2016Released
4:09

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Interesting facts and trivia about Line Without a Hook. By Songfacts®.

This song finds Los Angeles singer-songwriter Ricky Montgomery singing about not being able to function without his lover by his side. He suffers from self-esteem issues and struggles when he's on his own. Oh, baby, I am a wreck when I'm without you I need you here to stay I broke all my bones that day I found you Crying at the lake Montgomery cares deeply for his girlfriend but worries that she's losing her feelings for him. Was it something I said to make you feel like you're a burden? Oh, and if I could take it all back I swear that I would pull you from the tide

The song title doesn't appear in the lyrics but alludes to Montgomery's insecurities about the relationship. In the same way that a fishing line without a hook won't work, the singer perceives himself out of his lover's league and their romance is doomed to failure.

Ricky Montgomery recorded "Line Without A Hook" for his 2016 Montgomery Ricky album. The song purposely contradicts the major themes of the record, which are rebirth, re-growth and self-acceptance.

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Song Analysis

Key, BPM (tempo) and time signature of Line Without a Hook.
G♯Key
MajorMode
3/4Time Signature
190BPM

Album

The album Line Without a Hook is released on.

Released By

The record label that has released Line Without a Hook.
Warner Records
© 2020 Montgomery Ricky LLC, under exclusive license to Warner Records Inc.
℗ 2020 Montgomery Ricky LLC, under exclusive license to Warner Records Inc.

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