Thank You for Hearing Me: The Definitive Sinéad O'Connor Discography

“Don't Cry for Me Argentina”

Composed by Tim Rice/Andrew Lloyd Webber

3 versions

5:34

Am I Not Your Girl? album
Am I Not Your Girl? promo sampler
Don't Cry for Me Argentina” single
So Far...The Best of Sinéad O'Connor compilation album
Essential compilation album
Essential compilation album
Trente Hits Incontournables compilation album
Alle 30 Goed compilation album
All the Best compilation album

5:11 instrumental

Am I Not Your Girl? album

4:18 edit

Don't Cry for Me Argentina” single

Lyrics

(Source: Am I Not Your Girl?)

It won't be easy,
You'll think it's strange,
When I try to explain how I feel,
That I still need your love
After all that I've done.
You won't believe me.
All you see is a girl
You once knew.
Although she's dressed up
To the nines,
At sixes and sevens with you.
I had to let it happen,
I had to change.
Couldn't stay all my life
Down at heel,
Looking out of the window,
Staying out of the sun.
So I chose freedom,
Running around, trying
Everything new,
But nothing impressed me at all;
I never expected it to.
Don't cry for my e , Argentina.
The truth is I never left you.
All though my wild days,
My mad existence,
I kept my promise.
Don't keep your distance.
And as for fortune,
And as for fame,
I never invited them in,
Though it seemed to the world
They were all I desired.
They are illusions;
They're not the solutions
They promised to be.
The answer was here all the time.
I love you and hope you love me.
Have I said too much?
There's nothing more
I can think of to say to you,
But all you have to do is
Look at me
To know that every word is true.

Musicians

Credits

Arranged and conducted by Torrie Zito

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