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Rusty Cage

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“Rusty Cage” is a song by the American rock band Soundgarden. Written by frontman Chris Cornell, “Rusty Cage” was released in 1992 as the third single from the band’s third studio album, Badmotorfinger (1991). The song became an instant hit and was released as a single in several different formats. The song was included on Soundgarden’s 1997 greatest hits album, A-Sides and the 2010 compilation album Telephantasm. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ I'm gonna break my rusty cage and run ... I'm gonna break my ... But I'm gonna break

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Anonymous wrote on May, 28th 2008 at 12:29pm:
If I remember correctly, this may have been the first hit off of "Badmotorfinger" - Johnny Cash even covered it!! This is just a straight-ahead, hard-hitting ROCK song, and a great showcase for Chris Cornell's voice - loved that he played it on his recent solo tour (he still has the pipes : ) !!!

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