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==Information==
 
==Information==
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Original version by [[Frankie Valli]], covered by Morrissey live in concert
  
 
== Lyrics ==
 
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To give is the reason I live
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To give all I can give
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In return for the life that I earn
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I was born as a part of the plan
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With the heart of a man
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With a will to survive
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And I believe
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Everything on this earth
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Having meaning and worth
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Made of concrete and air
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Is to share and to feel
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Justify, I exist
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To describe on the list
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Of someone
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With a place in the sun
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Here I stand
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Reaching out for the sky
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Till the day that I die
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I must give all I can
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When I go
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I?ll go out empty hand
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Leaving dust to the land
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Just the soul I have found
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Leaves the ground
 
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==Personnel==
 
==Personnel==
  
==Live History==
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Revision as of 10:39, 12 September 2015


MORRISSEY Song
Name To Give (The Reason I Live)
Writer Bob Crewe and Bob Gaudio

Information

Original version by Frankie Valli, covered by Morrissey live in concert

Lyrics

To give is the reason I live To give all I can give In return for the life that I earn

I was born as a part of the plan With the heart of a man With a will to survive

And I believe Everything on this earth Having meaning and worth

Made of concrete and air Is to share and to feel Justify, I exist

To describe on the list Of someone With a place in the sun

Here I stand Reaching out for the sky Till the day that I die

I must give all I can When I go I?ll go out empty hand

Leaving dust to the land Just the soul I have found Leaves the ground

Personnel

Live History

Play count (Morrissey concert): 65

Morrissey live history:

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