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Riff: Tegan and Sara – “Guilty As Charged”

Jan 29, 2013

I rethink everything I’ve ever said/Desperate, I still can’t get you out of my head.

from Guilty As Charged lyrics by Tegan and Sara

Making Kylie‘s “Can’t Get You Out Of My Head” appear a picture of restraint, this twinkling electro-ballad is yet another admission of obsessive love, which with its “I am sure you’ll always be mine” sentiment, suggests the object of their affections may want to take out a restraining order.

Riff by Jon O'Brien

Jon O'Brien is a UK-based staff writer for SONGLYRICS. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire and has written thousands of biographies and reviews for Allmusic.com, among several other pieces for established music publications.

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