Turd on the Run

Composers: Mick Jagger & Keith Richards
Recording locations: Sunset Sound Studios, Los Angeles, USA December 1971-March 1972
Never performed onstage

 

Lead vocals: Mick Jagger
Electric guitars: Keith Richards & Mick Taylor
Drums: Charlie Watts
Upright acoustic bass:Bill Plummer
Background vocals: Mick Jagger & Keith Richards
Harmonica: Mick Jagger
Piano: Nicky Hopkins
Maracas: Bobby Keys
 

Grabbed hold of your coat tail but it come off in my hand
I reached for your lapel but it weren't sewn on so grand
Begged, promised anything if only you would stay
Well I lost a lot of love over you

Yeah, that's right

Fell down to my knees and I hung on to your pants
But you just kept on running while they ripped off in my hands
Diamond ring, vaseline, you give me disease
Well I lost a lot of love over you

Ah baby

I boogied in the ballroom, I boogied in the dark
Tie your hands, tie your feet, throw you to the shark
Make you sweat, make you scream, make you wish you'd never been
I lost a lot of love over you
 

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