What I want, you've got
And it might be hard to handle
But like a flame that burns the candle
The candle feeds the flame, yeah yeah

What I've got's full stock
Of thoughts and dreams that scatter
Then you pull them all together
And how, I can't explain
Oh yeah, well well you
You make my dreams come true
Well well well you, oh yeah
You make my dreams come true

Well, yeah

On a night when bad dreams become a screamer
When they're messin' with a dreamer
I can laugh it in the face

Twist and shout my way out
And wrap yourself around me
'Cause I ain't the way you found me
And I'll never be the same, oh yeah

Well 'cause you
You make my dreams come true, oh yeah
Well well well you, ooh ooh
You make my dreams come true, whoa yeah

Well listen to this, oh

I'm down on my daydream
Oh that sleepwalk should be over by now, I know
Well you, yeah yeah you make my dreams come true, oh yeah
I've been waiting for, waiting for you girl, oh yeah
You make my dreams come true
Make, you make, you make
I've been waiting for, waiting for you girl
For life
You make my dreams come true, oh whoa whoa
I've been waiting for, waiting for, waiting for, waiting for
Waiting for, waiting for, waiting for
(You make my dreams)

I've been waiting for you girl
(You make my dreams)

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"You Make My Dreams" as written by John Oates Daryl Hall

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  • +8
    General CommentPut this on a mix cd. Your friends will initally want to slap you. They will then pretend they hate you. You will then go to their house and find that they downloaded it when they got home. You will then all enjoy it together. It's a simple formula.
    Foundation4lifeon October 25, 2006   Link
  • +2
    General CommentIf you listen to this song, you will like it, period.
    MookieBomberon July 21, 2006   Link
  • +2
    General CommentJust makes me happy
    piddie1on May 04, 2007   Link
  • +2
    General CommentAbsolutely awesome!
    I've listened to it since I've seen "(500) Days of Summer". This song in combination with Joseph Gordon-Levitt dancing is just... enough to make everyone happy.
    Xayideon November 27, 2009   Link
  • +2
    General CommentIt's about a guy who finally found a girl who makes him happy!
    TheGraduateon June 27, 2017   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThis song is so cute. I've loved it since the movie The Wedding Singer!

    "Like the flame that burns the candle
    The candle feeds the flame yeah yeah"
    awww love :)
    aLIS000Non March 07, 2006   Link
  • +1
    General Commentgood song! especially jammin in your car to it in the summer! feel good song!
    Blueberry26on January 31, 2008   Link
  • +1
    General Commenthaha yeah, the wedding singer was on last night and i heard this song so i put on my phone to find it on myspace, so then i found it and i also thought what the hell, i'll find both a ringtone and ringback for this song so now it's on my phone as well :D

    and foundation4life.... yeah, i completely agree. nobody can turn this song down
    sufinati0non June 30, 2008   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThis is one grooving song. I love, love, love it.
    Ladypiloton July 17, 2009   Link
  • +1
    General CommentNot even into this type of music... but i rock out on a regular basis to it... Dancing around snapping my fingers to it. I put it on a mix recently and played it at work, and Foundation4life, you are absolutely right, hate, love, fake annoyance... Then i walk into the back room and 2 of my guys are singing and dancing to it. They just laughed and asked me who it was. Great song.
    plausinbon September 02, 2010   Link

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