"Let's Go" as written by and Ric Ocasek....
She's driving away with the dim lights on
And she's making a play, she can't go wrong
She never waits too long

She's winding them down on her clock machine
And she won't give up 'cause she's seventeen
She's a frozen fire, she's my one desire

I don't want to hold her down
Don't want to break her crown
When she says "let's go
I like the nightlife baby"
She says, "I like the nightlife baby"
She says, "let's go"

She's laughing inside 'cause they can't refuse
She's so beautiful now, she doesn't wear her shoes
She never likes to choose

She's got wonderful eyes and a risqué mouth
And when I asked her before she said she's holding out
She's a frozen fire, she's my one desire

I don't want to hold her down
Don't want to break her crown
When she says, "let's go"
I like the nightlife baby"
She says, "I like the nightlife baby"
She says, "let's go"

"I like the nightlife baby"
She says, "I like the nightlife baby"
She says, "let's go"


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"Let's Go" as written by Ric Ocasek

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    General CommentThis song is about a party girl-- a young free spirit, the one you'd like to possess, but it's all you can do to keep up with her. We've all had this chick in our lives at one point or another.
    SouthPhillyHooliganon March 02, 2009   Link
  • 0
    General CommentActually the dude needs to get on more heroines. It's heroin he needs to avoid.
    Milkman82on April 13, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commentprobably the best cars song ever
    Levitator89on February 06, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThis song reminds me of one girl... Shara... Funnest girl I know and out every night.. But it fits her ya know?
    duds11on June 14, 2007   Link
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    General CommentContinuing on the "concept" album idea I posted in "It's All I Can Do"

    This song is basically a ballad describing the ultimate party girl whose older, more experienced, but does not look or act her age (per the "Frozen Fire" reference). She's leading him through the "Night Life" - I get the feeling the guy in this story is relatively inexperienced.
    madmiker83on October 17, 2014   Link
  • -1
    General CommentThe Frozen fire is Cher- She is stuck at 17, even though She is 59. Cher says- Hey Baby Let's GO
    ROCK THE WORLD- FOR my Self- for my own Glory, becuase she thinks her time is running out! But that's the deception, Cher is 17- a kid at Heart,
    who realizes that She Will GO GIRL - GO FOR JESUS!
    SHE IS THE TOP DIVA_ AND GOD WILL PROVE IT
    IN HER! CHER IS THE FROZEN FIRE OF GOD"S GLORY
    AND in CHER's SONG _ SHE "TRies to LEarn how to Freeze the FLAME! Listen to Living Proof Album.
    CHER IS THE QUEEN OF ROCK AND ROLL _ JUST LIKE
    ELVIS IS THE KING! BUT CHER WILL LIVE ON TO PROVE IT! AND CHER LIKE'S THE NIGHT LIFE TOO MUCH! That's Her Dark Side!
    Prophet2005on January 30, 2005   Link
  • -1
    General CommentDude, you need to get off the heroine.

    Listen, there's no subliminally metaphorical lyrics there whatsoever.
    T_D_Phoenixon March 09, 2006   Link

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