"You Wouldn't Believe" as written by and Nicholas Hexum Douglas Martinez....
He was a king 'til she laid waste
Now he can not fill up the space
And I just see him drifting, while he's drifting On Bourbon Alley, feeling low
Just because she let him go
I don't think he even knows
He'll ever be fine

And he's got a head full of ideas, let me tell ya
That you wouldn't believe
And he's got a heart made of pure gold
And something else, so many tricks up his sleeve
You might think he's a jester because he'll
Make you laugh â??til you cry
And what else, you better come with your best if you test him
Unless you're ready to die

Wonder woman got rid of wonder man
That man's not part of her wonder plan
Letter to the so called, better bet on my man
Believe it you will find out, baby, damn


A million people come and go
Through a person's ebb and flow
And faces keep on changing, while they're changing
A certain few will stay intact
When they're not, they'll don an act
I know this important fact
Don't get confused like


First you love him, then you're loving him not
All the while, he just smiles, giving all that he's got
Do you find it in your heart to say he's not what you sought?
Do you want me to continue with this, or what?

Whoa, yeah, whoa, yeah
Head full of ideas, let me tell ya
That you wouldn't believe
And he's got a heart made of pure gold
And something else, so many tricks up his sleeve Sleeve, sleeve

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"You Wouldn't Believe" as written by Nicholas Hexum Douglas Martinez

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    General CommentThis is a great song, possibly thier best type of upbeat kinda song since down. Now they've had some better chillin music such as use of time, but this is their best upbeat get in the car and put the windows down and drive fast kinda song.
    LiveUrLifeon May 03, 2002   Link
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    General Commentyes this is a good tune...they progress so good..i find that this is the most rockingest tune on F.C. next would be IBHA.....
    ate_16amon May 03, 2002   Link
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    General CommentUmm..i think it somewhat meant that "it" tried to make someone to believe in something..:P
    MAMAROACHon May 22, 2002   Link
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    General Commentsome of the parts of the chorus remind me and a friend of our friend who died.. he was an awesome guy who could make us laugh until we cried. and we miss him a lot.. i know that's totally not what this song is about, but any time we need to think of him, we listen to it...
    luxamnesiacon June 19, 2002   Link
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    General CommentNot a bad song....i think this CD sounds a lot like sound system....but it is a good song to chill too....personally i love putting the live cd and just blasting it....feels so good rocks on that cd
    TwistedJezsteron June 30, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis song rules. it's the perfect blend of ska and rock that makes 311 kick the shit out of everyone else. From Chaos is a sick album, i reccomend it highly.
    FloggingMollyon July 10, 2002   Link
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    General Commentfrom chaos is rad ass record. personally, i love this song for it's lyrical content. who ,at one point in their life or another, couldn't relate to what they're talking about? i know i sure as hell can.
    ixheartx311on August 05, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI looooooooove this song...there is another song I think..called, You wouldn't know by 311...but,I can't find that song anywhere..I swear I saw the video for it bc I wrote down the name..It was a pretty coool song too...The video has..all these people partying..and there's a pool..and there is this pole thing where these 2 girls in bikinis are fighting with..like..those sticks( they look like cotton swabs.)..and they had like, whipped cream all over them..or some kind of white stuff...If you've seen that video..please tell me what the song is called...I thought it'd be this one..cuz of the related title...but I don't think it is...unless I'm wrong and I totally wasted this space!!! Well anyways..this song is definetly a 5!!
    KungFuChicaon August 14, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthe song was supposedly about the guy in swingers who gets dumped by his girlfriend and gets down...and nick is telling him

    man u got so much going for u, dont let this get u downur so money and u dont even know it..and that he is such a good guy..tehre ye go..FUCKIGN GREAT SONG I LOVE MIT
    ate_16amon August 18, 2002   Link
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    General CommentYea, this is about a guy who gets dumped. He's gotta move on. He's got a good heart. He doesn't need this chick. This song definately kicks ass. The lyrics are good, but the music is REALLY good.
    Zeppelynon August 19, 2002   Link

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