The best Foo Fighters lyrics

2 December 2020, 16:00

Dave Grohl on stage with Foo Fighters in January 2016
Dave Grohl on stage with Foo Fighters in January 2016. Picture: Scott Dudelson/Getty Images

We celebrate some of Dave Grohl’s greatest ever lyrics, from Big Me to Run via Everlong and more.

  1. "I wonder, when I sing along with you, if everything could ever feel this real forever?"

    Everlong, 1997

  2. "Run and tell all of the angels, this could take all night. I think I need a devil to help me get things right."

    Learn To Fly, 1999

  3. "It’s you I fell into."

    Big Me, 1995

  4. "I still remember every single word you said, and all the shit that somehow came along with it."

    Monkey Wrench, 1997

  5. "One of these days the clocks will stop and time won’t mean a thing.”

    These Days, 2011

  6. "Don’t let it go to waste, I love it but I hate the taste."

    All My Life, 2002

  7. "You make me dizzy running circles in my head."

    Breakout, 1999

  8. "There goes my hero, he’s ordinary."

    My Hero, 1997

  9. "It’s times like these you learn to live again."

    Times Like These, 2002

  10. "I’m the voice inside your head… you refuse to hear.”

    The Pretender, 2007

  11. "It’s a shame we have to disappear, no one’s getting out of here alive."

    D.O.A., 2005

  12. "My past is getting us nowhere."

    A Matter Of Time 2011

  13. “In another perfect life / In another perfect light / We run.”

    Run, 2017


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