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I Believe Music Screams the Words We're Afraid to Speak

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    Songs Have Always Given Voice to My Subconcious

    Just as I learned to 'read' my hands to know not only where the oncoming symptoms of an illness would be felt, but that there was an illness on its way - so have I learned to listen to what I'm singing or humming to find out what I'm thinking or feeling just under my concious...
    Prosimian Prosimian 51-55, F Sep 24, 2009

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    Heart Tuned

    My heart is tuned to the rhythm penetrating to my ears, Each instrument effecting the beat of my heart, I tune out what I'm facing, It's as if your words are speaking all I've wanted to say, In such a beautiful serenade, it touches my heart, Moving me in a way I've never moved...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 10, 2013

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    Freddy Mercury And Queen

    What a fascinating man Freddy was to watch and feel the emotion behind every word he sang... I just saw a video of a live performance of Somebody To Love and well, I believe that song and the emotion with which he sang it makes this song and musical artists worty of mention in...
    ShellyHeartAche ShellyHeartAche 36-40, F Jun 29, 2012

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    Home By Three Days Grace

    "Home" I’ll be coming home Just to be alone Cause I know you’re not there And I know that you don’t care I can hardly wait to leave this place No matter how hard I try You’re never satisfied This is not a home I think I’m...
    babypanther babypanther 13-15, F Aug 31, 2009

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    Bother

    Bother-Stone Sour Wish I was too dead to cry My self-affliction fades Stones to throw at my creator Masochists to which I cater You don't need to bother; I don't need to be I'll keep slipping farther But once I hold on, I won't let go 'til it bleeds Wish I...
    UndeniablyConfused UndeniablyConfused 26-30, F Aug 3, 2009

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    Modern life needs modern troubadours.

    Expose the menace of political miscreants. Sing of the horrors of ill pondered political decisions.
    Bourgault Bourgault 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    Ohhh Yeah..

    There are so many artists that have mastered putting in lyrics that I can't get out of my mind. They worded all of my feelings perfectly, and even got it out with the same emotion i could put into it. Granted, I would never be able to say it out loud.. They would have been in my...
    StrippedxPride487 StrippedxPride487 18-21, M Jul 1, 2011

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    Would It Do Any Good?

    Disappear lyrics-Beyonce Songwriters: Chakrabongse, Hugo; Dench, Ian Alec Harvey; Gosein, Amanda Louisa; Knowles, Beyonce Gisselle; Mccracken, Dave; If I beg and if I cry would it change the sky tonight? Will it give me sunlight? Should I wait for you to call? Is there any...
    UndeniablyConfused UndeniablyConfused 26-30, F Aug 3, 2009

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    No Doubt About It

    Personally as far as art goes music was my very first love. I come from a very musically inclined family the passion for music runs in my veins from both sides of my family. Every since I can remember I have been drawn to music. I remember my mom blasting music from her stereo...
    4everlost23 4everlost23 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 4, 2013

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    Mr. Know It All

    "Mr. Know It All" Mr. Know It All Well ya think you know it all But ya don't know a thing at all Ain't it, ain't it something y'all When somebody tells you something 'bout you Think that they know you more than you do So you take it down another pill to swallow Mr. Bring Me Down...
    wonderstruck77 wonderstruck77 31-35, F Feb 26, 2013

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    Theese Things Are Worth Fighting For~gary Clail

    one law for the rich and another for the poor, like a love that's worth smashing down doors- one law for the rich and another for the poor, (theese things are worth fighting for) when I look into the face of those I adore (theese things are worth fighting for) and I hear a...
    dubkebab dubkebab 36-40, M 5 Responses Sep 22, 2009

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    Stronger Than You Think I Am

        Lyrics to Stronger Than You Think I Am : I can feel my heart beat through my chest And I tell myself it’s for the best As I pack my things into my car Don’t know where I’m going but I know it’s far Because honey, I’ve...
    babypanther babypanther 13-15, F Aug 3, 2009

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    Everlong...Suits Every Mood

    the only thing I ask of you is not to stop when I say when breathe out so I can breathe you in.....hold you in
    damagedgoods42 damagedgoods42 41-45, M Mar 30, 2013

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    Mjjim86 Mjjim86 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 10

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    Arms of An Angel

    Spend all your time waiting For that second chance For a break that would make it okay Theres always one reason To feel not good enough And its hard at the end of the day I need some distraction Oh beautiful release Memory seeps from my veins Let me be empty And...
    UndeniablyConfused UndeniablyConfused 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 3, 2009

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    Afro Man Because I Got High

    yes i really do believe this and i put it to the test one day when my sons no good crack addicted father came to visit i put on afro man because i got high. I havent seen much of him since...funny that. 
    thehippy thehippy 41-45, F 17 Responses Sep 6, 2009

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    Sabotage

      (Its sabotage now) I keep praying she'll leave me alone (Leave me alone) But she keeps waiting outside of my home I got an angel on the left sayin' Dont give in But the devil on the right's sayin' Let her in She wont stop kicking down my door (ah no ah no...
    babypanther babypanther 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 25, 2009

