Statues Lyrics

Foo Fighters


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group, BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
writers: David Eric Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Christopher A. Shiflett, Nate Mendel
album: Track 10 in album Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace
release date: 2007-9-18
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length: 3:48
piano: Dave Grohl
accordion: Rami Jaffee
fiddle: Brantley Kearns Jr.
composer: Foo Fighters
lyricist: Foo Fighters

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You and I were two old and tortured souls
Repaired by a love of broken things
In a life, just some bodies growing old
No fear of the end, of anything

We're just ordinary people, you and me
Time will turn us into statues, eventually

We got by, though we never needed much
A sliver of hope, no diamond rings
We got high, it was heaven it was hell
Flying over them, with broken wings

[Chorus]
We're just ordinary people, you and me
Time will turn us into statues, eventually
Oh, just two ordinary people, you and me
Time will turn us into statues, eventually

Our bones forever in stone
Monuments of life
To dust, as everything must
We fade away in time, oh

[Chorus]

Just two ordinary people you and me
Time will turn us into statues eventually

Track Listing

  • 1 The Pretender
  • 2 Let It Die
  • 3 Erase/Replace
  • 4 Long Road to Ruin
  • 5 Come Alive
  • 6 Stranger Things Have Happened
  • 7 Cheer Up, Boys (Your Make Up Is Running)
  • 8 Summer’s End
  • 9 Ballad of the Beaconsfield Miners
  • 10 Statues
  • 11 But, Honestly
  • 12 Home
  • 13 Once & for All (demo)