Hey, hey
Did you ever think
There might be another way
To just feel better,
Just feel better about today

Oh no
If you never want to have
To turn and go away
You might feel better,
Might feel better if you stay

Yeah yeah
I bet you haven't heard
A word I've said
Yeah yeah
If you've had enough
Of all your tryin'
Just give up
The state of mind you're in

If you want to be somebody else,
If you're tired of fighting battles with yourself
If you want to be somebody else
Change your mind

Hey hey
Have you ever danced in the rain
Or thanked the sun
Just for shining, just for shining
Or the sea?
Oh no, take it all in
The world's a show
And yeah, you look much better,
Look much better when you glow

Yeah yeah
I bet you haven't heard
A word I've said
Yeah yeah
If you've had enough
Of all your tryin'
Just give up
The state of mind you're in

If you want to be somebody else,
If you're tired of fighting battles with yourself
If you want to be somebody else
Change your mind

Hey hey
what ya say
We both go and seize the day
'cause what's your hurry
what's your hurry anyway

Yeah yeah
I bet you haven't heard
A word I've said
Yeah yeah
If you've had enough
Of all your tryin'
Just give up
The state of mind you're in

If you want to be somebody else,
If you're tired of fighting battles with yourself
If you want to be somebody else
Change your mind


Lyrics submitted by kevin

Change Your Mind Lyrics as written by Ricky Kinchen Jeffrey Stephen Allen

Lyrics © O/B/O DistroKid, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Songtrust Ave, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Warner Chappell Music, Inc.

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    I think its telling some one who wants to give up and just pretend to be someone else to just be yourself and just live life to the fulllest and to pay attention to the things around you

    Kristin2089on July 04, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    "If you wanna be somebody else, change your mind." That will always be one of my favorite quotes of all time.

    manyamoreon July 29, 2002   Link
  • +1
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    Mm... Favorite S.H. song by far, and what got me into the band and hence what made them my favorite band ever.

    The meaning has already been said; it's just a message to appreciate your life for all its faults-- because for all its faults, you need to look at the good because you "look much better when you glow" -- when you appreciate it and are happy with what you have, instead of fighting with yourself and wishing you were somebody else. You don't need to be anybody else or have anything to be happy; you just need an attitude change. If it's not working, change your mind and change your outlook instead of hurrying around and trying to change things beyond your control. Extremely good listening for anybody in a rut, I'd say.

    SpikyKitsuneon September 07, 2007   Link
  • 0
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    Amazing song........ i love it. The meanings obvious so i wont bother. If anyones heard it COMMENT!

    Andaahon May 19, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    I love this song also! very upbeat, very inspirational and I dont hear it enough anymore.

    garbojenon May 28, 2002   Link
  • 0
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    i love this song also, my 1st time hearin it was on the movie, bedazzeled, but excellent song. i cant get it outta my head

    njrockstarbanditon June 06, 2002   Link
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    kristin is definitely right. this song is all about empowerment, and is very inspirational if you're in a rut. if things are getting rough for you, just give up the state of mind you're in because its not working. be yourself, and don't take anything for granted.

    FAVORITE PART: "hey hey - haven't you ever danced in the rain or thanked the sun just for shining, just for shining, or the sea? oh no, take it all in, the world's a show and yeah, you look much better, you look much better when you glow.." AND "if you wanna be somebody else, if you're tired of losing battles with yourself, if you wanna be somebody else, change your mind"

    starlightfadingon July 22, 2002   Link
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    I think i heard this song on that movie "Bedazzled">Well anyway it's a great song and the meaning is clear If your tired of being yourself change you mind.

    creed_rocks13on August 13, 2002   Link
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    I'm definitely one of those people who feel like giving up every now and then...and this song always seems to make me feel better...You look much better, look much better when you glow...always makes me smile.

    PunkAngel401on March 06, 2003   Link
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    Hey hey, what ya say, we both go and seize the day?

    Great song! I love Sister Hazel!

    ccfan12on June 29, 2003   Link

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