"Bitch" as written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards....
Feeling so tired, can't understand it
Just had a fortnight's sleep
I'm feeling so tired, I'm so distracted
Ain't touched a thing all week

I'm feeling drunk, juiced up and sloppy
Ain't touched a drink all night
I'm feeling hungry, can't see the reason
Just ate a horse meat pie

Yeah when you call my name
I salivate like a Pavlov dog
Yeah when you lay me out
My heart is beating louder than a big bass drum, alright

Yeah, you got to mix it child
You got to fix it must be love
It's a bitch
You got to mix it child
You got to fix it but love
It's a bitch, alright

Sometimes I'm sexy, move like a stud
Kicking the stall all night
Sometimes I'm so shy, got to be worked on
Don't have no bark or bite, alright

Yeah when you call my name
I salivate like a Pavlov dog
Yeah when you lay me out
My heart is bumpin' louder than a big bass drum, alright

I said hey, yeah I feel alright now
Got to be a
Hey, I feel alright now
Hey hey hey
Hey hey yeah

Lyrics submitted by spliphstar

"Bitch" as written by Dave Willard Anthony/burrell Kelly, Ricardo/staff Ducent

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, ABKCO Music Inc.

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  • +3
    General CommentThis is a glorious, dirty rocker from the stones. The well-up-in-the-mix horns are great too!
    Boss Manon July 23, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General Commentright lyrics are:
    ITS A BITCH, listen to them
    there is a line big bass drum, these lines are bout Charlie...
    Strahinja-BELGRADEon September 25, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General CommentIt's also an awesome rocker by the Stones.
    Balleron March 27, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General CommentOne of the best straight-ahead rock 'n roll songs ever. I'm glad to see what the lyrics are in some places, 'cause as with several Stones songs they're kind of muddled to my ears just from listening to the recording. On this one in particular I had not figured out that Jagger was singing "Pavlov dog."

    However, I do think the second line isn't "just had a fortnight's sleep," but "just had a full night's sleep." Could be wrong, but doesn't that make more sense?
    greendreameron February 08, 2014   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI used to think he was saying something about Charlie having the sticks--eh i dunno. Thats not right and I have read that it's "child" not "Charlie". One thing though---"my heart starts beating like a big bass drum" is definetly wrong. It's --"my heart is beating louder than a big bass drum." It's a pretty clever song, one which the almighty Keith Richards saved when the rest of the band couldn't get it right.
    JumpyJackon November 12, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti love this song much. Stones rule
    heyjude55on April 02, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI always feel like I'm living through the early 70s whenever I listen to this song.
    spunkychickon October 10, 2010   Link
  • 0
    MemoryBitch like cant u hear me knocking Is the glimmer twins most drug related era songs (album) .bitch has to do with fixing (cooking) heroin junkies will crawl through glass to get a fix .while love is addictive so is dope . Many junkies don't need sex !!!
    michael10706on January 03, 2014   Link

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