Wouldn’t Change A Thing
ILLENIUM & Thirty Seconds to Mars Lyrics


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For a long time now, I've had this dream
The life I lead, don't know what it means
Same cold room, ceiling falling
I start running
Seemed so clear, and the breakup
I reach out, always wake up
Cold, alone

The dream was thrilling, becoming ghosts
Blue sky days on the rainy coast
I hate you, I love you, I want you, don't want to
The words we never got to say
Even though we walked away
We'll always have a song to sing
The truth is
I wouldn't change a thing
I wouldn't change a thing

I wouldn't change a thing, yeah
No matter what happens
She's a fatal attraction to me
I wouldn't change a thing

In this hotel room, taxi cabs
Could live in hours, the dream I have
Same cold room, ceiling falling
I start running (running)
Seems so close that I can't save us
I reach out, always wake up
Cold, alone

The dream was thrilling, becoming ghosts
Blue sky days on the rainy coast
I hate you, I love you, I want you, don't want to
The words we never got to say
Even though we walked away
We'll always have a song to sing
The truth is
I wouldn't change a thing
I wouldn't change a thing
I wouldn't change a thing

I wouldn't change a thing
I wouldn't change a thing, yeah
No matter what happens
She's a fatal attraction to me
I wouldn't change a thing
No matter what happens




She's a fatal attraction to me
I wouldn't change a

Overall Meaning

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The song "Wouldn't Change a Thing" by ILLENIUM featuring Thirty Seconds To Mars is a powerful and emotionally charged piece about the complexities of love and the pain of losing it. The artist seems to be caught in a dream-like state, longing for something that they can never fully attain. The lyrics use metaphorical imagery, such as the "ceiling falling" and "becoming ghosts" to represent the feeling of being trapped and haunted by past mistakes and missed opportunities. The artist can't save themselves and is constantly running, but the dream is so alluring that they don't want to let it go.


The chorus "I wouldn't change a thing" speaks to the artist's acceptance of the past and their unwillingness to erase any of the pain and heartache that led them to where they are now. Even though they have walked away from the relationship, they will always have the memories and the music they created together, and that is something they wouldn't trade for anything. The line "She's a fatal attraction to me" adds another layer to the story, suggesting that the artist is aware of the destructive nature of their love but can't escape it.


Line by Line Meaning

For a long time now, I've had this dream
I've been having a recurring dream for quite some time


The life I lead, don't know what it means
I'm unsure about the direction my life is taking


Same cold room, ceiling falling
I'm trapped in a room that feels lifeless and falling apart


I start running
I try to escape from this feeling of being stuck and helpless


Seemed so clear, and the breakup
At one point, everything was clear and made sense, but then a breakup happened


I reach out, always wake up
Every time I try to reach out for help, I end up waking up and realizing it was just a dream


Cold, alone
The dream leaves me feeling empty and isolated


The dream was thrilling, becoming ghosts
Despite its negative effects, the dream was exciting and kept me hooked


Blue sky days on the rainy coast
Just like how the weather can be unpredictable, life can be too


I hate you, I love you, I want you, don't want to
Mixed emotions make it hard for me to make a decision or express how I feel


The words we never got to say
There are things left unsaid between us


Even though we walked away
Despite going separate ways, our connection is still strong


We'll always have a song to sing
Music is the one thing that keeps us connected and brings us together


The truth is
To be honest


I wouldn't change a thing
Despite everything, I wouldn't change a thing, because this is my story


She's a fatal attraction to me
She's someone who I'm drawn to, despite knowing that it might be dangerous




Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., RESERVOIR MEDIA MANAGEMENT INC
Written by: Ido Zmishlany, Jared Leto, Tom Douglas, Shannon Leto, Matt Schulz, Nicholas Miller

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Comments from YouTube:

@illenium

I had so much fun making this song with Jared and Shannon! Thank you all for listening <3 Can't wait to play this one live!

@garrettvillarreal4031

Already love it!!!! You guys killed it on this one !!

@0rkb0

Love you my guy 😍

@Kari6413

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@angelvillacaqui95AQP

Hi. You are an amazing musician!

@meandredossantos

Beautiful song, so sweet 💙

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Te amooooooooo

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Worth the wait…. Amazing as always!

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