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"Paper Bag" is a song by American singer-songwriter Fiona Apple, released as the third single from her second studio album, When the Pawn… (1999). The song earned Apple a Grammy Award nomination for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance for the 43rd Grammy Awards (2001).

Apple wrote "Paper Bag" following an experience in which she mistook a paper bag for a dove. The event took place in Los Angeles following recording sessions for her previous studio album, Tidal (1996); Apple, reportedly… read more

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  • Avatar for bedtime-stories
    Such a masterpiece.
  • Avatar for hf1809
    song good*****
  • Avatar for hf1809
    paper bac it perfect good....*
  • Avatar for sweetnanda
    hunger hurts but starving works when it costs too much to love > true
  • Avatar for HayleighRayment
    that;s where the doughnut came from
  • Avatar for rudesam
    paper bag over her head lol
  • Avatar for venturantbruno
    The music video for Paper Bag is so awesome. [4]
  • Avatar for parttimeotaku
    I went crazy again today looking for a strand to climb looking for a little hope.... ^ That's how I feel everday!!!
  • Avatar for SasukeJJ
    hunger hurts, but starving it works when it costs to much to love...
  • Avatar for blue_myself
    these hands are just too shaky to hold :~


I was staring at the sky, just looking for a star
To pray on, or wish on, or something like that
I was having a sweet fix of a daydream of a boy
Whose reality I knew, was too hopeless to be had

Fiona Apple - Paper Bag Lyrics



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