Who Sang Love Is Everything? k.d. lang

k.d. lang Hymns of the 49th Parallel cover art

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Credits
publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Jane Siberry
release date: 2004-7-27
genres: Pop Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country/Soft Rock/Vocal
length: 5:44
producer: k.d. lang and Ben Mink
mixer: David Leonard
recording engineer: David Leonard
Maybe it was to learn how to love
Maybe it was to learn how to leave
Maybe it was for the games we played
Maybe it was to learn how to choose
Maybe it was to learn how to lose
Maybe it was for the love we made

Love is everything they said it would be
Love made sweet and sad the same
But love forgot to make me too blind to see
You're chickening out aren't you?
You're bangin' on the beach like an old tin drum
I can't wait 'til you make
The whole kingdom come
So I'm leaving

Maybe it was to learn how to fight
Maybe it was for the lesson in pride
Maybe it was the cowboys' ways
Maybe it was to learn not to lie
Maybe it was to learn how to cry
Maybe it was for the love we made

Love is everything they said it would be
Love did not hold back the reins
But love forgot to make me too blind to see
You're chickening out aren't you?
You're bangin' on the beach like an old tin drum
I can't wait 'til you make
The whole kingdom come
So I'm leaving

First he turns to you
Then he turns to her
So you try to hurt him back
But it breaks your body down
So you try to love bigger
Bigger still
But it...it's too late

So take a lesson from the strangeness you feel
And know you'll never be the same
And find it in your heart to kneel down and say
I gave my love didn't I?
And I gave it big...sometimes
And I gave it in my own sweet time
I'm just leaving

Love is everything...



Tracklist
CD 1
  • 1 After the Gold Rush
  • 2 Simple
  • 3 Helpless
  • 4 A Case of You
  • 5 The Valley
  • 6 Hallelujah
  • 7 One Day I Walk
  • 8 Fallen
  • 9 Jericho
  • 10 Bird on a Wire
  • 11 Love Is Everything

  • Album Information
    label: Nonesuch
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 075597984729
    script: Latin