Nelly Furtado - Try Lyrics

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All I know
Is everything is not as it's sold
But the more I grow the less I know
And I have lived so many lives
Though I'm not old
And the more I see, the less I grow
The fewer the seeds the more I sow

Then I see you standing there
Wanting more from me
And all I can do is try
Then I see you standing there
Wanting more from me
And all I can do is try, try

I wish I hadn't seen all of the realness
And all the real people are really not real at all
The more I learn the more I learn
The more I cry the more I cry
As I say goodbye to the way of life
I thought I had designed for me

Then I see you standing there
Wanting more from me
And all I can do is try
Then I see you standing there
I'm all I'll ever be
But all I can do is try
Oh, try, try

All of the moments that already passed
We'll try to go back and make them last
All of the things we want each other to be
We never will be, we never will be
And that's wonderful, and that's life
And that's you, baby
This is me, baby
And we are, we are, we are, we are
We are, we are
Free
In our love
We are free in our love
Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 One-Trick Pony
  • 2 Powerless (Say What You Want)
  • 3 Explode
  • 4 Try
  • 5 Fresh Off the Boat
  • 6 For├ža
  • 7 The Grass Is Green
  • 8 Picture Perfect
  • 9 Saturdays
  • 10 Build You Up
  • 11 Island of Wonder
  • 12 Childhood Dreams
  • 13 Try (acoustic version)


  • Credits
    publisher: ©EMI Music Publishing, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Brian West, Nelly Furtado
    album: Track 4 in album Folklore
    release date: 2003-11-24
    popularity : 347 users have visited this page.
    genres: Electronic Rock Pop Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Folk Rock/Electro/Pop Rock
    length: 4:38
    producer: Track & Field and Nelly Furtado
    drums: Joey Waronker and Russ Miller
    mixer: Brad Haehnel
    bass: Mike Elizondo
    guitar: Brian West
    vibraphone: Robert Leatherbarrow
    turntable(s): DJ Lil Jaz
    piano & harmonium: Alex Alessandroni
    acoustic guitar & electric guitar: James Bryan
    assistant engineer: Neil Couser
    lyricist: Nelly Furtado
    composer: Nelly Furtado, Brian West
    Album Information
    label: DreamWorks Records
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 600445050891
    script: Latin