Whatever

Album: Definitely Forever (1995)
Charted: 3
  • Oh when the sunshine beckons to ya
    And your wings begin to unfold
    The thoughts you bring and the songs you sing
    Are gonna keep me from the cold

    And if the sword is here among ya
    And its words may wound my soul
    You can fill me up with what you've got
    'Cause my heart's been keepin' on

    She is love
    And her ways are high and steep
    She is love
    And I believe her when she speaks
    Love
    And her ways are high and steep
    She is love
    And I believe, I do believe her when she speaks

    You're in all my thoughts of passion
    And the dreams of my delight
    Whatever stirs my mortal frame
    Will you keep it warm at night

    I don't know where you come from
    No I haven't got a clue
    All I know is I'm in love
    With someone who loves me too

    She is love
    And her ways are high and steep
    She is love
    And I believe her when she speaks
    Love
    And her ways are high and steep
    She is love
    And I believe, I do believe her when she speaks

    She is love
    And her ways are high and steep
    She is love
    And I believe her when she speaks
    She is love
    And her ways are high and steep
    She is love
    And I believe, I do believe her when she speaks
    I do believe her when she speaks
    I do believe her when she speaks
    I do believe her when she speaks Writer/s: NOEL GALLAGHER
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 9

  • Paul from London, -Guitarist Paul 'Bonehead' Arthurs recalled ..."Noel had shown us Whatever very early on and it freaked my head out. It was like, 'Nah you haven't f---ing written that.' It was brilliant." And he was right. Noel didn't write it.
  • Supermanfriday from Wigan, United KingdomNoel has or had a good knack of using tunes or jingles that lie subconciously in your frontal lobe...me and you you and me was a program for kids at school he used this for shes electric..he used beatles,bolan,stones,stevie wonder,velvet underground etc...but this isnt just poaching its genius..anyone who watched python live at the hollywood bowl..this tune for Whatever stuck in your head and Noel just tapped it..
  • Tomislav from Split, CroatiaActually I don't think it was because Noel doesn't like Liams singing XD I heard somewhere that they used to let the audience sing the intro for the song , the first verse, and then Liam was suposed to start...he started at first verse so thats what Noel was mad about...
  • Nate from Pittsburgh, PaThis song should get more atention and it has a good meaning
  • Schmitty from Vienna, Vahas anyone here seen the live video where liam starts singing it...but Noel doesnt like how hes singing...so Liam just walks off and Noel sings it...all the while having Liam heckle him much like the unplugged performance
  • Tristan from Bangor, WalesThe melody of the chorus of Don't Look Back In Anger fits over the orchestra playing out at the end too...
  • Jesse from Peterborough, CanadaRe: Youpie, Washington DC comment. The chords are not the same as Octopus' Garden. The Beatles song is in E and the solo in A. Whatever is originally in G and later, Noel moved it up to Bb using Capo III. The melody just happens to fit the song. There are also live versions of Whatever that include 'All the young dudes' by Mott the Hoople. Thanks for your two cents.
  • Jack Lee from Nottingham, EnglandThis is my favourite Oasis track. It was also used on the Sky One programme 'Dream Tream'
  • Si from London, EnglandThe melody is actually a direct copy of the Neil Innes song "How Sweet to be an Idiot"...
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