The Perfect Fan Lyrics

Backstreet Boys


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Brian Thomas Littrell, Thomas L. Smith
album: Track 16 in album Millennium
release date: 1999-4-28
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length: 4:15
chorus master: Brian T. Littrell
conductor: Eric Foster White
assistant engineer: Dawn Reinholtz, Devon Kirkpatrick
electric guitar: Eric Foster White
piano: Doug Petty
acoustic guitar: Randy Bowland
drums: Dan Wojciechowski
keyboard: Eric Foster White
electric bass guitar: Eric Foster White
mix: Mick Guzauski
orchestrator: Eric Foster White
performing orchestra: The Motown Romance Orchestra
producer: Eric Foster White
recording: Carl Robinson, Adam Blackburn, Eric Foster White, Stephen George, Jon Bates
choir vocals: Toeupu Liu, Rachel Livingston, Rebecca Lord, Kyle Lugger, Chuck McKenney, Lauren Moss, Charisa Owens, Scott Phillips, Jonathan Prewitt, Merica Rawlings, Luke Sink, Andrea Smith, Beth Smith, Patricia Twitty, Cristin Walter, Tasha Webb, Joseph Wells, Ryan West, Shea Popa Wood, Jennifer Schindler, Ken Mars, Missy Hogue, Steven Smith, Terri Snider, Heather Tirey, Beth Tober, Mary Trumbo, Eli Griggs, Noel Harilson, Tates Creek High School Choir, Shannon Anderson, Nancy Baker, Jarred Baugh, Stephen Booth, Leslie Carter, Christina Craddock, Nicholas Daley, Nathan Day, Andrea Dicks, Sean Flaherty, Michael Brad Frazier, Lori Gerlach, Misty Ingels, Jason Jackson, Justin Kearns, Eschelle King, Ryan Kociatek
vocal: Nick Carter, Brian T. Littrell, Kevin Richardson, A.J. McLean, Howie Dorough
vocal arranger: Brian T. Littrell

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It takes a lot to know what is love
It's not the big things, but the little things
That can mean enough
A lot of prayers to get me through
And there is never a day that passes by
I don't think of you
You were always there for me
Pushing me and guiding me
Always to succeed

[Chorus]
You showed me
When I was young just how to grow
You showed me
Everything that I should know
You showed me
Just how to walk without your hands
'Cause mom you always were
The perfect fan

God has been so good
Blessing me with a family
Who did all they could
And I've had many years of grace
And it flatters me when I see a smile on your face
I want to thank you for what you've done
In hopes I can give back to you
And be the perfect son

[Chorus]

You showed me how to love
You showed me how to care
And you showed me that you would
always be there
I want to thank you for that time
And I'm proud to say you're mine

[Chorus]

'Cause mom you always were,
Mom you always were
Mom you always were,
you know you always were'
Cause mom you always were, the perfect fan

I love you mom

Track Listing

  • 1 Larger Than Life
  • 2 I Want It That Way
  • 3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely
  • 4 It's Gotta Be You
  • 5 I Need You Tonight
  • 6 Don't Want You Back
  • 7 Don't Wanna Lose You Now
  • 8 The One
  • 9 Back to Your Heart
  • 10 Spanish Eyes
  • 11 No One Else Comes Close
  • 12 The Perfect Fan
  • 13 I'll Be There for You
  • 14 You Wrote the Book on Love