Nothing Takes The Place Of You

Album: Nothing Takes The Place Of You (1967)
Charted: 52
Play Video
  • I moved your picture
    From my walls
    And I replaced them
    Both large and small
    And each new day
    Finds me so blue
    Nothing
    Takes the place of you

    I read your letters one by one
    And I still love you
    When it's all said and done
    And oh, my darling I'm so blue
    Because nothing
    Oh nothing
    Takes the place of you

    I, I write this letter
    It's raining on my window pane
    I, I feel the need of you
    Because without you
    Nothing seems the same

    So I'll wait
    Until you're home
    Again I love you
    But I'm all alone
    And oh my darling
    I'm so blue
    Because nothing
    Oh, but nothing takes the place of you Writer/s: PATRICK ROBINSON, TOUSSAINT MCCALL
    Publisher: CONEXION MEDIA GROUP, INC.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments

Be the first to comment...

Editor's Picks

Subversive Songs Used To Sell

Subversive Songs Used To SellSong Writing

Songs about drugs, revolution and greed that have been used in commercials for sneakers, jeans, fast food, cruises and cars.

Danny Kortchmar

Danny KortchmarSongwriter Interviews

Danny played guitar on Sweet Baby James, Tapestry, and Running On Empty. He also co-wrote many hit songs, including "Dirty Laundry," "Sunset Grill" and "Tender Is The Night."

Adele

AdeleFact or Fiction

Despite her reticent personality, Adele's life and music are filled with intrigue. See if you can spot the true tales.

Divided Souls: Musical Alter Egos

Divided Souls: Musical Alter EgosSong Writing

Long before Eminem, Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj created alternate personas, David Bowie, Bono, Joni Mitchell and even Hank Williams took on characters.

Michael Franti

Michael FrantiSongwriter Interviews

Franti tells the story behind his hit "Say Hey (I Love You)" and explains why yoga is an integral part of his lifestyle and his Soulshine tour.

Jello Biafra

Jello BiafraSongwriter Interviews

The former Dead Kennedys frontman on the past, present and future of the band, what music makes us "pliant and stupid," and what he learned from Alice Cooper.