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​You Keep Me Hanging On

This song is by Tom Jones and appears on the compilation album 13 Smash Hits (1967) and on the album The Definitive Tom Jones 1964-2002 (2003).

Set me free why doncha baby
Get out of my life why doncha baby
'Cause you don't really love me,
You just keep me hangin' on
You don't really need me
You just keep me hangin' on

Why do you keep comin' around
And playin' with my heart
Why doncha getta outta my life
And let me make a new start,
Let me get over you
The way you've gotten over me oh

Set me free why doncha baby
Let me be why doncha baby
'Cause you don't really love me
You just keep me hangin' on

You don't really want me
You just keep me hangin' on

You say although we've broken up
You still wanna be just friends
But how can we still be friends
When seein' you breaks my heart again

And there ain't nothin' I can do about it
Whoa whoa whoa

Set me free why doncha baby
Get out of my life why doncha baby
Yeah set me free why doncha baby
Get out of my life why doncha baby

You claim you still care for me
But your heart and soul needs to be free
Now that you've got your freedom
You wanna still hold on to me
You don't want me for yourself
So let me find somebody else, ooh

Why don't you be a woman about it
And set me free
Now you don't care a thing about it
Your just, using me, oh

Get out. get out, get outta my life
And let me sleep at night
'Cause you don't really love me
You just ...