2000 Light Years Away Lyrics

Green Day


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool
album: Track 1 in album Kerplunk!
release date: 1992-1-7
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length: 2:25
engineer: Andy Ernst
guitar: Billie Joe Armstrong
drums: Tré Cool
bass: Mike Dirnt
mix: Andy Ernst
producer: Andy Ernst, Green Day
vocal: Billie Joe Armstrong
lyricist: Billie Joe Armstrong
composer: Green Day

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I sit alone in my bedroom
Staring at the walls
I've been up all damn night long
My pulse is speeding
My love is yearning

[Chorus]
I hold my breath and close my eyes and
Dream about her
'Cause she's two thousand light years away
She holds my malakite so tight so
Never let go
Cause she's two thousand light years away
Years Away!

I sit outside and watch the sunrise
Lookout as far as I can
I can't see her, but in the distance
I hear some laughter,
We laugh together

[Chorus]

I sit alone in my bedroom
Staring at the walls
I've been up all damn night long
My pulse is speeding
My love is yearning

I hold my breath and close my eyes and
Dream about her
'Cause she's two thousand light years away
She holds my malakite so tight so
Never let go
'Cause she's two thousand light years away

Track Listing

  • 1 2000 Light Years Away
  • 2 One for the Razorbacks
  • 3 Welcome to Paradise
  • 4 Christie Road
  • 5 Private Ale
  • 6 Dominated Love Slave
  • 7 One of My Lies
  • 8 80
  • 9 Android
  • 10 No One Knows
  • 11 Who Wrote Holden Caulfield?
  • 12 Words I Might Have Ate
  • 13 Sweet Children
  • 14 Best Thing in Town
  • 15 Strangeland
  • 16 My Generation