Break My Soul
Beyoncé Lyrics


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We go 'round in circles, 'round in circles
Searchin' for love ('Round in circles)
We go up and down, lost and found
Searchin' for love
(Up and down)
(And I'ma build my)
The queens in the front and the
(And I'ma build my)
Work
(And I'ma build my)
And it work
(And I'ma build my)
(I got reason)
La, la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la
La-la-la-la, la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la, la

You won't break my soul
You won't break my soul
You won't break my soul
You won't break my soul
I'm tellin' everybody
Everybody
Everybody
Everybody

Now, I just fell in love
And I just quit my job
I'm gonna find new drive
Damn, they work me so damn hard
Work by nine
Then off past five
And they work my nerves
That's why I cannot sleep at night

I'm lookin' for motivation
I'm lookin' for a new foundation, yeah
And I'm on that new vibration
I'm buildin' my own foundation, yeah
Hold up, oh, baby, baby

You won't break my soul (Na, na)
You won't break my soul (No-no, na, na)
You won't break my soul (No-no, na, na)
You won't break my soul (Na, na)
I'm tellin' everybody (Na, na)
Everybody
Everybody
Everybody

I'ma let down my hair 'cause I lost my mind
Bey is back and I'm sleepin' real good at night
The queens in the front and the Doms in the back
Ain't takin' no flicks but the whole clique snapped
There's a whole lot of people in the house
Tryin' to smoke with the yak in your mouth
(Good at night) And we back outside
You said you outside, but you ain't that outside
Worldwide hoodie with the mask outside
In case you forgot how we act outside

Got motivation (Motivation)
I done found me a new foundation, yeah (New foundation)
I'm takin' my new salvation (Oh, yeah, yeah, yeah, new salvation)
And I'ma build my own foundation, yeah (Oh, yeah, yeah, yeah, oh, yeah, yeah, yeah)
Oh, baby, baby

You won't break my soul (You won't)
You won't break my soul (Break my soul)
You won't break my soul (You won't)
You won't break my soul (Break my soul)
And I'm tellin' everybody (Everybody)
Everybody (Everybody)
Everybody (Everybody)
Everybody, yeah

If you don't seek it, you won't see it
That, we all know (Can't break my soul)
If you don't think it, you won't be it
That love ain't yours (Can't break my soul)
Tryin' to fake it never makes it
That, we all know (Can't break my soul)
You can have the stress and not take less
I'll justify love
We go 'round in circles, 'round in circles
Searchin' for love ('Round in circles)
We go up and down, lost and found
Searchin' for love
We go 'round in circles, 'round in circles
Searchin' for love ('Round in circles)
We go up and down, lost and found ('Round in circles)
Searchin' for love (Yeah)
Looking for something that lives inside me
Looking for something that lives inside me

You won't break my soul
You won't break my soul
You won't break my soul
You won't break my soul
I'm tellin' everybody
Tellin' everybody
Everybody
Everybody
You won't break my soul
You won't break my soul, no, no
You won't break my soul
You won't break my soul
And I'm tellin' everybody (Got motivation, oh, yeah, yeah)
Everybody (Oh, yeah, yeah)
Everybody (I done found me a new foundation, yeah)
Everybody (Oh, yeah, yeah)

I'm takin' my new salvation (Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah)
And I'ma build my own foundation, yeah (Yeah, yeah)
Got motivation (Motivation)
I done found me a new foundation, yeah (New foundation)
I'm takin' my new salvation (New salvation)
And I'ma build my own foundation, yeah (Own foundation)

(Yeah, yeah, foundation)
(Yeah, yeah, foundation)
There's a whole lot of people in the house
(Yeah, yeah, foundation)
There's a whole lot of people in the house
(Yeah, yeah, foundation)
There's a whole lot of people in the house
(Yeah, yeah, foundation)




There's a whole lot of people in the house
In case you forgot how we act outside

Overall Meaning

In Beyoncé's song Break My Soul, she sings about the release of negative energy and the search for motivation and a new foundation to build upon. The lyrics showcase a desire to let go of stress, anger, and the burdens that weigh us down, allowing us to focus on the positives and build a better future. The repetitive "yaka, yaka, yaka" serves as a call to release our inner wiggle and dance away our troubles.


The chorus emphasizes the strength and resilience of the soul, stating that nobody can break it. Beyoncé's message is clear: let go of what's holding you back and focus on yourself, finding motivation and love instead of stress and negativity. The song closes with a call to release our wiggle once again, solidifying the idea of letting go of our worries and enjoying the moment.


