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[Verse 1:]
Listen
To the song here in my heart
A melody I start but can't complete
Listen
To the sound from deep within
It's only beginning to find release

[Pre - Chorus 1:]
Oh the time has come
For my dreams to be heard
They will not be pushed aside and turned
Into your own all 'cause you won't listen

[CHORUS:]
Listen
I am alone at a crossroads
I'm not at home in my own home
And I've tried and tried to say what's on my mind
You should have known
Oh now I'm done believing you
You don't know what I'm feeling
I'm more than what you made of me
I followed the voice you gave to me
But now I've gotta find my own

[Verse 2:]
You should have listened
There is someone here inside
Someone I thought had died so long ago

[Pre - Chorus 2:]
Oh now I'm screaming out
And my dreams will be heard
They will not be pushed aside or worse
Into your own all 'cause you won't listen

[CHORUS]

[Bridge:]
I don't know where I belong
But I'll be moving on
If you don't
If you won't

[CHORUS 2:]
Listen
To the song here in my heart
A melody I start but I will complete
Oh whoa now I'm done believing you
You don't know what I'm feeling
I'm more than what you made of me
I followed the voice you think you gave to me
But now I've got to find my own
My own...



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    UnregisteredDec 9, 2011 at 12:18 pm
    I dedicate this song to my parents.. Mom dad, please let me be what i want.. I want to live with something i wont regret with my whole life.. Please.. Always remember this.. I love you more then anything else in this big world.. But i love myself more..
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    massiekurDec 21, 2008 at 6:09 am
    this song is powerful so i like it!!!this song means no one listening of so that she doing her best to catch her dream...
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    iluvubooAug 13, 2008 at 4:27 pm
    in the movie dream girls she was going through rough times and i get it and more people should listen 2 this song and they might get the song too.
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    MissIndependentJul 29, 2008 at 5:36 am
    beyonce is 1 of my favorite singers. she is so down 2 earth. dis' song inspires so many younger girls and women follow their dreams, and one day i'm gonna follow my own dream to be a singer and actress.:):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
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    locsinJul 1, 2008 at 10:44 am
    OMG I LOVE THE SONG...ThIs SoNg HaVe So MuCh FoR Me CaUsE I fOlLw ThE sOnG hErE iN My HeRtH

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