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Ready To Be Loved
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 Posted: Sun Apr 5th, 2020 05:19 am
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SongWriterJoe
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Been awhile since I posted one of my songs.. so:

Title: Ready To Be Loved
Lyrics Copyright 2020 © Joe Givens
(Rock/Country Rock Style..?)

I'm ready
I'm ready
My heartrate's increasin' steadily..
I'm ready.. so ready to be loved.

It's been so long..
Since I've felt that magic deep inside..
And I'll sure know.. when its there .. 
Cuz something like that can't hide.

I'm ready..
I'm ready..
My heartrate's increasin' steadily..
I'm ready.. so ready to be loved..

You can't fool a lonely heart..
it knows just what it needs..
Go ahead and waste your time..
You never will succeed.

I'm ready..
I'm ready..
My heartrate's increasin' steadily
I'm ready.. so ready to be loved..
Won't find it on the radio
Or in the stars above.. 

I'm ready.. So ready to be loved..

Last edited on Sun Apr 5th, 2020 05:21 am by SongWriterJoe



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 Posted: Mon Apr 6th, 2020 02:31 am
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RainyDayMan
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I like it Joe! I can see it fitting that Country Rock style.

Nothing too complicated, just easy to sing along to.



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 Posted: Mon Apr 6th, 2020 11:33 pm
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Andrea
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Hi Joe, I like the feel of this. I agree with RDM, should be easy to sing along with.

My only hitch, I do not understand this:
"You can't fool a lonely heart..
it knows just what it needs..
Go ahead and waste your time..
You never will succeed.



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 Posted: Sat Jul 11th, 2020 12:19 am
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MASempine
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I'm good with it. I don't even have a problem with the lines that bothered Andrea a little bit.

I don't agree that you can't fool a lonely heart, but Joe is a different guy with a different heart. Maybe his couldn't be fooled



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 Posted: Mon Aug 17th, 2020 03:07 am
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jdtaper
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I love this song! It sounds like one of Garth Brooks' stripped-down songs (If Tomorrow Never Comes, The Dance, The River). Way to go!



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