Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?

Moby

About Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?

"Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?" is a song by American electronica musician Moby. It was released on October 11, 1999 as the fourth single from his fifth studio album Play.


Year:
2000
4:23
19 
#1

 The easy, fast & fun way to learn how to sing: 30DaySinger.com

Why does my heart feel so bad?
Why does my soul feel so bad?

Why does my heart feel so bad?
Why does my soul feel so bad?

Why does my heart feel so bad?
Why does my soul feel so bad?

He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors

He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors

He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors

Why does my heart feel so bad?
Why does my soul feel so bad?

Why does my heart feel so bad?
Why does my soul feel so bad?

He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors

He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors

He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors
He'll open doors

Why does my heart feel so bad?
Why does my soul feel so bad?

 Become A Better Singer In Only 30 Days, With Easy Video Lessons!


Moby

Richard Melville Hall (born September 11, 1965), known by his stage name Moby, is an American musician, DJ, and photographer. He is well known for his sample-based electronic music, vegan lifestyle, and support of animal rights. Moby has sold over 20 million albums worldwide.Allmusic considers him "one of the most important dance music figures of the early '90s, helping bring the music to a mainstream audience both in the UK and in America." more »

3 fans

Written by: Richard Melville Hall

Lyrics © Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind


12 facts about this song

Genre
"Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?" is an electronica and downtempo song.
Album Background
The song was featured on Moby's fifth studio album "Play" which was released in May 1999.
Commercial Success
Despite the album initially not performing well, it went on to sell over 12 million copies worldwide.
Single Release
"Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?" was released as the fourth single from the album in October 1999.
Song Elements
The song samples the 1953 gospel song "He'll Roll Your Burdens Away" by The Banks Brothers and The Greater Harvest Back Home Choir.
Track Listing
"Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?" is the fourth track on the "Play" album.
Music Videos
There were two music videos made for the song. One features Moby walking around with a stuffed animal, the other is animated and features 'Little Idiot', a character who Moby often uses in his work.
Chart Performance
The song reached the top 20 in several countries, including the UK where it peaked at No. 16 on the singles charts.
Critical Reception
Critics praised the song for its combination of electronic and traditional gospel elements, making it one of Moby’s most successful and well-known tracks.
Live Performances
The song has been performed live by Moby at numerous concerts and events, including Glastonbury Festival in 2000.
Remix Versions
The song has been remixed by several musicians and DJs, extending its influence and popularity within the dance music community.
Impact
Despite being released more than two decades ago, "Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?" remains an iconic piece of Moby's discography, showcasing his innovative blending of electronic and gospel music.

Discuss the Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad? Lyrics with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

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

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad? Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 12 Jun 2024. <https://www.lyrics.com/lyric/3440370/Moby/Why+Does+My+Heart+Feel+So+Bad%3F>.

    Missing lyrics by Moby?

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

    Watch the song video

    Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?

    6.2M
    56,886     1,409

    Browse Lyrics.com

    Quiz

    Are you a music master?

    »
    Who wrote “Get down on it”
    A Kool and the gang
    B Rkelly
    C Marvin Gaye
    D Miguel

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant explanation for any lyrics that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant explanation for any acronym or abbreviation that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Don't miss Moby's

    Upcoming Events

    »
    Moby tracks

    On Radio Right Now

    Loading...

    Powered by OnRad.io


    Think you know music? Test your MusicIQ here!

    Movies soundtrack

    Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?

    »