You Can't Always Get What You Want

Bette MidlerBuy this song

Bette Midler

Bette Midler (born December 1, 1945), also known by her informal stage name, The Divine Miss M, is an American singer-songwriter, actress, comedian, producer and entrepreneur. In a career spanning almost half a century, Midler has been nominated for two Academy Awards, and won three Grammy Awards, … more »

I saw her today at the reception.
She had a glass of wine in her hand.
She said, "well, now I have to go meet my connection."
At her feet was a footloose man.

I heard her say,
"you can't always get what you want.
You can't always get what you want.
You can't always get what you want,
But if you try sometimes, you just may find,
Surely you will find you get what you need.
Oh, don't you find that you will get what you need? "

Written by: KEITH RICHARDS, MICK JAGGER

Lyrics © Abkco Music, Inc.

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind

Discuss the You Can't Always Get What You Want Lyrics with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add these lyrics to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"You Can't Always Get What You Want Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 28 Sep. 2016. <http://www.lyrics.com/lyric/3180065>.

Missing lyrics by Bette Midler?

Know any other songs by Bette Midler? Don't keep it to yourself!

Watch the song video

You Can't Always Get What You Want