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50 Best Ever Hit Music Lyrics
"White lips, pale face. Breathing in snowflakes. Burnt lungs, sour taste. Light's gone, day's end. Struggling to pay rent. Long nights, strange men." No, Ed's massive hit isn't about Mr T and B.A. Baracus - it's actually about addiction to Class A drugs. Apparently Ed found inspiration for the song during a gig he played at a homeless shelter.