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"Baba O'Riley" Lyrics

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Out here in the fields
I fight for my meals
I get my back into my living
I don't need to fight
To prove I'm right
I don't need to be forgiven

Don't cry
Don't raise your eye
It's only teenage wasteland

Sally ,take my hand
Travel south crossland
Put out the fire
Don't look past my shoulder
The exodus is here
The happy ones are near
Let's get together
Before we get much older

Teenage wasteland
It's only teenage wasteland
Teenage wasteland
Oh, oh
Teenage wasteland
They're all wasted!
  • submitted by Matt
  • corrected by todd; Danny on October 11th, 2005
  • written by Pete Townshend
  • copyright with Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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    Like 020-03-2007 22:11
    classic. it just disappoints me that so many people never heard until it was edited for CSI.
    Like 011-03-2007 01:48
    THIS SONG KICKS ASS!!!!!!!!!!!! omg in one epi. of House on fox, whe is like pretending to play this on the panio on his desk and then vogler comes in and house does the drum part in the beginning!!!!! it is so frickin funny!
    this song rox!
     ben_yo_24 says:
    Like 027-01-2007 04:32
    definitly my favorite of the who
     Square_Enix says:
    Like 017-10-2006 17:20
    Alright, I just made a mixed playlist with this song and a few others on iTunes, and I have to tell you guys about it. I put the song "Get It Poppin'" by Fat Joe right after Baba O'Riley, and the fade between the two songs is so awesome. It works out perfectly, which is really weird. You have to try this if you have iTunes.
     BoSound says:
    Like 007-09-2006 20:30
    Awesome song, [lyrics=]Don't cry Don't raise your eye[/lyrics]. According to my friend this song was also used in the opening of Girl Next Door.....Can anyone confirm it?
     Wackyducky says:
    Like 025-07-2006 13:07
    quote: "it is a great song, the guitar intro is great, i also like that they play it at New York Yankee Games before the players come out on the field, it gives me chills....I am a die hard yankee fan"

    Y'know, I'm European but when visited NYC, we went to Yankees game and I was shocked. My mom gave me strange look when I said "CSINY!"

    Before you say anything, I knew the band before CSI shows :p
     Gervais66 says:
    Like 027-05-2006 03:43
    > > > god dam the whos BEST FUCKIN SONG i love this song even though i like the haardcore shit like COB> > >
     Chrisrocks53 says:
    Like 006-04-2006 13:41
    what an excellent song
     AGI21391 says:
    Like 005-04-2006 02:28
    this song was not written about nam it was written for the rock opera lifehouse that was never completed most of the songs from lifehouse ended up on who's next
     ilpadrino113 says:
    Like 015-02-2006 21:06
    screw CSI, the song doesn't have anyhting to do with the show. The song was originally about Vietnam and the kids that were sent to fight. There are plenty of other Who songs that would have worked better than this one
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