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Kelly Clarkson - Because Of You Lyrics

Song details
TitleBecause Of You
ArtistKelly Clarkson
AlbumGreatest Hits - Chapter 1 [2012], Track 6
Keep Calm & Relax [2012]
album from the compilation series Keep Calm & Relax [2012], Track 18
Ballads From The Breeze [2011]
album from the compilation series The Breeze Fm (New Zealand) [2010], Track 1
Now That's What I Call Music, Vol. 19 [2005]
album from the compilation series Now That's What I Call Music (New Zealand) [1997], Track 9
Breakaway [2004], Track 4
GenrePop, Rock
Duration00:03:43
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Song lyrics
I will not make the same mistakes that you did
I will not let myself cause my heart so much misery
I will not break the way you did
You fell so hard
I've learned the hard way, to never let it get that far

Because of you
I'll never stray too far from the sidewalk
Because of you
I learned to play on the safe side
So I don't get hurt
Because of you
I find it hard to trust
Not only me, but everyone around me
Because of you
I am afraid

I lose my way
And it's not too long before you point it out
I cannot cry
Because I know that's weakness in your eyes
I'm forced to fake, a smile, a laugh
Every day of my life
My heart can't possibly break
When it wasn't even whole to start with

Because of you
I'll never stray too far from the sidewalk
Because of you
I learned to play on the safe side
So I don't get hurt
Because of you
I find it hard to trust
Not only me, but everyone around me
Because of you
I am afraid

I watched you die
I heard you cry
Every night in your sleep
I was so young
You should have known better than to lean on me
You never thought of anyone else
You just saw your pain
And now I cry
In the middle of the night
For the same damn thing

Because of you
I'll never stray too far from the sidewalk
Because of you
I learned to play on the safe side
So I don't get hurt
Because of you
I tried my hardest just to forget everything
Because of you
I don't know how to let anyone else in
Because of you
I'm ashamed of my life because it's empty
Because of you
I am afraid

Because of you
Because of you
submitted by manties on November 20th, 2004
corrected by Bones_Shatter on May 28th, 2014
written by Clarkson, Kelly / Moody, Ben / Hodges, David
copyright with Lyrics © Chrysalis One Music, Emi Music Publishing, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.

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0 likes - like | 03-12-2012 17:22 anggathereds 
anggathereds
 
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0 likes - like | 14-11-2012 00:19 KenzieexD 
KenzieexD
 
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♥_♥
0 likes - like | 14-06-2012 05:41 luibloo_2 
luibloo_2
 
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0 likes - like | 26-04-2012 02:48 butterfly11 
butterfly11
 
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wow
0 likes - like | 05-03-2012 23:20 bkeskin 
bkeskin
 
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0 likes - like | 11-12-2011 06:42 undertaker78 
undertaker78
 
10 posts
Hauntingly beautiful.
0 likes - like | 27-10-2011 04:36 Sasha_0504 
Sasha_0504
 
14 posts
one of her best
0 likes - like | 20-09-2011 00:18 singfan11 
singfan11
 
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0 likes - like | 23-04-2011 09:25 InvaderLak 
InvaderLak
 
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I once went to my bf's house to ask about the girl when I noticed the window was broken. There was a robber in his house and he shot my bf. I ran but the robber shot my leg. I can't walk to this day, but this song still reminds me of him. I still love you, Jayden, for always and ever...
0 likes - like | 23-04-2011 09:05 InvaderLak 
InvaderLak
 
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Wow... this song reminds me of when I was going to meet my bf and i saw him kissing a different girl. I tripped while watching them, and he wouldn't even help me up. I beat the other girl up, and when she socked me and injured my shoulder plate, we both fell to the ground. He ran over and I thought, "Ok, he'll help me now." Instead, he helped up the new girl and I sat there with two paralyzed arms. I was there for a whole hour.
I'll continue in a new message, seeing as how this one's pretty long.
0 likes - like | 20-04-2011 19:34 lewikdo 
lewikdo
 
1 posts
i love this song so much i would breakaway 2!!!!
0 likes - like | 14-02-2011 12:28 good_girl95 
good_girl95
 
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0 likes - like | 11-11-2010 17:18 Taeque 
Taeque
 
1 posts
Best song in the universe! Send my compliments to the writer!!!

0 likes - like | 16-09-2010 09:14 ceah 
ceah
 
63 posts
This song is so awesome
0 likes - like | 03-08-2010 00:32 JonArLam 
JonArLam
 
80 posts
LovVe It..
0 likes - like | 14-07-2010 08:44 Sr9217 
Sr9217
 
4 posts
I love this song!
0 likes - like | 08-07-2010 06:38 Piotrek15c 
Piotrek15c
 
2 posts
LOVE THIS SONG
AND LOVE KELLY
0 likes - like | 27-04-2010 09:00 XXrawrenXX 
XXrawrenXX
 
140 posts
I effin love it.
0 likes - like | 25-04-2010 04:12 LadyDruger 
LadyDruger
 
2 posts
BECAUSE OF YOU!!!this song reminds me of who really I am, who I was in my past, and who I WANT to be with TOMORROW, (coz tomorrow never End.)
0 likes - like | 13-04-2010 06:26 Augre 
Augre
 
1 posts
i love this song so much! great lyrics! =)
0 likes - like | 11-04-2010 18:40 Fjerrsyn 
Fjerrsyn
 
307 posts
I usually don't listen to this type of music,
though I got to admit, this song is awfully good.
0 likes - like | 01-03-2010 19:48 falco6703 
falco6703
 
25 posts
This is a great song by Kelly Clarkson. Everything was good about this song. Kelly Clarkson has great vocals, that's why she won Idol.
0 likes - like | 20-02-2010 23:49 paige_the_song_ 
paige_the_song_
 
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[artist=]kelly clarkson
i LOVE this song it is the greatist of all time in my book i heard it and told all my friends about it and it almost brought me to tears(which it very hard to do)but i just LOVE this song so much



0 likes - like | 19-02-2010 19:36 analyzer6703 
analyzer6703
 
13 posts
Kelly Clarkson has some pretty wild, fast paced songs. This is one of her best being a rare slow song. Overall she's a good singer that can sing any kind of music.
0 likes - like | 15-02-2010 23:56 rob27000 
rob27000
 
1 posts
I'm still tearing the words apart to get the exact meaning and who is who.

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