Shirley Bassey - Who Wants To Live Forever (1995 Des O'Connor Tonight)

REMASTERED CLIP - Shirley Bassey performs this classic Queen Rock Group song, 'Who Wants To Live Forever' in her own unique commanding vocal style. Shirley performed this song on the Des O'Connor TV Show in 1995. She recorded and released this song as a track on her 1995 album titled, 'Shirley Bassey Sings the Movies'.

ABOUT This Song: "Who Wants To Live Forever" is a song by the British rock band Queen. A power ballad, it is the sixth track on the album A Kind of Magic, which was released in June 1986, and was written by lead guitarist Brian May for the soundtrack to the film Highlander. Queen was backed up by an orchestra, with orchestrations by film score composer Michael Kamen. The song peaked at No. 24 in the UK charts. In 1991, it was included in the band's second compilation album Greatest Hits II.

LYRICS:
There's no time for us
There's no place for us
What is this thing that builds our dreams
Yet slips away from us?

Who wants to live forever?
Who wants to live forever?

There's no chance for us
It's all decided for us
This world has only one
Sweet moment set aside for us

Who wants to live forever?
Who wants to live forever?

Who dares to love forever
When love must die?

But touch my tears with your lips
Touch my world with your fingertips

And we can have forever
And we can love forever
Forever is our today

Who wants to live forever?
Who wants to live forever?

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