LyricsYou Can't Always Get What You…

The Rolling Stones

Last update on: September 10, 2019

I saw her today at the reception A glass of wine in her hand I knew she would meet her connection

At her feet was her footloose man No, you can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes you find You get what you need I saw her today at the reception A glass of wine in her hand I knew she was gonna meet her connection At her feet was her footloose man You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes you might find You get what you need We went down to the demonstration To get my fair share of abuse Singing, "We're gonna vent our frustration If we don't we're gonna blow a fifty-amp fuse" You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes well you just might find You get what you need I went down to the Chelsea drugstore To get your prescription filled I was standing in line with Mr. Jimmy A man, did he look pretty ill We decided that we would have a soda My favorite flavor, cherry red I sung my song to Mr. Jimmy Yeah, and he said one word to me, and that was "dead" I said to him You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes you just might find You get what you need Oh yeah You get what you need--yeah, oh baby Oh yeah I saw her today at the reception In her glass was a bleeding man She was practiced at the art of deception Well I could tell by her blood-stained hands You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes you just might find You just might find You get what you need You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want You can't always get what you want But if you try sometimes you just might find You just might find You get what you need Oh yeah

5 Translations available5 Translations available
  • 923

Last activities

Synced byFelipe Blake
Translated byFelipe Blake

Musixmatch for Spotify and
iTunes is now available for
your computer

Download now