by Cat Stevens
“Now that I’ve lost everything to you
You say you wanna start something new
And it’s breakin’ my heart you’re leavin’
Baby, I’m grievin’
But if you wanna leave, take good care
I hope you have a lot of nice things to wear
But then a lot of nice things turn bad out there…”
You can read the lyrics in full here. Wild World first appeared on Stevens’ album Tea For The Tillerman in 1970, he now goes under the name, Yusuf Islam.
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