"Shake It Off" as written by Mariah Carey, Jermaine Dupri, Bryan Michael Paul Cox and Johnta M. Austin....
I gotta shake you off
'Cause the loving ain't the same
And you keep on playing games
Like you know I'm here to stay
I gotta shake it off
Just like the Calgon commercial
I really gotta get up outta here
And go somewhere
I gotta shake it off
Gotta make that move
Find somebody who
Appreciates all the love I give
Boy I gotta shake it off
Gotta do what's best for me
Baby and that means I gotta
Shake you off

By the time you get this message
It's gonna be too late
So don't bother paging me
'Cause I'll be on my way
See I grabbed all my diamonds and clothes
Just ask your momma she knows
You're gonna miss me baby
Hate to say "I told you so"
Well at first I didn't know
But now it's clear to me
You would cheat with all your freaks
And lie compulsively
So I packed up my Louis Vuitton
Jumped in your ride and took off
You'll never ever find a girl
Who loves you more than me

I gotta shake you off
'Cause the loving ain't the same
And you keep on playing games
Like you know I'm here to stay
I gotta shake it off
Just like the Calgon commercial
I really gotta get up outta here
And go somewhere
I gotta shake it off
Gotta make that move
Find somebody who
Appreciates all the love I give
Boy I gotta shake it off
Gotta do what's best for me
Baby and that means I gotta
Shake you off

I gotta, shake, shake, shake, shake, shake it
Off, shake, shake, shake, shake, shake it
(Gotta shake it off) off, shake, shake, shake, shake,
Shake it off, shake, shake, shake, shake,shake it off

I found out about a gang
Of your dirty little deeds
With this one and that one
By the pool, on the beach, in the streets
Heard y'all was
Hold up my phone's breakin' up
I'ma hang up and call the machine right back
I gotta get this off of my mind
You wasn't worth my time
so I'm leaving you behind
'Cause I need a real love in my life
Save this recording because
I'm never coming back home
Baby I'm gone
Don't cha know

I gotta shake you off
'Cause the loving ain't the same
And you keep on playing games
Like you know I'm here to stay
I gotta shake it off
Just like the Calgon commercial
I really gotta get up outta here
And go somewhere
I gotta shake it off
Gotta make that move
Find somebody who
Appreciates all the love I give
Boy I gotta shake it off
Gotta do what's best for me
Baby and that means I gotta
Shake you off

I gotta, shake, shake, shake, shake, shake it
Off, shake, shake, shake, shake, shake it
(Gotta shake it off) off, shake, shake, shake, shake,
Shake it off, shake, shake, shake, shake,shake it off

I gotta shake you off
'Cause the loving ain't the same
And you keep on playing games
Like you know I'm here to stay
I gotta shake it off
Just like the Calgon commercial
I really gotta get up outta here
And go somewhere
I gotta shake it off
Gotta make that move
Find somebody who
Appreciates all the love I give
Boy I gotta shake it off
Gotta do what's best for me
Baby and that means I gotta
Shake you off


Lyrics submitted by Ceres

"Shake It Off" as written by Mariah Carey Johnata M Austin

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    General Commenti absolutely love this song...its just so chill and simple...and her voice is so pretty
    instant.karmaon April 17, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentHer next single... not bad.
    kahreeon July 27, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentwhat is it about?
    chels15on August 01, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentchels15 ...the song is pretty self explanatory. Do you really need to ask that question?



    She is shaking off her fucked up man that cheated on her and treated her like shit.
    dinkeron August 01, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentRight, she is trying to get rid of him and her memories of that vile man...*knows what it feels like, buahhh!*
    Gabigson August 12, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentomg i love this song!!!!!!!!!!!
    dIeInG4yOoH!on August 15, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentok so like this is about a guy that she was going out with
    nd he thinks that she'll never break up with him
    or ever get over him kinda thing
    nd then that faggot fuckin cheats on her
    nd now shes getting over him
    just like my life right now..lol
    kittycat5062on August 16, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentIts a really good chill out song, 'n' the lyrics tie in with a lot of pplz lives atm.
    i_got_soulon August 22, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentguys suck.
    maddbootygirlon August 27, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentJust like the Calgon commercial?
    amandajson September 15, 2005   Link

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