Dire Straits - Brothers in Arms Lyrics

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These mist covered mountains
Are a home now for me
But my home is the lowlands
And always will be
Someday you'll return to
Your valleys and your farms
And you'll no longer burn to be
Brothers in arms

Through these fields of destruction
Baptisms of fire
I've witnessed your suffering
As the battle raged higher
And though they did hurt me so bad
In the fear and alarm
You did not desert me
My brothers in arms

There's so many different worlds
So many different suns
And we have just one world
But we live in different ones

Now the sun's gone to hell and
The moon's riding high
Let me bid you farewell
Every man has to die
But it's written in the starlight
And every line in your palm
We are fools to make war
On our brothers in arms
Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 So Far Away
  • 2 Money for Nothing
  • 3 Walk of Life
  • 4 Your Latest Trick
  • 5 Why Worry
  • 6 Ride Across the River
  • 7 The Man’s Too Strong
  • 8 One World
  • 9 Brothers in Arms


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Mark Knopfler
    album: Track 9 in album Brothers in Arms
    release date: 1985-5-14
    popularity : 250 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Blues
    styles: Classic Rock/Country Rock/Blues Rock
    producer: Neil Dorfsman and Mark Knopfler
    vocal: Mark Knopfler
    engineer: Neil Dorfsman
    guitars: Mark Knopfler
    keyboard: Guy E. Fletcher and Alan Clark
    drumset: Omar Hakim
    bass guitar: John Illsley
    assistant recorded by: Steve Jackson
    lyricist: Mark Knopfler
    composer: Mark Knopfler
    Album Information
    label: Vertigo
    country(area): Germany
    format: CD
    barcode: 042282449924
    script: Latin