Birds Fly Backwards Song Lyrics

Ed Harcourt


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Ed Harcourt
album: Track 9 in album Here Be Monsters
release date: 2001-6-25
popularity : 43 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Brit Pop/Vocal/Indie Rock/Art Rock
length: 3:33
mixer: Dave Fridmann
additional producer: Dave Fridmann
co-producer: Ed Harcourt and Tim Holmes

Album Information

label: Heavenly
country(area): United Kingdom
format: CD
barcode: 724353354923
script: Latin

Cover Art

Ed Harcourt Here Be Monsters cover art


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Sad, blue, the world is upside down
And birds fly backwards
Cats, dogs, fall first upon the ground
And birds fly backwards

Packed bags in the hallway
Where we used to play all day
We're hitting the road that
Leads us back again

Sad, blue, the future's not too clear
And birds fly backwards
Clouds tower, I have nothing to fear
And birds fly backwards


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Something in My Eye
  • 2 God Protect Your Soul
  • 3 She Fell Into My Arms
  • 4 Those Crimson Tears
  • 5 Hanging With the Wrong Crowd
  • 6 Apple of My Eye
  • 7 Beneath the Heart of Darkness
  • 8 Wind Through the Trees
  • 9 Birds Fly Backwards
  • 10 Shanghai
  • 11 Like Only Lovers Can