MAROON 5 - Animals lyrics

Maroon 5's "Animals" is track #2 and the official second single from the band's fifth studio album "V". The wild song "Animals" was written by Adam Levine, Benny Blanco and Shellback, with the latter two serving as producers. Adam sings in the lyrics about eating his love interest alive in a metaphoric way of course. The 'scent' of his prey (the girl) turns him on so much he just can't resist his male instincts.

Animals lyrics

Baby I’m preying on you tonight
Hunt you down, eat you alive
Just like animals, animals, like animals
Maybe you think that you can hide
I can smell your scent for miles
Just like animals, animals, like animals

Baby I'm

So what you trying to do to me
It's like we can't stop, we're enemies
But we get along when I'm inside you
You're like a drug that's killing me
I cut you out entirely
But I get so high when I'm inside you


Yeah you can start over
You can run free
You can find other fish in the sea
You can pretend it’s meant to be
But you can’t stay away from me
I can still hear you making that sound
Taking me down, oh, under the ground
You can pretend it was me below

Baby I’m preying on you tonight
Hunt you down, eat you alive
Just like animals, animals, like animals
Maybe you think that you can hide
I can smell your scent for miles
Just like animals, animals, like animals
Baby I'm

So if I run, it's not enough
You're still in my head, forever stuck
But you can do, wha you wanna do
I love your lies, I'll eat 'em up
But don't deny the animal
That comes alive when I'm inside you

Yeah you can start over
You can run free
You can find other fish in the sea
You can pretend it’s meant to be
But you can’t stay away from me
I can still hear you making that sound
Taking me down, oh, under the ground
You can pretend it was me below

Baby I’m preying on you tonight
Hunt you down, eat you alive
Just like animals, animals, like animals
Maybe you think that you can hide
I can smell your scent for miles
Just like animals, animals, like animals
Baby I'm

Don’t tell no lie
You can’t deny
The beast inside
Yeah yeah yeah
No girl don't lie
You can't deny
The beast inside
Yeah yeah yeah

Just like animals, animals, like animals
Just like animals, animals, like animals

Baby I’m preying on you tonight
Hunt you down, eat you alive
Just like animals, animals, like animals
Maybe you think that you can hide
I can smell your scent for miles
Just like animals, animals, like animals
Baby I'm

Don’t tell no lie
You can’t deny
The beast inside
Yeah yeah yeah
No girl don't lie
You can't deny
The beast inside
Yeah yeah yeah



Songwriters: BENJAMIN JOSEPH LEVIN, JOHAN KARL SCHUSTER, ADAM LEVINE.
Lyrics © Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Universal Music Publishing Group

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