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Riff: Tim McGraw – “Tinted Windows”

Feb 4, 2013

I know I didn’t pop the question right/But that diamond looked good in the dashboard light

from Tinted Windows lyrics by Tim McGraw

Recalling the lustful concerns of a teenage love, where privacy was the biggest priority when it came to buying a motor, the album’s big lighters-in-the-air ballad may provide a sting in the tail to its rose-tinted nostalgia but still comes off second best to Tina Turner in the steamy window stakes.

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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