"What Do You Want From Me?" as written by David (gb 2) Potts and Peter Hook....
There is one thing. That I would die for.
It's when you say. My life is in your hands.
When you're near me. Your love is all I need.
Now I can't imagine.

What do you want from me?
It's not how it used to be.
You've taken my life away

Ruining everything.

Sha la la la la la la
Sha la la la la la la
Sha la la la la la la
Sha la la la la la la

What do you want from me?
It's not how it used to be.
You've taken my life away
Ruining everything.

Give me something. I can rely on.
Far away from. The life that I once know.
But what does it matter. that's all I have to say.
And I can't imagine.

What do you want from me?
It's not how it used to be.
You've taken my life away
Ruining everything.

Sha la la la la la la
Sha la la la la la la
Sha la la la la la la
Sha la la la la la la


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"What Do You Want from Me?" as written by Peter Hook David Potts

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    General CommentI agree with all the other comments on this song,though i think its more of a generic song meaning, i.e it can be applied to anything! relationships, work, family, etc etc

    really good song to vent some anger to!! awesome bass line as well, one of hookies best
    azpooon February 04, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song is sooo good..weird though, such dark lyrics with such a bouncy sha la la.. It's a song you want to dance to, but the words sink in and you can't. Makes me wish I had a chance to set things right with a lover after it went sour.
    xinniefulon January 22, 2005   Link
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    General CommentIt's good for when your partner has done something wrong to you, I think... though you should probably play it away from them
    Sirius1on March 20, 2005   Link
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    General CommentA relationship changes your life. This isn't always a good thing. Sometimes you just wish you had your old life back.
    Onlineon August 26, 2007   Link
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    General CommentAddiction.
    lovepollutionon July 07, 2008   Link

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