Ben Song Lyrics

Michael Jackson

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Ben, the two of us need look no more,
We both found what we were looking for.
With a friend to call my own,
I'll never be alone, and you, my friend, will see,
You've got a friend in me.
Ben, you're always running here and there,
You feel you're not wanted anywhere.
If you ever look behind and don't like what you find
There's something you should know, you've got a place to go.
I used to say I and me, now it's us, now it's we.
I used to say I and me, now it's us, now it's we.
Ben most people would turn you away;
I don't listen to a word they say.
They don't see you as I do;
I wish they would try to'

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Ben
  • 2 Greatest Show on Earth
  • 3 People Make the World Go 'Round
  • 4 We've Got a Good Thing Going
  • 5 Everybody's Somebody's Fool
  • 6 My Girl
  • 7 What Goes Around Comes Around
  • 8 In Our Small Way
  • 9 Shoo-Be-Doo-Be-Doo-Da-Day
  • 10 You Can Cry on My Shoulder


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Don Black, Walter Scharf
    album: Track 1 in album Ben
    release date: 1972-8-4
    popularity : 2128 users have visited this page.
    genres: Funk / Soul Pop Stage & Screen
    styles: Soft Rock/Rhythm & Blues/Downtempo/Soul
    length: 2:47
    lead vocals: Michael Jackson
    composer: Walter Scharf
    lyricist: Don Black

    Album Information

    label: Motown Records
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin