Marneen Lynne Fields gorgeous and passionate recording of REM's "Everybody Hurts." Words and music by, William Berry, Peter Buck, Michael Mills, and Michael Stipe. Arrangement done by Ben Hammer. Song produced by South African hitmaker Rory Wolman.
Mmm mmm Ooh ooh
When the day is long ____
And the night, the night is yours alone\
When you’re sure you’ve had enough
Of this life,
Well hang on (hang on)
Don’t let your”self” go\
Everybody cries^ (ooh ooh)
And everybody hurts^
Sometimes everything is wrong. (mm mm)
Now it’s time to sing along\, when your day is night alone (hold on)
If you feel like letting go\ (oh, oh, oh, oh) (hold on)
When you think you’ve had too much
Of this life,
Well hang on. (hang on hang on hang on)
Everybody hurts ______
Take comfort in your friends. (yeah, yeah, in Your Friends)
Everybody hurts (who, oh, oh, oh, no)
Don’t throw you hand. Oh, No.
Don’t throw your hand, No.
If you feel like you’re alone.
No, no, no, you are not alone______________
(oh, no o, no, no, no, o, ewww, ew, who, ew yeah, yeah, yeah,
You’re not alone)
If you’re on your own
In this life, the days and nights are long\.____
When you think you’ve had to much
(lift) Of this life. You, you, you gotta
To hang on. (hang on hang on hang on)______________oh, oh, oh
Well, everybody hurts, sometimes.
Everybody cries.(scream) Yeah.
And everybody hurts, sometimes.
And “everybody” hurts, sometimes. So hold on, hold on, hold on,
Hold on. Everybody hurts\, hold on, hold on, hold on.________
Everybody hurts, you are not alone, hold on.