59k
Like

Riff: Tim McGraw – “Highway Don’t Care”

Feb 4, 2013

I bet you got a dead cell phone in your shotgun seat/Yeah, I bet you’re bending God’s ear talking ’bout me.

from Highway Don't Care lyrics by Tim McGraw

The inspiration for one of her first tell-all musical diary entries, Taylor Swift gets to connect with the real thing on this heartfelt duet which in the wake of a dramatic break-up, comes to the conclusion that major public roads aren’t capable of providing much in the way of emotional support.

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.

What is a RIFF?

A RIFF is a bonsai-trimmed song review in 300 characters or less, plugging your favorite lyric. Create your own, vote others to the TOP - the lyric is your oyster.

More Riffs

Real Lies – “North Circular”

Icona Pop – “Get Lost”

White Lung – “Down it Goes”

Morrissey – “The Bullfighter Dies”

Jessie Ware – “Tough Love”

Etta James – “At Last”

24-Carat Black – “Gone Are the Promises of Yesterday”

Sunny Day Real Estate – “In Circles”

Busdriver – “Ego Death”

Becky G – “Shower”