What About Us
by Pink

Album: Beautiful Trauma (2017)
Charted: 3 13
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    We are searchlights, we can see in the dark
    We are rockets, pointing up at the stars
    We are billions of beautiful hearts
    And you sold us down the river too far

    What about us?
    What about all the times you said you had the answers?
    What about us?
    What about all the broken happy ever afters?
    What about us?
    What about all the plans that ended in disaster?
    What about love? What about trust?
    What about us?

    We are problems that want to be solved
    We are children that need to be loved
    We were willing, we came when you called
    But man, you fooled us, enough is enough, oh

    What about us?
    What about all the times you said you had the answers?
    What about us?
    What about all the broken happy ever afters?
    Oh, what about us?
    What about all the plans that ended in disaster?
    Oh, what about love? What about trust?
    What about us?

    Oh, what about us?
    What about all the plans that ended in disaster?
    What about love? What about trust?
    What about us?

    Sticks and stones they may break these bones
    But then I'll be ready, are you ready?
    It's the start of us, waking up come on
    Are you ready? I'll be ready
    I don't want control, I want to let go
    Are you ready? I'll be ready
    'Cause now it's time to let them know
    We are ready, what about us?

    What about us?
    What about all the times you said you had the answers?
    So what about us?
    What about all the broken happy ever afters?
    Oh, what about us?
    What about all the plans that ended in disaster?
    Oh, what about love? What about trust?
    What about us?

    What about us?
    What about us?
    What about us?

    What about us?
    What about us?
    What about us?

Comments: 9

  • Unknown I love pinks personality the song What About Us is one of my favorite songs from her, she is inspirational to me I have been through so much in my life lots of struggle like today one of my loved ones went crazy on me had no idea that was going to happen they apologized twice but still I know why they yelled some mean words to my face is because they were cranky those words that were yelled hurt me quite a bit it’s going to take time for me forgive them I am used to getting my feelings hurt from this loved one but it’s been a while since they have yelled mean words at my face I am glad they realized what they did was wrong I still love them no matter what
  • Anonymous from MatayusI really love this song. I pray that God will continue giving her wisdom and strength.
  • Gypsy from Lynden When I listen to “What about Us” I think maybe she is asking God the question
  • RoboShane Newman needs to do more research as his information is incomplete. The song was released in October 2017 whereas Trump was elected as the president in January 2017.
  • Shane Newman from Singer PinkHello singer pink your music help me in my life because ex best frined was cheats on me
    walk me home that song make me feeling good INSDE
    my favtore female arist my postin your role model
  • Anna Phylaxis from NynyThis song came out in August 2017 and was written before Trump took office...so during the Obama administration. Therefore, this song was not about Trump. When Pink asks the question "What about us?" she follows with "we don't want control, we want to let go." Giving your freedom and "control" to the government and the Nanny State will only lead to heartache and deprivation. The framers of the Constitution knew that very well, but so many still haven't figured that out. Again, this was written during Obama's administration. That is a fact. What one draws from that fact is their answer to the question "What about us?" Live and learn.
  • Ellie from EssexGlenn from UK? For starters don't be ass, P!nk is one of the most famous singer/songwriters of this generation. Her music reflects on real world issues, and if you don't like it don't comment as people who read this article are genuinely interested in knowing more about Pink. Piss off back into your igloo if you don't like it and stop shoving your opinion onto other people
  • Antonietta from Barcelona@Glenn from Uk. I suppose it's your opinion that does is not the "absolute truth" but only a personal perception of the facts.
  • Glenn from UkAnother awful song by Pink. I looked up the top rated worst female singers of all time. Of course Yoko Ono was at the very top, but there was no sign of Pink. She most certainly deserved a place on that list. Every single one of her songs sounds exactly the same and with absolutely no variance. Being creative means that you evolve and develop over a period of time. Not with Pink. She still has that dreary, mind numbing voice. Pink obviously is NOT creative and does not possess the ability to experiment. The iconic Linda Perry (4 Non Blondes) made a huge mistake in collaborating with Pink. Someone should have warned her, "Stay well clear of Pink. She toxic and boring. She murder any song you write for her."
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