"The One You Love To Hate" as written by Bruce Dickinson, Rob Halford and Roy Z,....
You may not like the future
And we're not here to preach to you
We'll take you to the killing floor.

You think you want to know me
You think you want to own me
But I have nothing you can buy.

I can break you
I can raise you
Bring you to your knees
Cause I'm the one you love to hate.

You can't fool me
You can't rule me
You only wanna hang around
Cause I'm the one you love to hate.

So come on get a load of this
Something you can't afford to miss
You're just a vulture in my veins.

Your nails won't crucify me
Got money, but you can't see
Your only future is your past.

I can break you
I can raise you
Bring you to your knees
Cause I'm the one you love to hate.

You can't fool me
You can't rule me
You only wanna hang around
Cause I'm the one you love to hate.

I can break you
I can raise you
Bring you to your knees
Cause I'm the one you love to hate.

You can't fool me
You can't rule me
You only wanna hang around
Cause I'm the one you love to hate.


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    General CommentFor anyone confused...

    Bruce - 1st Verse
    Halford - 2nd Verse
    Chorus - Both
    Halford - 3rd Verse
    Bruce - 4th Verse
    Chorus - Both
    beastregardson October 16, 2011   Link
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    General CommentThough they're back together now, it seems to me like these lyrics could be an attack on Judas Priest. Seeing as how Bruce Dickinson is featured, it may also work against Iron Maiden. A lot of the lines seem to work for this, most notably "Your only future is your past," which would imply that Priest would never be big again with Tim Owens, only remembered for their great days with him.
    KickerOfElveson February 19, 2005   Link
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    General Commentthe best vocals in metal, together! fucking amaxing ;:)
    jimbobsanion July 15, 2007   Link
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    General Commenti know both bruce & rob are there...but i cant make out rob's...only hear bruce
    metalocalypseon September 09, 2009   Link
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    General Comment@metalocalypse....really?...just...really? are you some kinda deaf? Ò_Ó
    HalfordBeatlesManon October 06, 2010   Link

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