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01. Coal Makes Diamonds

If I’m a desert
My face is the wind
I know where I’m going and I know where I’ve been.
You’re the horizon and the wide open space
I surround you caressing your face
There’s not a limit to the things that I’d do
I’d give you stars
But the stars wouldn’t do.
You’re like the lava burning buried below.
An eruption but too early to show

We are islands
Hear our sirens (we wade)
When the pressure heightens
Our coal makes diamonds (we wade)

With a flood comes a shift in the soil.
Our blood runs thicker than oil.
Like erosion cutting straight to the core.
No human nature ever felt this before.
We become an unbreakable vow.
I’m gonna hold you up
Higher than love
It feels like flying.

We are islands
Hear our sirens (so we wade)
When the pressure heightens
Our coal makes diamonds (so we wade)

Lay it down in front of me
Lay it down in front of me
Lay it down in front of me
Lay it down
Lay it down

02. Driver

I guess we’re standing right where we belong
Wearing life like I have a loose t shirt on
As slowly time plays I get in the way
Like the things I’d love to do to you can’t be good for the soul.

We can pull the top down
We’re never gonna look back
So we just Drive
Yeah we just Drive
Yeah we just Drive
So we just Drive

Winding down the beach, you, me sunset
Hair blown back so wild I could never forget
Like a picture taken time stands still, can’t look away
Burning bright gold, orange, red so good for the soul.

We can pull the top down
We’re never gonna look back
So we just Drive
Yeah we just Drive
Yeah we just Drive
So we just Drive

These are the times to remember
Moments held in our hearts
We’ve been smiling all day
And driving into the stars.
So we just Drive
Yeah we just Drive
Yeah we just Drive
So we just Drive

03. Heart Go Bang

There she stood in front of me
With eyes painted bluer
Than the first day of the summer
And the last sight of the moon.
As the stars fell all around her
What an astonishing view
That took away the last breath
Ever shared between two.
As I reached into her mouth
With open eyes to see it all
I felt the comfort of her lips press to me
Up against the wall
A wall of history and past lives that we hung within a frame
It was the first day of forever and I never was the same.

I never knew this side of me
I never felt like this before
You make my heart go bang
I know that we’ve only begun

We let the silence speak for us
And we stood there in the wind
I could read her like the blind read Braille goose bumps on her skin.
Like a fever breaking all around her white dress in the rain
It was the first day of forever
And I never was the same

I never knew this side of me
I never felt like this before
You make my heart go bang
I know that we’ve only begun

Lay with me
We don’t need anything
But who we are

I’ll never let you go
It’s who we are
I will never leave you
When I’m standing right in front of you
I see who I am.

04. I Want It

To all of you in the way
I push you aside.
Flames burn down together
I refuse to ignite.
I won’t walk away (that is not in me)
I’m here to stay

I raise my hands in grace
Pray for the ones I wish I could erase
We are who we are and we’ll be who we’ll be
Live for the moment and the mystery of
Everybody owns a scar
To show us how we got this far
We are who we are and we’ll be who we’ll be
Don’t ever think you’ll take away the fight in me

I want it
I want it more than you ever did.

Here’s to starting over.
I heard you’re shutting down shop
Boy I’m taking it over
I’m never gonna stop
Here’s to the ones who said that you couldn’t win
Here’s to the crazies getting under your skin
They’re always gonna talk
But I’m never gonna stop.
I won’t walk away
I want it, crave it, bottle up and save it
I’m here to stay
I want it crave it, I won’t behave I’ll turn it up more

We raise our hands in grace
Pray for the ones we wish we could erase
We are who we are and we’ll be who we’ll be
Live for the moment and the mystery of
Everybody owns a scar
To show us how we got this far
We are who we are and we’ll be who we’ll be
Don’t ever think you’ll take away the fight in me

I want it,
I want it more than you ever did.

05. We Know Where You Go

I never knew you felt this way
Even on a sunny day
I wish I could’ve seen your pain
I would’ve never let you walk away
How could I let it get this far
Tell me what you’re going through
‘Cause every time you run away
Just know I follow you.

We know where you go
We’re watching you close
We know where you go
We know that you’ve tried
Your heart’s died and goodbye
Seems the only way to go
But please stay with us.

I see your heart light fade
I know you’re hiding in the woods
Where you would sing to us from high up in the trees
I want my friend back.

We know where you go
We’re watching you close
We know where you go
We know that you’ve tried
Your heart’s died and goodbye
Seems the only way to go
But please stay with us.

If only for a moment
You’d open your eyes
And see the you that I knew before
If only you could own it
Open the skies

So you can feel the rain fall
Wash away the night crawl
Reaching for an end to your war
We would give you everything and more

We know where you go
We’re watching you close
We know where you go
We know that you’ve tried
Your heart’s died and goodbye
Seems the only way to go
But please stay
Please stay with us.

