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The Day I Tried To Live

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“The Day I Tried to Live” is a song by the American grunge band Soundgarden. Written by frontman Chris Cornell, “The Day I Tried to Live” was released in 1994 as the second single from the band’s fourth studio album, Superunknown (1994). The song peaked at number 13 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart. The song was included on Soundgarden’s 1997 greatest hits album, A-Sides. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ I learned that I was a liar (One more time around ... One more time around might do it ... One more time around (One more time around

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More songs by Soundgarden (See Charts): Like Suicide, Loud Love, Flower, Slaves & Bulldozers, Blow Up The Outside World, Superunknown, My Wave, Big Dumb Sex, Mind Riot, and Jesus Christ Pose.

Popular in Grunge (See Charts): Smells Like Teen Spirit, Black Hole Sun, Come As You Are, Heart-Shaped Box, In Bloom, You Know You'Re Right, Rape Me, Spoonman, Aneurysm, and Sliver.


Anonymous wrote on May, 18th 2008 at 8:26pm:
have u listened to the words of this song? deep!!

Anonymous wrote on May, 17th 2008 at 10:03pm:
Another gem off of 'Superunknown' cd; no wonder it was so popular - it's loaded w/great songs!!

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