4th of July, Asbury Park (Sandy) Song Lyrics

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle cover art
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Sandy the fireworks are hailin' over Little Eden tonight
Forcin' a light into all those stoned-out faces left stranded
on this Fourth of July
Down in town the circuit's full with switchblade lovers so fast
so shiny so sharp
And the wizards play down on Pinball Way on the boardwalk way past dark
And the boys from the casino dance with their shirts open like Latin
lovers along the shore
Chasin' all them silly New York girls

Sandy the aurora is risin' behind us, the pier lights our carnival
life forever
Love me tonight for I may never see you again, hey Sandy girl

Now the greasers they tramp the streets or get busted for trying to

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 The E Street Shuffle
  • 2 4th of July, Asbury Park (Sandy)
  • 3 Kitty’s Back
  • 4 Wild Billy’s Circus Story
  • 5 Incident on 57th Street
  • 6 Rosalita (Come Out Tonight)
  • 7 New York City Serenade


  • credits


    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Bruce Springsteen
    album: Track 2 in album The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle
    release date: 1973-9-11
    popularity : 77 users have visited this page.
    length: 5:37
    drums: Vincent Lopez
    lead vocals: Bruce Springsteen
    engineer: לואי להב
    arranger: Bruce Springsteen
    guitars: Bruce Springsteen
    saxophone: Clarence Clemons
    bass guitar: Garry Tallent
    lyricist: Bruce Springsteen
    composer: Bruce Springsteen

    Album Information

    label: Columbia
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin