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24
Kanye West Lyrics


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Dear God, make it alright, only you can make it alright
Dear Lord, make it alright, nothing else ever feels right
Dear God, make it alright, nothing else ever feels right
Na-na-na, nothing else ever feels right

Exhausted
Never the right time to go
Getting the right time to go
Never the right time to go
God loves you
Love when you choose your steps
Gotta make it right 'fore you left
Gotta make it right before you
Everybody wanna feel like
Everything gon' be right
New me over the old me
Let it out, let it all out
God, please set it alright
Make it right, now that feels right
Nothing else ever feels right
Nothing else ever feels right

Save me, yeah, make it alright
Bow our heads 'cause it's alright, alright, mm
Twenty-four hours, twenty-four candles
Twenty-four hours (yeah, yeah)
Yeah, yeah, yeah
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Throw our hands up in the sky
Yes, Lord, we put 'em high
Yeah, yeah
Yeah, yeah

Yeah, know you're alive and God's not finished
Know you're alive and God's not finished
I know you're alive and God's not finished
I know you're alive and God's not
The Devil's a lie and now he finished
Devil's a lie and now he fin-
Devil's a lie and now he finished

Throw our hands up in the sky
Yes, Lord, we wave 'em high

We gonna be okay, we gonna be okay
We gonna be okay, we gonna be okay
We gonna be okay, we gonna be okay

God's not finished, God's not finished
God's not finished, God's not finished
God's not finished, God's not finished
God's not finished, God's not finished

Now we gon' be okay
We gonna be okay, we gonna be okay
We gonna be okay
God's not finished, God's not finished
God's not finished, we gonna be okay

Throw our hands up in the sky, yes, Lord, we wave 'em high
Mm-mm-mm, mm-mm

Overall Meaning

The lyrics to Kanye West's song 24 seem to be a plea for help to God. The chorus is made up of the repeated plea "Dear God, make it alright, nothing else ever feels right." The verse speaks about being exhausted and wanting to make things right before it is too late. The song's bridge talks about knowing that God isn't finished and that the Devil is a lie.


The song seems to be about the struggles that Kanye has faced in his life, including struggles with mental health and religion. The repetition of the phrase "Dear God, make it alright" shows a desperate need for help and guidance. The reference to the Devil also shows that Kanye may be grappling with internal demons.


Overall, the song is a powerful testament to the power of faith and the importance of seeking help when facing difficult times.


Line by Line Meaning

Dear God, make it alright, only you can make it alright
I am asking God to make everything right in my life because He is the only one who has the power to do so.


Dear Lord, make it alright, nothing else ever feels right
I am asking the Lord to make everything right because nothing else feels right without His intervention.


Dear God, make it alright, nothing else ever feels right
The only way everything in my life can feel right is if God makes it right.


Na-na-na, nothing else ever feels right
Nothing else in my life feels right without God's help.


Exhausted
I am tired and worn out.


Never the right time to go
I feel like it's never the right time to move on from certain things in my life.


Getting the right time to go
I am trying to find the right time to move on from certain things in my life.


Never the right time to go
I feel like it's never the right time to move on from certain things in my life.


God loves you
I am acknowledging the love that God has for me.


Love when you choose your steps
I love it when I make the right choices in my life, especially with God's guidance.


Gotta make it right 'fore you left
I need to make everything in my life right before I leave this world.


Gotta make it right before you
I need to make everything in my life right before anything happens to me.


Everybody wanna feel like
Everyone wants to feel like things in their life are going to be okay.


Everything gon' be right
I believe that everything will be right in my life someday.


New me over the old me
I want to become a better version of myself from who I used to be.


Let it out, let it all out
I need to express my emotions and feelings so that I can move on from them.


God, please set it alright
I am asking God to make everything right in my life.


Make it right, now that feels right
Whenever everything is right in my life, that's the only time when things feel right for me.


Nothing else ever feels right
Without God's help, nothing else in my life feels right.


Save me, yeah, make it alright
I am asking God to save me and make everything right in my life.


Bow our heads 'cause it's alright, alright, mm
I am acknowledging that everything is going to be alright with God's help.


Twenty-four hours, twenty-four candles
Every day is a new day to start fresh and make things right with God's help.


Twenty-four hours (yeah, yeah)
Each day is an opportunity to make progress in my life.


Yeah, yeah, yeah
An expression of approval or confirmation.


Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
An expression of approval or confirmation.


Throw our hands up in the sky
Raising hands up in praise to God.


Yes, Lord, we put 'em high
Acknowledging and praising God above all.


Yeah, know you're alive and God's not finished
I know that I am still alive and God still has plans for me.


Know you're alive and God's not finished
I want to remind myself that I am still alive and God still has plans for me.


I know you're alive and God's not finished
I am certain that I am still alive and God still has plans for me.


I know you're alive and God's not
Even though God may seem absent, He is still working in my life.


The Devil's a lie and now he finished
The struggles and obstacles that I have faced are over because the enemy (the devil) has been defeated by God.


Devil's a lie and now he fin-
The struggles and obstacles that I have faced are over because the enemy (the devil) has been defeated by God.


Devil's a lie and now he finished
The struggles and obstacles that I have faced are over because the enemy (the devil) has been defeated by God.


Throw our hands up in the sky
Raising hands up in praise to God.


Yes, Lord, we wave 'em high
Acknowledging and praising God above all.


We gonna be okay, we gonna be okay
I believe and declare that everything is going to be okay.


God's not finished, God's not finished
God still has plans and work to do in my life.


God's not finished, God's not finished
God still has plans and work to do in my life.


God's not finished, God's not finished
God still has plans and work to do in my life.


God's not finished, God's not finished
God still has plans and work to do in my life.


Now we gon' be okay
Everything is going to be fine from now on.


We gonna be okay, we gonna be okay
I believe and declare that everything is going to be okay.


We gonna be okay
I believe and declare that everything is going to be okay.


God's not finished, God's not finished
God still has plans and work to do in my life.


God's not finished, we gonna be okay
Even though there's still work to do in my life, I am confident that everything is going to be okay with God's help.


Throw our hands up in the sky, yes, Lord, we wave 'em high
Raising hands up in praise to God and acknowledging and praising Him above all.


Mm-mm-mm, mm-mm
An expression of thought or contemplation.




Lyrics © TUNECORE INC, Universal Music Publishing Group, CONCORD MUSIC PUBLISHING LLC, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
Written by: Albert Daniels, Brian Miller, Cory Henry, Dexter Mills, Kanye West, Malik Yusef, Mark Mbogo, Mark Williams, Raul Cubino, Warryn Campbell

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@alifalnur5635

Lyrics:
Dear God, make it alright, only You can make it alright
Dear Lord, make it alright, nothing else ever feels right
Dear God, make it alright, nothing else ever feels right
Nah, nah, nah, nothing else ever feels right

Exhausted, never the right time to go
God, I done my time to go
Never the right time to go
God loves you
Love when you choose your steps
Gotta make it right before you left
Gotta make it right before you–
Everybody wanna feel like everything gon' be right
New me over the old me
Let it out, let it all out
God, please set it alright
Make it right, now that feels right
Nothing else ever feels right
Nothing else ever feels right

Save me, yeah, make it alright
Bow our heads 'cause it's alright, alright, mmh
24 hours, 24 candles, 24 hours
Yeah, yeah
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Throw our hands up in the sky
Yes, Lord, we put 'em high
Yeah, yeah

Yeah, yeah

Yeah, know you alive and God's not finished
Know you alive and God's step's finished
But know you alive and God's not finished
We know you alive and God, ay
The Devil's a lie and now he fini–
The Devil's a lie and now he fi–
Devil's a lie and now he finis–

Throw our hands up in the sky
Yes, Lord, we put 'em high

We gonna be okay, we gonna be okay
We gonna be okay, we gonna be okay
We gonna be okay, we gonna be okay
God's not finished, God's not finished
God's not finished, God's not finished
God's not finished, God's not finished
God's not finished, God's not finished
Now we gon' be okay, we gonna be okay
We gonna be okay, we gonna be okay
God's not finished, God's not finished
God's not finished

We gonna be okay
Throw our hands up in the sky
Yes, Lord, we put 'em high
Oh-oh-oh-oh, oh-oh



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@tuv

GOD'S NOT FINISHED!

@isaacgarcia3041

FUCK YEAH ITS TUV😎😎

@cscarlton24

GOD’S NOT FINISHED!

@perplexed1783

He never existed

@jr.antoniohenriquez6215

yo

@themoviecritic1092

@@perplexed1783 Hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahah

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@DJSPARKVEVOs

Heavenly Father I pray that you keep the person reading this alive, safe, healthy and financially blessed Amen

@alvinvisuals

amen

@naman2010

Amen

@maxpowe6446

too bad your prayers do not help at all lmao

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