Body of Water Lyrics

Billy Bragg


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Billy Bragg, Philip Douglas Wigg
album: Track 16 in album Don’t Try This at Home
release date: 1991-9-17
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length: 3:57
producer: Grant Showbiz
drums: J.F.T. Hood
vocal: Billy Bragg and Cara Tivey
engineer: Victor van Vugt
keyboard: Cara Tivey
acoustic guitar & electric guitar: Billy Bragg
electric guitar & bass guitar: Wiggy
composer: Billy Bragg, Wiggy
lyricist: Billy Bragg

Cover Art

Billy Bragg Don’t Try This at Home cover art
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I will cross this body of water
If you promise you won't try this at home

You're where you want to be
Where am I'm up a tree
I had a hurt attack
Rolled away now I'm bouncing back

Forgive me for feeling sick
I think I just got up too quick
Is this the consequence
Of an out of bed experience

Where I'm from the sun don't shine
We keeps the light on all the time
I walk upon the ground we dream about
You finding out about it now
But you are clever never to be found

Summer could take a hint
Seeing you in a floral print
Oh to become a pearl
In the wordy world of the cornflake girl


Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Accident Waiting to Happen
  • 2 Moving the Goalposts
  • 3 Everywhere
  • 4 Cindy of a Thousand Lives
  • 5 You Woke Up My Neighbourhood
  • 6 Trust
  • 7 God's Footballer
  • 8 The Few
  • 9 Sexuality
  • 10 Mother of the Bride
  • 11 Tank Park Salute
  • 12 Dolphins
  • 13 North Sea Bubble
  • 14 Rumours of War
  • 15 Wish You Were Her
  • 16 Body of Water