8 liedjes over helpen

1 The Beatles: ‘Help!’ (1965)Help, I need somebody/ Help, not just anybody/ Help, you know I need someone, help. [...] Help me if you can, I’m feeling down/ And I do appreciate you being round/ Help me, get my feet back on the ground/ Won’t you please, please help me?

2 Johnny Cash: ‘Help me’Lord, Help me walk/ another mile/ just one more mile/ I’m tired of walkin’ all alone/ Lord, Help me smile/ another smile, just one more smile/ I know I just can’t make it on my own.

3 Rick Astley: ‘Cry For Help’ (1991)All that I need is to cry for help/ Somebody please hear me cry for help/ All I can do is cry for help/ No need to feel ashamed. release the pain. cry for help/ Cry for help is all I need/ All I need is a cry for help/ Cry for help is all I need/ All I need is a cry for help.

4 Nick Carter: ‘Help Me’ (2002)Help me/ Figure out the difference/ Between right and wrong/ Weak and strong/ Day and night/ Where I belong and/ Help me/ Make the right decisions/ Know which way to turn/ Lessons to learn /And just what my purpose is here.

5 Usher: ‘Can U Help Me’ (2001)Can u help me?/ Tell me what you want from me/ Can you help me?/ Tell me why you wanna leave/ Baby help me/ Without you my whole world is falling apart and i’m going crazy/ life’s a prison when you’re in love alone.

6 Pearl Jam: ‘Help help’ (2002)Tell me what I wanna hear/ This suits too good to be true/ My dear/ Tell me lies/ Tell me lies, tell me/ Tell me lies, tell me/ Help me.

7 Wolter Kroes: ‘Als ik je help’ (2003)Zit je in de problemen/ Weet je niet wat je moet doen/ Je hoeft niet op te geven/ Vertrouw op het gevoel/ Dat ik je help/ Een vriend voor altijd die je helpt/ Want je komt er door heen/ Je bent niet alleen/ Als ik je help.

8 Anouk: ‘Help’ (2004)Help, help them to help you/ Help, help them to help you/ ’Cause when you’re down, down, down/ Stand up again/ Breathe in.

De rubriek ‘de lijst’ geeft kunstuitingen bij het nieuws. De aanleiding van vandaag: de zomerserie over geluk, met als onderwerp: help anderen.