Here I come again now baby
Like a dog in heat
Tell it's me by the clamor now baby
I'm like a cat that screams

Now I've been smoking for so long
You know I'm here to stay
Got you in a stranglehold baby
You best get out of the way

Road I cruise is a bitch now baby
And no you can't turn me 'round
And if a house gets in my way baby
You know I'll burn it down

You remember the night that you left me
You put me in my place
Got you in a stranglehold now baby
You better trust your fate

Sometimes you want to get higher
Sometimes you gotta start low
Some people think they gonna die someday
I got news you've never got to go

Come on come on up
Come on come on up
Come on come on up
Come on come on up
Come on come on baby
Come on come on up
Come on come on baby
Come on come on
Road I cruise is a bitch now baby
And no you can't turn me 'round
An' if a house gets in my way baby
You know I'll burn it down
You remember the night that you left me
You put me in my place
Got you in a stranglehold now baby
You better trust your fate


Lyrics submitted by StarzBSL04, edited by saidentary

Stranglehold song meanings
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  • +3
    General CommentThis is an awesome song. I can't believe more people haven't commented on it. :-\
    x_nikole_xon October 13, 2004   Link
  • +2
    General CommentThis is one of those songs where no one really knows what some of the words are. I'm pretty sure it's not "cross your way" OR "crush your face"
    Oh yeah, and it's not "Gonna cruise is a bitch now baby"...(what part of that even makes sense?!?! ) It's "the road I cruise is a bitch now baby" GEEZ. Either way, it's still a kick ass song no matter what anyone says lol.
    the_sweetness07on October 19, 2007   Link
  • +1
    General CommentI'm going to vote for Fred Bear as governor of Michigan
    Lord Wilhelmon April 19, 2003   Link
  • +1
    General CommentYeah this song actually rocks man, sweet guitar.

    He tried to go a little Led Zeppelin with all the orgasmic moaning though.
    Muzzyon April 30, 2003   Link
  • +1
    General CommentBest Ted Nugent song ever. I love to listen to this while playing Mario Bros. Puts me in the zone I guess. I 'm surprised there aren't more comments too.
    kmk_natashaon December 24, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General CommentBEST NUGENT SONG EVER!!! I LISTENED TO HIM PLAY THIS LIVE A FEW YEARS BACK IN NORTH DAKOTA WHEN I WAS STATIONED THERE, AND TRUST ME, IF YOU THINK IT SOUNDS GOOD RECORDED, YOU HAVE NO IDEA HOW SWEET IT SOUNDS LIVE!!!
    misplaced_surferon March 08, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThis song RocKs !!!
    comfortably_numb1on June 12, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThe opening riffs is sick and so is the drums at the start.....first time i heard this i kept replaying that drum part......
    jdjon August 15, 2006   Link
  • +1
    General CommentTed Nugent is the man..not gonna lie....
    bkbowhunter66on January 30, 2007   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThis song has to be one of the sexiest ever written.
    tessabeeon June 29, 2009   Link

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