How Does the Grass Grow?

David Bowie


publisher: ©Peermusic Publishing, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: David Bowie, Jerry Lordan
album: Track 11 in album The Next Day
release date: 2013-3-8
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Pop Rock/Classic Rock/Krautrock
length: 4:34
producer: David Bowie and Tony Visconti
vocal: David Bowie
mixer: Tony Visconti
engineer: Mario J. McNulty and Tony Visconti
background vocals: Gail Ann Dorsey
guitar: David Torn and Gerry Leonard
keyboard: David Bowie
drumset: Zachary Alford
bass guitar: Gail Ann Dorsey
assistant engineer: Kabir Hermon and Brian Thorn
composer: Jerry Lordan, David Bowie
lyricist: David Bowie

Album Information

label: ISO Records
country(area): Germany
format: CD
barcode: 887654747426
script: Latin

Cover Art

David Bowie The Next Day cover art


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There’s a graveyard by the station
Sandals ?
Upon the little hill
The trees die standing
And struggled with our guns
If the clocks could go backwards
The grass would be green again
They were so great

Blood blood blood
Mud mud mud
Blood blood blood
But I lived a blind life
But you made a life out of nothing
I miss you more
Waiting with my red eyes

Blood blood blood
Mud mud mud
Blood blood blood
I gaze in defeat
The light in my life burnt away
Then you sigh in your sleep

Mud mud mud
Blood blood blood


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 The Next Day
  • 2 Dirty Boys
  • 3 The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
  • 4 Love Is Lost
  • 5 Where Are We Now?
  • 6 Valentine’s Day
  • 7 If You Can See Me
  • 8 I’d Rather Be High
  • 9 Boss of Me
  • 10 Dancing Out in Space
  • 11 How Does the Grass Grow?
  • 12 (You Will) Set the World on Fire
  • 13 You Feel So Lonely You Could Die
  • 14 Heat
  • 15 So She
  • 16 Plan
  • 17 I’ll Take You There