You're My Best Friend
Queen Lyrics


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Ooh, you make me live
Whatever this world can give to me
It's you you're all I see
Ooh, you make me live now, honey
Ooh, you make me live

Oh, you're the best friend that I ever had
I've been with you such a long time
You're my sunshine and I want you to know
That my feelings are true
I really love you
Oh, you're my best friend

Ooh, you make me live
Ooh, I've been wandering 'round
Still come back to you (still come back to you)
In rain or shine, you've stood by me girl
I'm happy at home (happy at home)
You're my best friend

Ooh, you make me live
Whenever this world is cruel to me
I got you to help me forgive
Ooh, you make me live now, honey
Ooh, you make me live

Oh, you're the first one when things turn out bad
You know I'll never be lonely
You're my only one
And I love the things
I really love the things that you do
Oh, you're my best friend, oh

Ooh, you make me live, live, live, live

I'm happy, happy at home
You're my best friend
Oh
Oh, you're my best friend





Ooh, you make me live
Ooh, you're my best friend

Overall Meaning

The song "You're My Best Friend" by Queen is a love letter to a cherished friend who has been a constant source of strength and support. The lyrics express the joy and gratitude the singer feels for having the friend in their life. The chorus captures the essence of the song, as it repeats several times:


"Ooh, you make me live
Whatever this world can give to me
It's you, you're all I see
Ooh, you make me live now, honey
Ooh, you make me live"


The singer acknowledges that the world can be a difficult and unforgiving place, but with their best friend by their side, they feel capable of facing any challenge. They describe their friend as their "sunshine," and express their deep love and appreciation for them.


The verses of the song expand on this theme, highlighting the long-standing relationship between the singer and their best friend. They describe how they've been together "such a long time," and how their friend has stood by them "in rain or shine." The singer admits that even when they've "been wandering 'round," they always come back to their friend, who feels like home to them.


In short, "You're My Best Friend" is a beautiful tribute to the power of friendship and the impact a true friend can have on our lives.


Line by Line Meaning

Ooh, you make me live
You give me life, energy, and purpose.


Whatever this world can give to me
Regardless of what the world throws at me.


It's you you're all I see
You are the center of my universe.


Ooh, you make me live now, honey
You make me feel alive in every moment, my dear.


Oh, you're the best friend that I ever had
You are my closest and most cherished friend.


I've been with you such a long time
We have been together for a significant amount of time.


You're my sunshine and I want you to know
You bring light and warmth to my life, and I want to express my gratitude.


That my feelings are true
My feelings for you are genuine and authentic.


I really love you
I love you deeply and unconditionally.


Ooh, you make me live
You give me life, energy, and purpose.


Ooh, I've been wandering 'round
I've been searching and exploring different paths.


Still come back to you (still come back to you)
Yet, I keep returning to you, my constant.


In rain or shine, you've stood by me girl
You've supported me through good and bad times, my dear.


I'm happy at home (happy at home)
I am content and fulfilled in my life with you.


You're my best friend
You are my closest and most cherished friend.


Whenever this world is cruel to me
When the world is harsh and unkind.


I got you to help me forgive
I have you to help me let go and forgive.


Oh, you're the first one when things turn out bad
You are the first person I turn to in difficult times.


You know I'll never be lonely
You understand and alleviate my loneliness.


You're my only one
You are my one and only true companion.


And I love the things
I appreciate and adore the qualities.


I really love the things that you do
I deeply love and appreciate the things you do for me.


Ooh, you make me live, live, live, live
You make me feel absolutely alive and vibrant.


I'm happy, happy at home
I am filled with joy and contentment in my life with you.


You're my best friend
You are my closest and most cherished friend.


Oh
An expression of appreciation and affection.


Oh, you're my best friend
You are my closest and most cherished friend.


Ooh, you make me live
You give me life, energy, and purpose.


Ooh, you're my best friend
You are my closest and most cherished friend.




Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
Written by: John Deacon

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@chevy2003ism

"You're My Best Friend"

Ooh, you make me live
Whatever this world can give to me
It's you, you're all I see
Ooh, you make me live now, honey
Ooh, you make me live

Oh, you're the best friend that I ever had
I've been with you such a long time
You're my sunshine
And I want you to know
That my feelings are true
I really love you
(Ooh) Oh, you're my best friend

Ooh, you make me live
Ooh, I've been wandering 'round ('Round)
But still come back to you
(Ooh, still come back to you)
In rain or shine, you've stood by me, girl (Girl)
I'm happy at home
(happy at home)
You're my best friend

Ooh, you make me live
Whenever this world is cruel to me
I got you to help me forgive
Ooh, you make me live now, honey
Ooh, you make me live

Oh, you're the first one
When things turn out bad
You know I'll never be lonely
You're my only one
And I love the things
I really love the things that you do
Oh, you're my best friend (Oh)

Ooh, you make me live
(Live, live, live)
I'm happy, happy at home
You're my best friend, oh
Oh, you're my best friend

Ooh, you make me live, ooh
Ooh, you're my best friend



@almamarquez7543

Ooh, you make me live
Whatever this world can give to me
It's you you're all I see
Ooh, you make me live now honey
Ooh, you make me live

Oh, you're the best friend that I ever had
I've been with you such a long time
You're my sunshine and I want you to know
That my feelings are true
I really love you
Oh, you're my best friend

Ooh, you make me live

Ooh, I've been wandering 'round
But I still come back to you
In rain or shine
You've stood by me girl
I'm happy at home
You're my best friend

Ooh, you make me live
Whenever this world is cruel to me
I got you to help me forgive
Ooh, you make me live now honey
Ooh, you make me live

You're the first one
When things turn out bad
You know I'll never be lonely
You're my only one
And I love the things
I really love the things that you do
Oh, you're my best friend

Ooh, you make me live

I'm happy at home
You're my best friend
Oh, you're my best friend
Ooh, you make me live
You're my best friend



@ahard-daysnight6659

Lyrics:
Ooh, you make me live
Whatever this world can give to me,
It’s you, you’re all I see
Ooh, you make me live now, honey
Ooh, you make me live

Oh, you’re the best friend
That I ever had
I’ve been with you such a long time,
You’re my sunshine
And I want you to know
That my feelings are true
I really love you
Oh, you’re my best friend

Ooh, you make me live

Ooh, I’ve been wandering ‘round
But still comes back to you (Still come back to you)
In rain or shine,
You’ve stood by me, girl
I’m happy at home (Happy at home)
You’re my best friend

Ooh, you make me live
Whenever this world is cruel to me,
I got you, to help me forgive
Ooh, you make me live now, honey
Ooh, you make me live

Oh, you’re the first one,
When things turn out bad,
You know I’ll never be lonely,
You’re my only one
And I love the things,
I really love the things that you do
Oh, you’re my best friend

Ooh, you make me live
(Live, live, live, live...)

I’m happy, happy at home
You’re my best friend
Ohhhh...
Ohhhh, you’re my best friend
Ooh, you make me live, ooh
You, you’re my best friend



All comments from YouTube:

@rangey7096

Freddie: Love of my life
Brian: Too much love will kill you
John: you're my best friend
Roger: Im iN LoVe wItH mY cAr

@elijahgolds3347

Lol, that really explains the band perfectly

@vibe6750

Brian:fat bottomed girls

@shancyroesner9212

I’m a car guy

@timothyflaherty9970

gilad ramon that was Freddie

@neilynetambungui2067

Srsly rog?

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@Keston1302

“John didn’t write many songs but the ones he did were hits”
Brian May from the Days of our lives Documentary.

@louisturgeon8318

Keston Decker Drake Ramoray

@alterego480

Long away, another one bites..., your my best friend, leaving home aint easy, dont stop me now???, keep it going pls

@MilesAway

@@alterego480 Didn't Freddie do Don't Stop Me Now?

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