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Michael Jackson – Man In The Mirror lyrics

I'm gonna make a change
For once in my life
It's gonna feel real good

Gonna make a difference
Gonna make it right


As I, turn up the collar on
My favorite winter coat
This wind is blowing my mind
I see the kids in the streets
With not enough to eat
Who am I to be blind?
Pretending not to see their needs

A summer disregard, a broken bottle top
And a one man soul
They follow each other on the wind ya' know
'Cause they got nowhere to go
That's why I want you to know

I'm starting with the man in the mirror
I'm asking him to change his ways
And no message could have been any clearer
If you want to make the world a better place
Take a look at yourself, and then make a change

I've been a victim of a selfish kind of love
It's time that I realize
That there are some with no home, not a nickel to loan
Could it be really me, pretending that they're not alone?

A willow deeply scarred, somebody's broken heart
And a washed-out dream
They follow the pattern of the wind ya' see
'Cause they got no place to be
That's why I'm starting with me

I'm starting with the man in the mirror
I'm asking him to change his ways
And no message could have been any clearer
If you want to make the world a better place
Take a look at yourself, and then make a change

I'm starting with the man in the mirror
I'm asking him to change his ways
And no message could have been any clearer
If you want to make the world a better place
Take a look at yourself and then make that
Change!

I'm starting with the man in the mirror
(Oh yeah!)
I'm asking him to change his ways
(Better change!)
No message could have been any clearer
If you want to make the world a better place
Take a look at yourself and then make the change)
You gotta get it right, while you got the time
You can't close your, your mind!

(Then you close your, mind!)
That man, that man, that man, that man
With the man in the mirror
(Man in the mirror, oh yeah!)
That man, that man, that man
I'm asking him to change his ways
(Better change!)
No message could have been any clearer
If you want to make the world a better place
Take a look at yourself and then make the change

Oh no, no no

I'm gonna make a change
It's gonna feel real good!
Chime on!
(Change)
Just lift yourself
You know
You've got to stop it
Yourself!
(Yeah! Make that change!)
I've got to make that change, today!
Hoo!
(Man in the mirror)
You got to
You got to not let yourself
Brother
Hoo!
(Yeah! Make that change!)
You know, I've got to get
That man, that man
(Man in the mirror)
You've got to move! Chime on!
Chime on!
You got to
Stand up! Stand up! Stand up!
(Yeah! Make that change)
Stand up and lift yourself, now!
(Man in the mirror)
You know it!
You know it!
You know it!
You know it
(Change)
Make that change



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    MakesMeWannaScream
    I don't care what he did, or how he chose to live his life, though I must say that I feel horrible for him, but he truly is amazing. I feel horrible about what's happened to him in the last couple of years, actually for most of my life (I'm only 13), along with what his children are feeling. He honestly is and forever will be the king of pop. Nobody can ever try to compare to him, and nothing involving music would be what it is today without him, and almost everyone (especially those in the music career) owe so much to this honest, innocent, and true legend.
    ~Rest In Peace Michael Jackson, Wherever You May Be~.
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    sianxxx
    This was the first song I remember hearing of michael jackson. I watched my mums moonwalker video and this song was played at the begining. I had never heard of mj before and this song quickly turned into my fave song then I got to like mj more and more. Now he is a part of me and everyone I knows I am a big huge fan. Thts what I'm known for :) love you mj .
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  • ellemagazine
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    ellemagazine
    Michael jackson was super great x1000 but hes not in heaven I'm a huge fan but. He changed his body it shows ur not happy with how God made you
    he turned muslim but hes in hell but if you wanna make a change start with the man or woman in the mirror
    I feel sorry for his kids prince paris and michael offering my condolences to the now
    -a fan and friend of michael jackson and his bros and sis's
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    MJ_angel
    I'm in denial for what mj happend. We all know that he's in heaven today together with our almighty Father and singing with the angel but gone to soon to be without him. He could always be the man in the mirror to us. We can totally know mj through his songs, the music he composed. We will miss you mj. May you have the peace with our lord. We Love you.
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    hissy67
    Most people say bad things and don't remeber him as a gd person thts y I'm goin 2 make the change for him and do as best as a can 2 help others like he has shown in most of his songs (heal the world and earth song) These songs show respect for others and every1 else should respect the songs he sings coz he didn't hav to make songs that say bout others! I'm bein honest music will never be the same wihtout him :( R.I.P michael jackson.
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