Many artists don’t have their lyrics available online in the correct form. Open Lyrics Database was started in an attempt to resolve that issue through obtaining and publishing song texts by reaching out to the original authors.



For corrections, contributions, or any other inquiries, please use open.lyrics.database@gmail.com. It’s also possible to work with the database on GitHub.


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