Best Songs About DrugsBeatlesFan1964
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No Surprises this one is up here
...be the death of me... - djpenquin999
It's not about drugs.. it was about a drawing by John's son.. when he asked about its name he said lucy in the sky with diamonds so he got an idea which was writing a song about it
This is about a painting of a girl named Lucy that one of their sons made. - djpenquin999
Whoever said its not about drugs is on acid. Look at what the title abbreviates to
Moral of the story
Never listen to watchmojo (they said its about lsd)
Best Song Ever - Glauberson
Roger waters said it wasn’t about drugs
This song's gloomy atmosphere and lyrics perfectly depict being trapped in a drug addiction. "Your life burns faster / obey your master! "
It's the anthem of all metal! Obey your master refers to, in my opinion, the fact that the drugs are controlling you and you have no control over stopping it.
Yes, it's about drugs but unlike some other songs on this list, this is an anti-drug song and it doesn't glorify drugs: it perfectly describes what drug addiction does to you and your life. Basically drugs ruin both:
"I’m your source of self-destruction",
"Twisting your mind and smashing your dreams. Blinded by me, you can’t see a thing",
"Life of death becoming clearer". - Metal_Treasure
Paul McCartney said that this is his ode to pot, and this is my favorite song by the Beatles. I think it's amazing. It can be easily taken for meaning love; however, lyrics like "I took a ride," and "Another kind of mind," should be some red flags for those who aren't open minded enough about it.
"This is a song about a substance we used to play with" - SoldierOfFortune
A song about cocaine. - Gasmaskboi19371945
This should be #1. It's EMINEM PEOPLE!
That's a great title for a song. - RockFashionista
SMOKE WEED EVERYDAY! - venomouskillingmachine
Definitely One Of My Favorites - BeatlesFan1964
I saw the video and in the beginning he took a pill and then the rest of the video he had this huge head.
Best Song about Drugs
One of the very few songs that just says "Guys just DON'T do it! ". - Fan_of_Good_Music
This is a magical song.
The version with Wilko Johnson is the best!
About Dr Timothy Leary and his acid trip experiments and philosophy - Billyv
Lol, 4 Marilyn Manson song in a row
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Top Remixes (5)
2. Purple Haze - Jimi Hendrix
3. Mr. Brownstone - Guns N' Roses
2. Day Tripper - The Beatles
3. The Needle and the Damage Done - Neil Young
2. White Rabbit - Jefferson Airplane
3. Purple Haze - Jimi Hendrix
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