On my Mind
Rebelution Lyrics


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You got me screaming from the top of my lungs
When are you ever gonna give me some?
I hope you come around from time
And everything will be just fine, fine, fine cause
I see that you got what I want
I see that you got what I need, yeah
So come on baby, come and get with me, oh-oh-oh, yeah
It seems like yesterday
The words were on the tip of my tongue
But now I feel like a rat in a cage
Girl, you've got me sprung because

Love, a love, a la love it is on my mind
A love, a love, a la love it's on my mind
A love, a love, a la love it's on my mind
A love, a love, a la love it's on my mind

Well, you never even talk to me
I'm not a beggar, but I'm down on my knees
Oh, if I ever get the courage to do, yeah
Oh, half of the things I wanted to do to you
I saw you walking away in a distance now
Whoa ooh, whoa ooh, ooh whoa, yeah
Walking away in a distance now, oh, oh, yeah

It seems like yesterday
The words were on the tip of my tongue, ooh
But now I feel like a rat in a cage
Girl, you've got me sprung because

Love, a love, a la love it is on my mind
A love, a love, a la love it's on my mind
A love, a love, a la love it's on my mind
A love, a love, a la love it's on my mind

Oh yeah, it's on my mind
It's on my mind
It's on my mind
It's on my mind, yeah, yeah
Oh, oh, yeah
Oh, yeah, ey yeah




Oh, oh, yeah, yeah, yeah
Ah, aha, yeah

Overall Meaning

The song "On My Mind" by Rebelution talks about an unrequited love that the singer has been experiencing. From the very first line of the song, "You got me screaming from the top of my lungs, when are you ever gonna give me some?" it's clear that the singer is quite frustrated with the fact that he's not getting any attention from the girl he's in love with. He's hoping that someday she'll notice him and they can be together, and that everything will be "just fine, fine, fine." The lyrics, "I see that you got what I want, I see that you got what I need, yeah, so come on baby, come and get with me, oh-oh-oh, yeah" are an expression of the singer's strong desire to be with this girl.


The second verse sees the singer admitting that he's never really spoken to the girl he's in love with. He mentions the fact that he's not a beggar, but he's down on his knees, hoping that someday she'll pay attention to him. He's also quite frustrated at the fact that he's never been able to tell her all the things he wanted to do to her if he ever got the chance. The chorus is repeated throughout the song, emphasizing the fact that love is constantly on the singer's mind. The song ends with a few repetitions of the chorus and some ad-libs.


Line by Line Meaning

You got me screaming from the top of my lungs
You have my heart racing and emotions running high to the point where I cannot contain my feelings anymore and I just want to shout from the rooftops.


When are you ever gonna give me some?
When will you reciprocate my feelings and give me a chance to be with you?


I hope you come around from time
I hope that you will occasionally think of me and the possibility of us being together.


And everything will be just fine, fine, fine cause
If you give me a chance, everything will fall into place and we can be happy together.


I see that you got what I want
I can see that you possess the qualities and attributes that I am looking for in a partner.


I see that you got what I need, yeah
I can see that you have the potential to fulfill my emotional and physical needs in a relationship.


So come on baby, come and get with me, oh-oh-oh, yeah
I am inviting you to take a chance and explore what could be an amazing connection between us.


It seems like yesterday
It feels like it was only recently that I realized my romantic interest in you.


The words were on the tip of my tongue
I had so many things I wanted to say to you about my feelings, but I held back because I was afraid of how you might react.


But now I feel like a rat in a cage
I feel trapped and unable to act on my feelings or share my emotions with you.


Girl, you've got me sprung because
I am deeply attracted to you and cannot stop thinking about you, even though you may not feel the same way about me.


Love, a love, a la love it is on my mind
Thoughts of love and a potential romantic connection with you are constantly on my mind.


Well, you never even talk to me
You don't give me the time of day or acknowledge my existence, which makes it even harder for me to express my feelings to you.


I'm not a beggar, but I'm down on my knees
I have too much self-respect to beg for your attention or affection, but I am still hoping that you will notice me and give me a chance.


Oh, if I ever get the courage to do, yeah
I am waiting for the right opportunity to arise where I can muster up the courage and vulnerability to express my feelings to you.


Oh, half of the things I wanted to do to you
I have imagined so many scenarios in my head where we could be together and share intimate moments, but I am too afraid to act on them without knowing how you feel.


I saw you walking away in a distance now
I have watched you walk away from me so many times that it has become a painful reminder of how distant our connection really is.


Whoa ooh, whoa ooh, ooh whoa, yeah
I am overwhelmed with sadness and disappointment every time I see you walk away or ignore me.


Oh yeah, it's on my mind
I cannot get you out of my head, no matter how hard I try.


Ah, aha, yeah
I am resigned to my feelings for you, even though I know it may not work out and I may end up getting hurt.




Lyrics © Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
Written by: Eric Ariel Rachmany, Marley David Williams, Rourke Carey, Wesley Dallas Finley

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Most interesting comment from YouTube:

@gilbertsanchez8009

You got me screaming from the top of my lungs
When are you ever gonna give me some?
I hope you come around from time
And everything will be just fine fine fine, cause
I see that you got what I want
I see that you got what I need, yeah
So come on baby, come and get with me
It seems like yesterday
The words were on the tip of my tongue
But now I feel like a rat in a cage
Girl, you've got me sprung because
Love, love, love is on my mind
Well, you never even talk to me
I'm not a beggar but I'm down on my knees
If I ever get the courage to do, yeah
Oh half of the things I wanted to do to you
I saw you walking away in a distance now, Whoa oh yeah
Walking away in a distance now, whoah yeah
It seems like yesterday
The words were on the tip of my tongue
But now I feel like a rat in a cage
Girl, you've got me sprung because
Love, love love, its on mind
Love, love, love, its on my mind
Oh yeah, its on my mind



All comments from YouTube:

@DANYAYLA7123

There's not one Rebelution song I don't like. Love this band! <3

@gilbertsanchez8009

You got me screaming from the top of my lungs
When are you ever gonna give me some?
I hope you come around from time
And everything will be just fine fine fine, cause
I see that you got what I want
I see that you got what I need, yeah
So come on baby, come and get with me
It seems like yesterday
The words were on the tip of my tongue
But now I feel like a rat in a cage
Girl, you've got me sprung because
Love, love, love is on my mind
Well, you never even talk to me
I'm not a beggar but I'm down on my knees
If I ever get the courage to do, yeah
Oh half of the things I wanted to do to you
I saw you walking away in a distance now, Whoa oh yeah
Walking away in a distance now, whoah yeah
It seems like yesterday
The words were on the tip of my tongue
But now I feel like a rat in a cage
Girl, you've got me sprung because
Love, love love, its on mind
Love, love, love, its on my mind
Oh yeah, its on my mind

@mattchoochoo7136

This is music for ppl who have been thru hard times in life and revolution speaks positive out of negative! Everything aint about cannabis fool but cannabis is positive stay positive jackwagon!

@mrJTfilmproductions

Well said

@jdoubledizzle8424

Great message, but it's rebelution my bro.

@shaunnemeth2509

Rebelution has got me through se very dark times!! Great band greater lyrics goes straight to the heart n it's the only way i have found to fully express how i feel majority of the time.

@voltag3man

this is music. the precise definition of it actually.

@Bro_Vet_Grows_360

Just getting off night shift. Driving through the hills of port Angeles Washington, bangin this timeless song on the way home. Still loving it over a decade later

@jeffersoncerf181

2021 & still love this song!! ❤️❤️❤️ great memories!!

@08996688

I love Rebelution and I love this song.

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