I know its only Rock and Roll but I like it!

I know its only Rock and Roll (but I like it!)”

Oh, the parenthetical irony.

Go to YouTube and watch Tina Turner on stage with the Stones in an energetic live version of this classic or if you want to see what rock videos looked like pre-MTV (what?), check out this beauty. An all-time great album cover too.

Song (click for full lyrics): Its only Rock and Roll (but I like it!)

Artist: The Rolling StonesThe Rolling Stones Its Only rock & roll

Album: It’s Only Rock ‘N’ Roll

Year: 1974

Leave a comment below. Let me know if you have corrections or suggestions. Do you own this music on vinyl, CD, or download for your iPOD?
Why is this lyric important to you? What lyrics would you add to Lyrical Wisdom?

2 responses to “I know its only Rock and Roll but I like it!

  1. How about adding the line from one of the best known songs of all time: Piano Man by Billy Joel.

    The line goes: “They’re sharing a drink they call loneliness, but it’s better than drinking alone.”

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