Category: TEARS FOR-FEARS

Raoul And The Kings Of Spain – Tears For Fears

Comes along and breaks the chains Raoul, Raoul, Raoul and The Kings of Spain Making it plain, making it sane To turn this loss into a gain Raoul, Raoul, Raoul and The Kings of Spain Raoul, Raoul, Raoul and The Kings of Spain Did you know your father was an island Did you know your […]

Bloodletting Go – Tears For Fears

Is bloodletting go If I care for nothing Sun don’t shine and the grass don’t grow Bloodletting go Society dictates by rules and regulations But when things are so tired You see things in the wrong light Soon there will be no light If the sun don’t shine Life, mama says Is bloodletting go If […]

Change – Tears For Fears

I just had to laugh The face you wore was cool You were a photograph When it’s all too late It’s all too late I did not have the time I did not have the nerve To ask you how you feel Is this what you deserve When it’s all too late It’s all too […]

Pale Shelter – Tears For Fears

When your intrusion is my illusion How can I be sure When all the time you changed my mind I asked for more and more How can I be sure When you don’t give me love You gave me Pale shelter You don’t give me love You give me cold hands And I can’t operate […]

Fish Out Of Water – Tears For Fears

But now you’re laughing at the sun With all your high class friends you think you’ve got it made The only thing you made was that tanned look on your face With all your cigarettes and fancy cars You ain’t a clue who or what you are You’re dreaming your life away Fish out of […]

Mad World – Tears For Fears

Worn out places, worn out faces Bright and early for their daily races Going nowhere, going nowhere And their tears are filling up their glasses No expression, no expression Hide my head I want to drown my sorrow No tommorow, no tommorow And I find it kind of funny I find it kind of sad […]

Mothers Talk – Tears For Fears

Weekend We can work it out My features form with a change in the weather Weekend We can work it out When the wind blows When the mothers talk When the wind blows When the wind blows When the mothers talk When the wind blows We can work it out It’s not that you’re not […]

Year Of The Knife – Tears For Fears

“; Love was the knife “; And now he’ll dream some magic queen might try and save his life They say his famous final words Came from the heart of the man He made his bed on love denied He played Jeckyll and Hyde till the day he died Too late for the young gun […]

Sea Song – Tears For Fears

You come from the foam – crested brine It’s your skin shining softly in the moonlight Partly fish, partly porpoise, partly baby sperm whale Am I yours? are you mine to play with? Joking apart, when you’re drunk you’re terrific When you’re drunk I like you mostly late at night You’re quite allright But I […]

Cold – Tears For Fears

Frozen to the bone To rely on hook, line and sinker What a sinker Sinking like a stone You’d be better off alone She saw me on the television underneath the sun Thought that I was warm like mother, lover, brother Brother, she was wrong Me, I don’t long to belong Cold, been excommunicated cos […]

Deja Vu & The Sins Of Science – Tears For Fears

Deja vu I must learn to protect myself I’m not a man of violence I must learn to protect myself From the sins of science People came and broke the law Broke the vows of silence I must learn to protect myself From the sins of science Deja Vu Deja vu I must learn to […]

Humdrum And Humble – Tears For Fears

Take me where the air is clean Ignorance is kind Emerald and evergreen 30 days September, year of miracle and grief Through the haze, Remember You’re an animal, not a mineral And we won the war, lost the battle Lost the war, won the battle Won the war, lost the battle Lost the war All […]

Humdrum And Humble – Tears For Fears

Take me where the air is clean Ignorance is kind Emerald and evergreen 30 days September, year of miracle and grief Through the haze, Remember You’re an animal, not a mineral And we won the war, lost the battle Lost the war, won the battle Won the war, lost the battle Lost the war All […]

Always In The Past – Tears For Fears

Smoke stains on your fingertips Made for life is no big deal When there’s something behind you that just doesn’t fit And I can’t stop thinking Always in the past No, no, I just can’t stop thinking Always in the past It was always in Smoke screens up at the break of day Boy you […]

Sowing The Seeds Of Love – Tears For Fears

And the lovetrain rides from coast to coast D. J.’s the man we love the most Could you be, could you be squeaky clean And smash any hope of democracry? As the headline says you’re free to choose There’s egg on your face and mud on your shoes One of these days they’re gonna call […]

Me And My Big Ideas – Tears For Fears

Won’t wash away your tears No one else seems to mind That I’m not that kind Go get a volunteer We’ll pay him well my dear He will see inside your mind Because he is that kind It’s a southern kind of heat The shadows crack and start to creep Conversation drag its feet I […]

Memories Fade – Tears For Fears

I love your need So much I’m losing me I cannot see the reason for the Pain With hungry joy I’ll be your toy Just hoping you will play Without hope my body starts to fail Memories fade but the scars still linger Goodbye my friend Will I ever love again Memories fade but the […]

Shout – Tears For Fears

CHORUS Shout Shout Let it all out These are the things I can do without Come On I’m talking to you Come on (repeat) In violent times You shouldn’t have to sell your soul In black and white They really really ought to know Those one track minds That took you for a working boy […]

Start Of The Breakdown – Tears For Fears

Let the telephone ring Sense of time is a powerful thing And we love to laugh Love to cry Half alive We love to Go slow when we’re dancing for rain Dry skin flakes where there’s ice in the vien And we love to cry Half alive Is this the start of the breakdown? Scratch […]

Advice For The Young At Heart – Tears For Fears

Soon we will be older When we gonna make it work? Too many people living in a secret world While they play mothers and fathers We play little boys and girls When we gonna make it work? I could be happy I could be quite naive It’s only me and my shadows Happy in our […]

Laid So Low (Tears Roll Down) – Tears For Fears

Got fed on tea and sympathy Blew the sail like the wind I wish you were my enemy I was humble for you What a fool I’ve been to have Laid so low for so long Into that void of silence Where we cry without sound Where tears roll down Where tears roll down And […]

My Life In The Suicide Ranks – Tears For Fears

My life, my life in the suicide ranks My life, my life in the suicide ranks My life, my life in the suicide ranks My life, my life in the suicide ranks My life, my life in the suicide ranks I used to call it Are you still precious Love for your mother Wine on […]

Famous Last Words – Tears For Fears

Before the fire I will decay Melt in your arms As the day hits the night We will sit by candlelight We will laugh We will sing When the saints go marching in A for a heart B for a brain Insects and grass Are all that remain When the light from above Burns a […]

Elemental – Tears For Fears

Get off your horse, get on this train “; Welcome to the real world “; I said “; Welcome to the real world “; Are we rushing like the wind? Naked out and naked in “; Welcome to the free world “; I said “; Welcome to the me world “; Are we rushing like […]

Head Over Heels – Tears For Fears

And talk about the weather But traditions I can trace against the child in your face Won’t escape my attention You keep your distance with a system of touch And gentle persuasion I’m lost in admiration could I need you this much Oh, you’re wasting my time You’re just wasting time Something happens and I’m […]