Rock - Bluesrock, Rock - Progrock

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Rolling Stones
Jagger-Richards
Jimmy Miller

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I saw her today at the reception A glass of wine in her hand I knew she would meet her connection At her feet was a footloose man No, you can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometime you find You get what you need I saw her today at the reception A glass of wine in her hand I knew she was gonna meet her connection At her feet was a footloose man You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes well you might find You get what you need And I went down to the demonstration To get my fair share of abuse Singing, We're gonna vent our frustration If we don't we're gonna blow a 50-amp fuse You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes well you just might find You get what you need I went down to the Chelsea drugstore To get your prescription filled I was standing in line with Mr. Jimmy And man, did he look pretty ill We decided that we would have a soda My favorite flavor, cherry red I sung my song to Mr. Jimmy Yeah, and he said one word to me, and that was dead I said to him You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes you just might find You get what you need You get what you need, yeah, oh baby I saw her today at the reception In her glass was a bleeding man She was practiced at the art of deception Well I could tell by her blood-stained hands You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes you just might find You just might find You get what you need You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes you just might find You just might find You get what you need