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    The Show Must Go On

    Not long before Freddie Mercury died, Brian May presented him with some words to the song "The show must go on" ("My soul is painted like the wings..."), and they looked at eachother, knowingly. There were things that couldn't be said, but in a musical universe, it was allowed...
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M Mar 7, 2013

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    Soul Screams On a Shiny Disc Or Storage Device

    Need proof? See my crazy public entries in my blog here on E P. People think I'm insane, but you FEEL addressed and understood through music. From Ludwig Von to Marilyn Manson and beyond. Music speaks volumes.
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 8 Responses May 12, 2009

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    Never Goos Enough Rachel Ferguson

     Lyrics to Never Good Enough : Everybody said she was a winner Noone knew the secret kept within her Starving for perfection Hating her reflection She tries harder then the average teen An overachiver with low self-esteem Wants to walk like a star But she...
    babypanther babypanther 13-15, F Aug 13, 2009

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    Amen

    I couldn't figure out what to post in this group, and then I thought, "uh, duh, dumbass!"Here it is, screaming out loud:
    fadingvioletdawn fadingvioletdawn 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 3, 2011

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    This song is amazing Stop

    and listen to it Your outlook on life Will change Although it's sad Your real feelings come out
    jenayaRose jenayaRose 41-45, F Mar 20

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    No Broken Hearts Plz

    Broken-hearted Girl lyrics - Beyonce You’re everything I thought you never were And nothing like I thought you could’ve been But still you live inside of me So tell me how is that? You’re the only one I wish I could forget The only one I’d...
    UndeniablyConfused UndeniablyConfused 26-30, F Aug 3, 2009

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    For My Coloring Partner

    Lyrics to Bonnie & Clyde - Haystak Just Wanna Spend The Rest Of My Life With You We Go Bonnie Be My Clyde We Make These Cowards Run And Hide And I Just Wanna Spend The Rest Of My Life With You Through The Good Times And The Bad Boyfriend Girlfriend Mom And Dad Well I Search...
    UndeniablyConfused UndeniablyConfused 26-30, F Aug 3, 2009

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    Screaming

    Trapt "Still frame" Please help me 'cause I'm breaking down, this pictures frozen and i cant get out Please help me 'cause I'm breaking down, this pictures frozen and I cant get out of here Believe me, I'm just as lost as you an every time I think ive finally...
    UndeniablyConfused UndeniablyConfused 26-30, F May 12, 2009

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    Still Waiting

    Come Back To Me lyrics -David Cook Songwriters: Bjorklund, Amund; Lind, Espen; Maloy, Zac; You say you gotta go and find yourself You say that you're becoming someone else Don't recognize the face in the mirror looking back at you You say you're leaving as you look away I...
    UndeniablyConfused UndeniablyConfused 26-30, F 5 Responses Aug 3, 2009

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    Music Is Life.

    The title of this group explains a lot and really means something. Music isnt just music to me. i love lyrics. backround music. boices and beats and everything about music ;).
    LoveLindseyMusic420 LoveLindseyMusic420 18-21, F Aug 25, 2009

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    Evil Angel

    Lyrics to Evil Angel by Breaking Benjamin--Hold it together, birds of a feather, Nothing but lies and crooked wings.I have the answer, spreading the cancer, You are the faith inside me. No, don't Leave me to die here, Help me survive here. Alone, don't remember...
    romanticidiot romanticidiot 46-50, M Aug 3, 2009

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    sharpTresHombre sharpTresHombre 41-45, M Jun 22

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    Begging

      3 Doors Down "Let Me Be Myself" I guess i just got lost Bein' someone else I tried to kill the pain Nothin ever helped I left myself behind Somewhere along the way Hopin to come back around To find myself someday Lately i'm so tired of waiting for...
    UndeniablyConfused UndeniablyConfused 26-30, F 1 Response May 12, 2009

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    Loud

    There are brave artists who struck their words with their voice like it was hot iron. There are some songs that almost feel like sparks landing inside me. The truth in some songs runs so deep it hurts to hear. Not just the words, but the pounding on the drums, the loud guitar...
    Girlonwire Girlonwire 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 3, 2011

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    This Song Says Everything I Wish I Could Say to My Dad

     "Behind These Hazel Eyes" Seems like just yesterday You were a part of me I used to stand so tall I used to be so strong Your arms around me tight Everything, it felt so right Unbreakable, like nothin' could go wrong Now I can't breathe No, I can't...
    babypanther babypanther 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 3, 2009

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    Truths

    I do think that music can contain some very wise phrases and real truths.  The subjects that can be sung are sometimes too contraversal to just talk about to a mass audience.  I feel it is an art that has a place in society.
    IamGone IamGone 41-45, M Aug 4, 2009

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    I...Just Wanna Be...

    I...just wanna be...lost in the moment entwined with passion Floating between dimensions feeling the rhymes of time thumping along with the music I...just wanna be...hypnotized by your eyes no worries in mind escaping with the music I feel your energy You feel mine We are lost...
    4everlost23 4everlost23 22-25, F Mar 17, 2013

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    Johny Paycheck

    ......take this job & shove it.
    sharpTresHombre sharpTresHombre 41-45, M Mar 30, 2013

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