My Mother Had a Brother Lyrics

George Michael


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: George Michael
album: Track 7 in album Patience
release date: 2004-3-15
popularity : 45 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Jazz Pop
styles: House/Downtempo/Synth-pop
length: 6:20
producer: George Michael

Album Information

label: Sony Music
country(area): United Kingdom
format: CD
barcode: 5099751540229
script: Latin

Cover Art

George Michael Patience cover art


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My mother had a brother
They say that I was born on the day that he died
Someone to cling to, she said
When all the noises and the shame came calling

My mother had a brother
I thought I knew them all, I thought I knew
But she lied
I said, "Show me his face again, tell me again why he died"

She said he couldn't wait for the things that I've seen
She said he wasn't strong enough, he never dared to dream a life like mine

My mother had a brother
Over-sensitive and kind


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Patience
  • 2 Amazing
  • 3 John and Elvis Are Dead
  • 4 Cars and Trains
  • 5 Round Here
  • 6 Shoot the Dog
  • 7 My Mother Had a Brother
  • 8 Flawless (Go to the City)
  • 9 American Angel
  • 10 Precious Box
  • 11 Please Send Me Someone (Anselmo's Song)
  • 12 Freeek! '04
  • 13 Through
  • 14 Patience, Part II