"Dreamer" as written by Marti H Frederiksen, Ozzy Osbourne and Mick Jones....
Gazing through the window at the world outside.
Wondering will Mother Earth survive.
Hoping that mankind will stop abusing her, sometime.

After all there's only just the two of us.
And here we are still fighting for our lives.
Watching all of history repeat itself, time after time.

I'm just a dreamer, I dream my life away.
I'm just a dreamer, who dreams of better days.

I watch the sun go down like everyone of us.
I'm hoping that the dawn will bring a sign.
A better place for those who will come after us, this time.

I'm just a dreamer, I dream my life away. (oh yeah)
I'm just a dreamer, who dreams of better days.

Your higher power maybe God or Jesus Christ.
It doesn't really matter much to me.
Without each others help there ain't no hope for us.
I'm living in a dream of fantasy, oh yeah yeah yeah!

If only we could all just find serenity.
It would be nice if we could live as one.
When will all this anger, hate and bigotry be gone?

I'm just a dreamer, I dream my life away. (today)
I'm just a dreamer, who dreams of better days. (ok)
I'm just a dreamer, who's searching for the way. (today)
I'm just a dreamer, dreaming my life away. (oh yeah yeah yeah)


Lyrics submitted by F4RiD

"Dreamer" as written by Ian Jones Jonathan Edwards

Lyrics © Peermusic Publishing, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group

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  • +4
    General CommentOzzy has always said he was influenced by the Beatles, and once said he was always trying to make his "Sgt. Pepper" album. Well, he is on his way. "Dreamer" is everything John Lennon's "Imagine" ever was and is. Better in my opinion, and I am a Beatles fan.
    preacherbobon May 11, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General CommentWTF.. all the comments and no one has posted anything about the song meaning? Yes we all know this is a good song, but we don't give a shit about how you and your girlfriend fucked to this song some sunny day.

    This is Ozzy's vision of a better world for his children. He envisions a place where they are happy and safe.
    Ozzy compares this to John Lennon's "Imagine," which contains the line, "You might say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one." The Beatles were a big influence on Ozzy, as they also became stars after growing up in a poor section of England. Another reference to John Lennon is the line "After all, there's only just the two of us." This is an acknowledgment of the Beatles song "Two of Us."

    That is what it really means.. but what does it mean to you?
    Outpouron November 16, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentawesome ozzy song
    hh01kmgon December 15, 2001   Link
  • 0
    General CommentBeautiul song :)
    disturbed_childon January 12, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI wonder where I can find the piano chords for this song. It's a really great song to learn.
    maveric4728on February 03, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentVery Nice. I love Zakk's Solo in this song, 5 stars out of 5. :)
    RRhoadsFanon March 15, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentWhat else can I say about this song, other than it's one of the BEST Ozzy songs I've ever heard? OZZY RULES! =)
    MuDvAyNeFrEeK420on April 04, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentSofter, but it is the best fuckin' Ozzy song in creation.
    the Edgeon May 01, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis is a fucking awesome song, yes it is a little soft for ozzy's taste, but fuck yeah this song is great .. A+, go ozzy *much love*
    xgrrbabion May 02, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis is a great song! "Down To Earth" shows that Ozzy has not lost it!
    TheGodThatFailedon May 07, 2002   Link

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