We Are Alive Lyrics

Bruce Springsteen

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publisher: ©SHAPIRO BERNSTEIN & CO. INC.
writers: Bruce Springsteen, June Carter, Merle Kilgore
album: Track 11 in album Wrecking Ball
release date: 2012-3-2
popularity : 28 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock
styles: Rock & Roll/Hard Rock
length: 5:37
vocal: Bruce Springsteen
composer: Bruce Springsteen
lyricist: Bruce Springsteen

Album Information

country(area): [Worldwide]
format: Digital Media
barcode: 886443344778
script: Latin

Cover Art

Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball cover art

Lyrics

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There is a cross up yonder up on Calvary Hill
There is a slip of blood on a silver knife
There is a graveyard kid down below
Where at night did come to life
And above the stars, they crackle in fire
A dead man’s moon throws seven rings
Well, we put our ears to the cold grave stones
This is the song they’d sing
We are alive
And though our bodies lie alone here in the dark
Our spirits rise to carry the fire and light the spark
To stand shoulder to shoulder and heart to heart

A voice cried out, I was killed in Maryland in 1877
When the railroad workers made their stand

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Track Listing


Digital Media 1
  • 1 We Take Care of Our Own
  • 2 Easy Money
  • 3 Shackled and Drawn
  • 4 Jack of All Trades
  • 5 Death to My Hometown
  • 6 This Depression
  • 7 Wrecking Ball
  • 8 You’ve Got It
  • 9 Rocky Ground
  • 10 Land of Hope and Dreams
  • 11 We Are Alive
  • 12 Swallowed Up (In the Belly of the Whale)
  • 13 American Land