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"Everybody Wants to Rule the World" is a song by the English New Wave band Tears for Fears.

It was the band's ninth single release in the United Kingdom (the third from their second LP: Songs from the Big Chair) and seventh UK Top 40 chart hit, peaking at number two in April 1985.

In the U.S., it was the lead single from the album and gave the band their first Billboard Hot 100 number-one hit on 8 June… read more

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Welcome to your life
There's no turning back
Even while we sleep
We will find You acting on your best behavior
Turn your back on mother…

Tears for Fears - Everybody Wants to Rule the World Lyrics


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