The Will to Live Song Lyrics

Ben Harper

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I met a girl whose heart
Was on the right hand side
And upon the left
An angel did reside
They told her mother
That she never would survive
But she kept the rhythm
And is still alive

We must all have
The will to live
You got to have
The will to live

Then I met a man

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Faded
  • 2 Homeless Child
  • 3 Number Three
  • 4 Roses From My Friends
  • 5 Jah Work
  • 6 I Want to Be Ready
  • 7 The Will to Live
  • 8 Ashes
  • 9 Widow of a Living Man
  • 10 Glory & Consequence
  • 11 Mama's Trippin'
  • 12 I Shall Not Walk Alone


  • credits


    publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
    writers: Ben C Harper
    album: Track 7 in album The Will to Live
    release date: 1997-5-26
    popularity : 64 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Blues Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Alternative Rock/Blues Rock/Folk Rock
    length: 4:58
    producer: JP Plunier
    vocal: Ben Harper
    mixer: Eric Sarafin
    recorded by: Todd Burke
    background vocals: Amy Piatt
    mastering: Dave Collins
    composer: Ben Harper

    Album Information

    label: Virgin Records America
    country(area): Europe
    format: CD
    barcode: 724384417826
    script: Latin