The Wait Song Lyrics

Killing Joke

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(Originally recorded by Killing Joke)

[One, two, three, four]

Motives changing, day to day
The fire increases, masks decay
I look at the river, white foam floats down
The body's poisoned, gotta sit tight

The wait
The wait
The wait
The wait

After wakening, silence grows

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Requiem
  • 2 Wardance
  • 3 Tomorrow’s World
  • 4 Bloodsport
  • 5 The Wait
  • 6 Complications
  • 7 S.O.36
  • 8 Primitive


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Jaz Coleman, Matthew Ferguson, Martin Glover, Kevin Walker
    album: Track 5 in album Killing Joke
    release date: 1980-8
    popularity : 83 users have visited this page.
    genres: Electronic Rock
    styles: Alternative Rock/New Wave/Punk
    length: 3:45
    writer: Geordie Walker, Jaz Coleman, Martin Glover, Paul Ferguson

    Album Information

    label: E’G Records
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin