It's not religion though I pray
Every minute of the day
Second to no one

A voice that shock my body
You sing and girls go naughty
I wanna be like you Johnny

Without a thought I'd kill my friends (to be like Johnny)
I wouldn't care If I could stop pretend (to be like Johnny)
Second to no one

My songs are weak and sleazy
I give it a try, but it sounds so cheesy
You make it look so easy!

That attitude, I want it so bad

I'm so pathetic when I try (to look like Johnny)
My mother says I'll never know what it's like
(to be you Johnny)
Second to no one

I want a taste of Johnny
I wanna sing I wanna speed I wanna breathe like you Johhny
I wanna be like Johnny!


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    General CommentAbout Johnny Cash, right? I'm guessing the line "Without a thought I'd kill my friends (to be like Johnny)" as a reference to the line from Folsom Prison Blues "I shot a man in Reno, just to watch him die."
    hemlock_echoon April 18, 2007   Link
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    Song Meaningit's about Jarvis Cocker, watch the video :)

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    headuphighon April 11, 2013   Link

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