06. The Lucky One

Out of the blue came the sun
You bottled it up in times of rain
You carry it with you where ever you go
You share it with people that have different names
Whether to wait or weather the storm
Or leave it to fate, it’s one in the same
As long as you’re with me we can move on
As long as you’re here I’m the lucky one…

We don’t know
Which way the wind blows
And for how long
We’re starting over…

How do we do this on our own
Where do we go when life gets oh so emotional
Wow do we do this on our own
We don’t

You are the rain conductor
The sunset operator
When the sky goes dark
You’re the star locator
Like an old lost instrument
We play this key together
I’m the lucky one and I’ll be that way forever

You came, we saw
A smile that conquered it all

How do we do this on our own
Where do we go when life gets oh so emotional
It’s easy to see we’re one in the same
One heart, one star, we are
How do we do this on our own
Where do we go when life gets oh so emotional
How do we do this on our own
We don’t

07. Break Ground

Pain comes
Lonely
Weekend shoulder
Been here before

Mopped up
Step down
So prominent
So loud
I can’t belong

It’s only in my mind
So wide-eyed other side
I can be wrong
When rain comes
It’s priceless
Do what ever works best
Been here before

If I could be good enough
I would be blown away
I can be their everyone
I can be there everyday
If I could be good enough
That I could just glow
If I could let go
Then I could change the world
But I can’t stop always tearing myself down
I can be good enough…
And I will break ground…

I focus on the dawn
When something doesn’t feel right
I feel it in my bones
Like God is throwing stones
Yeah I’m gonna find the light
When the weight of what you’re going through
Is bigger than your will to change
You have to start somewhere
Despair won’t wear well ever again

If I could be good enough
I would be blown away
I can be their everyone
I can be there everyday
If I could be good enough
That I could just glow
If I could let go
Then I would change the world
But I can’t stop always tearing myself down
I can be good enough…
And I will break ground…

Proud, calm, loud, strong, heart, soul, I let go

08. Leave it in the Dressing Room (Shake it Up)

Time
What you gonna do
With your time
‘Cause it’s calling you
Abomination (so far)
You never have time for anyone
Are you living it up
Or packing it in
Hear everyone say
I think it’s time we shake it up

We’ve been here for centuries
Now it’s time we shake it up
What we came we came to do
Yeah we came to shake it up
When we came we came for real
Yea we came to shake it up
I wanna shake it up

Down…
It’s your thing
Get your face first falls
When I call you to the middle of the ring

Abomination (so far)
You never have time for anyone
Are you living it up
Or packing it in
Hear everyone say
I think it’s time to shake it up

We’ve been here for centuries
Now it’s time we shake it up
What we came we came to do
Yeah we came to shake it up
When we came we came for real
Yeah we came to shake it up
I wanna shake it up

09. Houston Heights

I wanna light my soul on fire
Sit back and watch it burn
Then call my enemies over
And let them take their turn
Let’s see whose flame burns brighter
Let’s see who is ready to quit
Let’s talk about where you come from
And what you’re gonna do with it

We want the same thing
But it just ain’t good enough
We want the whole world
But it just ain’t good enough
We wanna stay cool
But it just ain’t good enough
We keep our nose clean
But it just ain’t good enough

You know nothing about me
You’re always gonna doubt me
So try to live without my
Passionately crazy
Allergic to the lazy
I’m walking into work like “fuck yeah”
Never waste a minute…
Of the moment ‘cause I’m in it
The chance that I’ve been given, right?
The life that I am living
Forgiveness is for giving
So fuck it, fuck it, come on

We want the same thing
But it just ain’t good enough
We want the whole world
But it just ain’t good enough
We wanna stay cool
But it just ain’t good enough
We keep our nose clean
But it just ain’t good enough

I believe this is my life
It’s your life, it’s our life, in all life
We mould like it’s fucking clay
I believe this is my life
It’s your life, it’s our life, in all life, it’s all life yeah
I believe this is my life
It’s your life, it’s our life, in all life
We mould like it’s fucking clay
I believe this is ours…

10. Time Changes Everything

Look forward to the break down
Pay attention to the worst
The uneducated fail rate
They said it wouldn’t hurt.

Time changes everything
So remarkable
Time changes all
Time changes everything
But be careful what you wait for

Fake it till you make it
Consistency the yolk
If you live like someone’s watching you
You’ll be the egg that never broke

No more screaming, “someone save me”
No more echoing the fail
Where there’s wine… be a hurricane
Cut the anger set the sail
Set the sail
Set it

Time changes everything
So remarkable
Time changes all
Time changes everything
But be careful what you wait for

I never needed to win
I never needed anything
I never need to win at all
I never needed to win
I never needed to win
I will stand here in awe
So I stand…