Whenever I'm down, I call on you, my friend
A helping hand you lend in my time of need, so I
I'm calling you now, just to make it through
What else can I do, don't you hear my pleas?
Friends may come, and friends may go

But you should know that
I've got your back, it's automatic
So never hesitate to call
'Cause I'm your sister and always for ya, and I

Don't know what I'd ever do without you
From the beginning to the end (ooh)
You've always been here right beside me (hey, oh-yeah)
So, I'll call you my best friend
Through the good times and the bad ones
Whether I lose or if I win
I know one thing that never changes
And that's you as my best friend (oh yeah)

Whenever I'm down
And all that's going on, is really going on
Just one of those days, and you
You say the right thing to keep me moving on
To keep me going strong, what else can I say?

Friends are there through thick and thin
Well, I've been told that (told that)
And I believe that it's automatic
Call me when you need a friend
'Cause I'm your sister (sister) and always for ya, and I don't know

Don't know what I'd ever do without you (hey-oh)
From the beginning to the end
You've always been here right beside me (you'll always be)
So, I'll call you my best friend (my best friend)
Through the good times and the bad ones
Whether I lose or if I win (lose or if I win)
I know one thing that never changes
And that's you as my best friend (I don't know, I don't know)

Don't know what I'd ever do without you
From the beginning to the end
You've always been here right beside me ('til the end, oh-oh)
So, I'll call you my best friend
Through the good times and the bad ones (good times and the bad ones)
Whether I lose or if I win
I know one thing that never changes (hey, oh-yeah)
And that's you as my best friend (oh yeah)

Don't know what I'd ever do
So I call on my best friend
(Don't know what I'd do)
Don't know what I'd ever do
So I call on my best friend
(Don't know what I'd do)

I'll be there for you (I'll be there for you)
When you're going through (when you're going through)
Times that you may think that you need a friend (hey, hey, hey)
You can count on me (you can count on me)
Call me when you need (call me when you need, yeah)
Thank you, carry on

'Cause I don't know what I'd ever do without you
From the beginning to the end (don't you know, yeah)
You've always been here right beside me (that you are my-)
So, I'll call you my best friend (that you are my best friend)
Through the good times and the bad ones (yeah, oh-yeah)
Whether I lose or if I win
I know one thing that never changes (oh)
And that's you as my best friend

Don't know what I'd ever do without you (don't know what I'd ever do)
From the beginning to the end
You've always been here right beside me (oh-oh)
So, I'll call you my best friend
Through the good times and the bad ones (through the good and the bad ones)
Whether I lose or if I win (oh)
I know one thing that never changes (oh)
And that's you as my best friend (oh-ooh)


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    General Comment

    I love this song... It completely describes me and my best friend of 16 years.. the chorus is just great.

    SurfinNSBon May 27, 2002   Link
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    General Comment

    This is one of my favorite songs because my sister doesn't even like Brandy, but whenever this song comes on, we sing it to eachother :) I feel like this song was written for us.

    sfgirl82on November 17, 2004   Link
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    My Interpretation

    This song really describes the type of friend that we all desire but are we willing to be that type of friend ourselves. We may actually have the type of friend that is described in this song but we need to communicate to that friend appreciation and let them know that we are there for them as well unconditionally.

    Lyricalkeyon May 05, 2018   Link

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