New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.

(omitting background "choir")

Ohhhh, when he calls my name, I will ah-ah-a-answer,
When he calls, calls me yeah, I will ah-ah-a-answer,
When he calls my name, I will ah-ah-a-answer,
Wanna be somewhere, yeah lord, call my name!

I wanna be somewhere, lord, yeah lord call my name.
Wanna be somewhere-hair yeah lord call my name.
On that day we shall rise, wipe the tears from my eyes,
I wanna be somewhere, yeah lord call my name!

Mmm, I say "lord, you know I don't have no friend like you,
If heaven's not my home, please tell me what shall I do? "
Somebody sendin' for your child to lay heaven, oh but soon
I'm goin' to be somewhere, yeah call my name.

Oh, I wanna be somewhere, lord when he calls my name,
I wanna be somewhere, lord when he calls, calls my name,
Sometimes I'm up, sometimes I'm down, sometimes leveled to the ground,
I wanna be somewhere, somewhere! Somewhere! Somewhere!
Somewhere! Somewhere! Somewhere!
Call my name, my name.



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/j/john_fogerty/somewhere_listening.html

Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      U
      Unregistered
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      Explain

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
      20 words
      Good
      Cool
      Awesome!
      Explanation guidelines:
      • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
      • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
      • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
      Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.
      ×