The Things We Do for Love Song Lyrics

10cc

10cc Deceptive Bends cover art
sponsored links

It's likely your browser's cookies are disabled. You'll need to turn cookies on. We can only display part of these lyrics to any suspicious robots due to licensing restrictions.

Too many broken hearts have fallen in the river
Too many lonely souls have drifted out to sea
You lay your bets and then you pay the price
The things we do for love, the things we do for love

Communication is the problem to the answer
You've got her number and your hand is on the phone
The weather's turned and all the lines are down
The things we do for love, the things we do for love

Like walking in the rain and the snow
When there's nowhere to go
And you're feelin' like a part of you is dying
And you're looking for the answer in her eyes
You think you're gonna break up

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Good Morning Judge
  • 2 The Things We Do for Love
  • 3 Marriage Bureau Rendezvous
  • 4 People in Love
  • 5 Modern Man Blues
  • 6 Honeymoon With B Troop
  • 7 I Bought a Flat Guitar Tutor
  • 8 You've Got a Cold
  • 9 Feel the Benefit, Part 1, 2 & 3


  • credits


    publisher: ©SCHUBERT MUSIC PUBLISHING INC.
    writers: Eric Stewart, G. Gouldman
    album: Track 2 in album Deceptive Bends
    release date: 1977-5
    popularity : 870 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Pop
    styles: Pop Rock/Classic Rock
    length: 3:32
    producer: 10cc
    drums: Paul Burgess
    piano: Eric Stewart
    lead vocals: Eric Stewart
    mixer: Eric Stewart
    engineer: Eric Stewart
    electric guitar: Graham Gouldman
    background vocals: Eric Stewart and Graham Gouldman
    organ: Eric Stewart
    guitar: Eric Stewart
    acoustic guitar: Graham Gouldman
    bass guitar: Graham Gouldman
    tambourine: Graham Gouldman and Paul Burgess
    handclaps: Graham Gouldman and Paul Burgess
    gong: Paul Burgess
    editor: Eric Stewart
    assistant mixer: Tony Spath
    assistant engineer: Tony Spath
    writer: Eric Stewart, Graham Gouldman

    Album Information

    label: Mercury Records
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin