"Echo Park" as written by Jimmy Harry and Ryan Cabrera....
Today It Rained in L.A.
Smog's been beatin' down for awhile
Drove up a hill where I could feel the ocean
And see for miles

Feels like the top of the world
Right here the world's all mine
Here I lie watching the cars on the highway
You're one of those lights that's driving away

I'm standing in the dark wondering where you are
I'm leaving my heart here in Echo Park
Today you said you were leavin'
Couldn't let you see me cry

You can take what you want to
But won't let you take my pride
Feels like the top of the world
Right here the world's mine


And the cars look smaller from here
And the sky looks bigger from here
And now that everything is clear
Everything falls apart


Lyrics submitted by Bobo1doG

"Echo Park" as written by Ryan Cabrera Jimmy Harry

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    General CommentYeah first 2 comment. Does any one know the real meaning of this song. it's a good song and it sounds like a girlfriend cheated on him.
    coldevilcriticon March 10, 2005   Link
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    General CommentThink of this song as the one you're crushing going away to college. So you say your goodbyes and go to a local spot where no one will be, because you're a guy, to be sad.
    someguitarguyon April 13, 2005   Link
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    General Comment*sighs* i dnt no watit means actualli =S but yet i absolutely luv this song for sum reason !! it reeli gets to me..
    WeaSeLLon December 03, 2005   Link
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    General Commentthis song is actually just what it sounds like...hes talking about echo park in LA and the first time we went there...when he refers to "you" in the song hes talkingg to the city itself. awesome song.
    spartanjcon February 21, 2006   Link
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    General Commentsounds like his girlfriend left him or cheated... sad song
    Pinkbutterflyon June 20, 2007   Link

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