"Alive" as written by and Edwin Cole Mc Cain....
It feels so good to breathe the air
Another spin around the sun
On this spec of life
In the universe
The gift of love
Is there for everyone

Angels working over time
Day or night to hold the hands
That play all alone
A baby's born pure to the world
As the old man lays down his head and closes his eyes
With nothing said

Every year another promise is made
A pint of beer raised towards a better day
Lets find a star, a star to call our own
And make a wish, maybe we can make it home

Ain't it good to be alive?
To feel the sun, strong against your face
Strawberry blond waves of silky hair
Spills over me like the milky way

Ain't it good to be alive?
Ain't it good to be alive?

Alive, alive
Alive, alive

Ain't it good to breathe the air
Another spin around the sun
On this spec of life in the universe
A little peace of life in everyone
Ain't it good to be alive?
Ain't it good to be alive?
To feel the sun strong against your face
It spills over me like the milky way

Alive, alive
Alive, alive

Lyrics submitted by zekey baby

"Alive" as written by Hiten Bharadia Karl Guner

Lyrics © Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, BMG Rights Management

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    General CommentObviously, it is about feeling good. It doesn't have to be anything in particular. Different things for different people.
    For me, my daughter was born when this song first came out. I loved to hold her and dance with her to this song.
    NorthVanAndrewon January 27, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI loved this song from the moment I first heard it. It's a great song and it's too bad no one else has commented on it! A lot of meaning... great song!!
    BritneySpears Suckson August 12, 2002   Link
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    General CommentIt looks like this guy just reborned.
    Something has given him back taste to life. Maybe he conquered his love or something like that.....
    He must feel so good!
    I just wish I could feel like that!
    BlueGalpagoson September 02, 2002   Link
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    General Commentwhen im feeling depressed ill listen to a bunch of sad songs, after a few hours of thinking and listening, ill listen to this song. helps me to get through the bad times, gives me hope.
    BigHeadJedon April 28, 2003   Link
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    General CommentI believe He is describing a utterly fantastic trip, and he is definately with A loved one or A lover, But he has just reached the peak of his trip, and finally feels completely enlightened as if he's finally at peace, "lets find a star a star to call our own
    and make the wish maybe we can't make it home"
    In that line I get the feeling that he does not wish to return to reality, he just wishes to stay with his lover in the phenomenal world they have found themselves in...
    ~And Yes I agree, A great Song!!!
    EmoPunkon May 18, 2004   Link
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    General CommentTo me it feels like describing the passing of the years and the pure joy of just living. That's what I get from it. It's just celebrating how great it is to be alive and enjoy life. Definitely a positive song for me. I always smile when I listen to it.
    Xeonicuson February 17, 2008   Link

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