Difference between revisions of "What You Want"

From The Evanescence Reference
Jump to: navigation, search
(General Information)
(Lyrics)
Line 26: Line 26:
 
Every heart in my hands<br>
 
Every heart in my hands<br>
 
Like a pale reflection<br>
 
Like a pale reflection<br>
 +
 
Hello, hello<br>
 
Hello, hello<br>
 
Remember me? <br>
 
Remember me? <br>
 
I'm everything you can't control<br>
 
I'm everything you can't control<br>
 +
Somewhere beyond the pain<br>
 +
There must be a way to believe we can break through<br>
 +
 +
Do what you want you want<br>
 +
You don't have to lay your life down<br>
  
 
== Notes and References ==
 
== Notes and References ==

Revision as of 10:12, 23 July 2011

All That I'm Living For
Anything for You
Anywhere
Ascension of the Spirit
Away from Me
Before the Dawn
Bleed
Breathe No More
Bring Me to Life
Call Me When You're Sober
Catherine
Cloud Nine
Demise
Disappear
End of the Dream
Erase This
Eternal
Even in Death
Everybody's Fool
Exodus
Farther Away
Field of Innocence
Forever You
Forgive Me
Give Unto Me
Going Under
Good Enough
Haunted
Hello
Hi-Lo
If You Don't Mind
Imaginary
Imperfection
Instrumental 1
Instrumental 2
Instrumental 3
Instrumental 4
Lacrymosa
Lies
Like You
Listen to the Rain
Lithium
Lose Control
Lost in Paradise
Made of Stone
Me & You
Missing
My Heart Is Broken
My Immortal
My Last Breath
Never Go Back
New Way to Bleed
Oceans
October
Origin
Overture
Perfect Dream
Say You Will
Secret Door
Sick
Snow White Queen
So Close
Solitude
Spanish
Surrender
Sweet Sacrifice
Swimming Home
Take Cover
Taking Over Me
The Change
The End
The In-Between
The Last Song I'm Wasting on You
The Only One
The Other Side
Together Again
Tourniquet
Understanding
Unknown Title
Unraveling
Weight of the World
What You Want
Where Will You Go?
Whisper
You Got a Lot to Learn
Your Love
Your Star


Article.png What You Want está disponible en español. Ver el artículo

Το άρθρο What You Want είναι διαθέσιμο στα ελληνικά. Δείτε το άρθρο

What You Want è disponibile in italiano. Vedi l'articolo

What You Want está disponível em português. Ver o artigo

General Information

Written by: A. Lee and T. Balsamo and T. McCord

"What You Want" is the first single to be released from Evanescence's self-titled Third Album. It features heavy riffs, strong vocals, and has a theme of freedom.

In an interview with MTVnews, Amy Lee said:

Vin1.jpg It's about freedom — that's definitely a constant theme on the record — but, it's like Evanescence, and me, and my relationship with the music and the fans, and coming to that [realization] of "This is what I'm supposed to do ... I want to do this," and when it says, "Remember who you really are," that's exactly everything you could assume it means. Vin2.jpg


A sample of "What You Want" was released on MTV's website on Monday July the 11th. [1] The single will be released August 9th 2011.

Another 30 second sample can be heard on Amazon.com. [2]

Versions

Studio versions:

What You Want

  • Recording date: February 2011 - July 2011
  • Status: Unreleased
  • Released On: Evanescence (album)
  • Length: 3:40

Lyrics

Every heart in my hands
Like a pale reflection

Hello, hello
Remember me?
I'm everything you can't control
Somewhere beyond the pain
There must be a way to believe we can break through

Do what you want you want
You don't have to lay your life down

Notes and References