Making fun of music, one song at a time. Since the year 2000.
Check out the two amIright misheard lyrics books including one book devoted to misheard lyrics of the 1980s.
(Toggle Right Side Navigation)

Song Parodies -> "God Gave Something Back"

Original Song Title:

"God Says Nothing Back"

 (MP3)
Original Performer:

The Wallflowers

Parody Song Title:

"God Gave Something Back"

Parody Written by:

Royce Miller

The Lyrics

I admire the Wallflowers' ability to write lyrics, including "God Says Nothing Back". They give us something to think about.
Seems like the world is full of clowns
Sweet rain from heaven still trickles down
Mercy from somewhere in heaven comes
overhead are angels
Dropping angel crumbs
In the morning, tomb has empty glow
God gave something back
And he told us so
He told us so


God blesses us but we don't see
Sun and the moon
mountains and prairie
Northern lights dancing in the sky
Birds go sailing past the glowing sun
He counted every hair that on us grows
God gives something back
And he tells us so
he tells us so

Visions go rising, very grim
Black and deep tomb they laid him in
He's written something on the wall
No hallucination, some are in his arms
But a hardened heart sometimes we own
God gives something back
And he told us so
He told us so

We're still here and sweating, every rung
Let those who see something
Now be speaking up!
Back over the hill there stands a cross
See the open grave
Where does Jesus walk
he bought us with his blood so we are told
Death sure gave him back
And he told us so
He told us so

Your Vote & Comment Counts

The parody authors spend a lot of time writing parodies for the website and they appreciate feedback in the form of votes and comments. Please take some time to leave a comment below about this parody.

Place Your Vote

 LittleLots
Matches Pace of
Original Song: 
How Funny: 
Overall Score: 



In order for your vote to count, you need to hit the 'Place Your Vote' button.
 

Voting Results

 
Pacing: 5.0
How Funny: 4.8
Overall Rating: 5.0

Total Votes: 5

Voting Breakdown

The following represent how many people voted for each category.

    Pacing How Funny Overall Rating
 1   0
 0
 0
 
 2   0
 0
 0
 
 3   0
 0
 0
 
 4   0
 1
 0
 
 5   5
 4
 5
 

User Comments

Parody author did not authorize comments for this parody.


Link To This Page

The address of this page is: http://www.amiright.com/parody/2000s/thewallflowers0.shtml For help, see the examples of how to link to this page.

This is view # 519