Overall, Break My Soul is a powerful song about taking control of one's own life and finding inner peace and motivation. It speaks to the struggles of daily life and encourages listeners to find strength within themselves to overcome obstacles and achieve their goals.


Line by Line Meaning

I'm 'bout to explode, take off this load
Feeling overwhelmed and burdened, ready to release my stress and find a sense of relief.


Spin it, bust it open, won't ya make it go (come on) Yaka, yaka, yaka, yaka Yaka, yaka, yaka, yaka Yaka, yaka, yaka, yaka (release ya wiggle)
Encouraging listeners to dance and let loose, as a form of release and expression.


Ahh (release ya anger) La-la-la-la (release ya anger) La-la-la-la (release ya mind) La-la-la-la (release ya job) La-la-la (release the time) La-la-la-la (release ya trade) La-la-la-la (release the stress) La-la (release the love, forget the rest)
Listing various things to release, such as anger, stress, and negativity, and emphasizing the importance of letting go to find peace and love.


You won't break my soul I'm tellin' everybody (ohh, let's go, let's go) Everybody (ohh, let's go, let's go) Everybody
Asserting that despite any hardships or obstacles, her spirit and resilience cannot be broken, and encouraging others to maintain the same strength and attitude.


Now, I just fell in love And I just quit my job I'm gonna find new drive Damn, they work me so damn hard Work by nine, then off past five And they work my nerves That's why I cannot sleep at night I'm lookin' for motivation I'm lookin' for a new foundation, yeah And I'm on that new vibration I'm buildin' my own foundation, yeah
Describing personal life changes and experiences with frustration in the workplace, and the desire to find new inspiration and motivation to build a better future for herself.


Hold up, oh, baby, baby You won't break my soul (na, na) You won't break my soul (no-no, na, na) I'm tellin' everybody, na, na
Reiterating her strength and determination to overcome any challenges, and sharing that message with others.


I'ma let down my hair 'cause I lost my mind Bey is back and I'm sleepin' real good at night The queens in the front and the Doms in the back (ohh, let's go, let's go) Ain't takin' no flicks but the whole clique snapped (ohh, let's-) There's a whole lot of people in the house Tryna smoke with the yak in your mouth (Good at night) and we back outside You said you outside, but you ain't that outside Worldwide hoodie with the mask outside In case you forgot how we act outside
Switching to a more playful and boastful tone, referencing her status and reputation, as well as a fun social gathering with friends.


Got motivation (motivation) I done found me a new foundation, yeah (new foundation) I'm takin' my new salvation (oh, yeah, yeah, yeah, new salvation) And I'ma build my own foundation, yeah (oh, yeah, yeah, yeah) (Oh, yeah, yeah, yeah) oh, baby, baby
Reaffirming her sense of renewal and purpose, and expressing excitement about creating a new path for herself.


If you don't seek it, you won't see it That we all know (can't break my soul) If you don't think it, you won't be it That love ain't yours (can't break my soul) Tryna fake it never makes it You can have the stress and not take less I'll justify love We go 'round in circles, 'round in circles Searchin' for love ('round in circles) We go up and down, lost and found ('round in circles) Searchin' for love (yeah, yeah) Looking for something that lives inside me
Reflecting on the truth that one must actively seek and believe in positivity and love, rather than faking or ignoring it, and noting the cyclical nature of the journey to find it.


Release ya, release ya, release ya wiggle Release ya anger, release ya mind (ohh, let's go) Release ya job, release the time (let's go, let's go, let's go, let's go) Release the love, forget the rest (ohh, let's go, let's-)
Repeating the call to release negative energy and embrace happiness and love, with a continued focus on dance and movement as a form of release.




Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Spirit Music Group, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
Written by: Adam Pigott, Allen George, Beyonce Knowles, Christopher Stewart, Fred McFarlane, Freddie Ross, Shawn Carter, Terius Nash

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@Lilah1848

Do you know what I love about this song that I haven't seen anyone mention? She said "we go round in circles/lost and found searching for love" and then says "looking for something that lives inside ME". So, you spend your life searching for it but it lives in YOU. It begins with you. You gotta build your own foundation! So motivating.

@kelllo2549

I love this.

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@tootsieroll8696

Omg I read your comment as she was singing it.. that was meant for me to hear and receive!!!! crazy!!

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@bigrollerap5439

I wish people would understand artistry. Like she’s exploring her options, and new sounds and not following the trend. Like I love it sooo much.

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