Billy Idol Shock to the System Lyrics

Cyberpunk Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 [untitled]
  • 2 Wasteland
  • 3 [untitled]
  • 4 Shock to the System
  • 5 Tomorrow People
  • 6 Adam in Chains
  • 7 Neuromancer
  • 8 Power Junkie
  • 9 [untitled]
  • 10 Love Labours On
  • 11 Heroin
  • 12 [untitled]
  • 13 Shangrila
  • 14 Concrete Kingdom
  • 15 [untitled]
  • 16 Venus
  • 17 Then the Night Comes
  • 18 [untitled]
  • 19 Mother Dawn
  • 20 [untitled]
  • Whoa yeah
    It was a night, L.A., burning bright
    Oh what a night
    Say yeah,come on
    It makes my world stand still
    Ah riot, rape, race and revolution, ah yeah
    Here come the fire, and my world burns still
    You say yeah

    Well, you can rock this land baby you

    [Chorus]
    Like a shock to the system
    I feel good, well alright
    Like a shock to the system

    Say yeah, ain't it irie

    It was a night
    Hell of a night, L.A., it really was
    Oh what a riot
    I said yeah, come on
    It makes my life feel real
    Fear police and civil corruption oh yeah
    Is there a man who would be king
    And the world stood still
    Ah yeah loud

    You can rock this land baby
    Yeah

    [Chorus]

    I said yeah, come on baby
    Shock to the system
    Feel good, well alright
    Like a shock, shock to the system
    I say yeah, I say yeah, I say yeah
    Come on baby

    Yeah, well you can rock this land baby

    [Chorus]

    I say yeah
    Ain't it irie

    Shock to the system
    It feel good, well alright
    Like a shock to the system
    I say yeah
    I say yeah
    I say yeah, come on baby

    Shock to the, shock to the
    Shock to the system
    Loud I gotta
    Shock to the, shock to the
    Shock to the system
    Yeah I gotta
    Shock to the, shock to the
    Shock to the system
    Yeah I gotta
    Shock to the, shock to the
    Shock to the system
    You could be king
    Or I could be king
    Yeah well
    You could be king
    Or I could be king
    Well I gotta
    You could be king
    Say it louder
    The world still burns
    You could be king
    I could be king
    Yeah well
    You could be king
    Say it louder
    I could be king
    You could be king
    Say it louder
    The world still burns

    Written by: Mark younger-Smith, billy idol
    Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC

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