From a Distance Song Lyrics

Nanci Griffith

Nanci Griffith Lone Star State of Mind cover art
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From a distance the world looks blue and green
And the snow-capped mountains white
From a distance the ocean meets the stream
And the eagle takes to flight
From a distance there is harmony
And it echoes through the land

It's the voice of hope, it's the voice of peace
It's the voice of every man
From a distance we all have enough
And no one is in need
There are no guns, no bombs, no diseases
No hungry mouths to feed
From a distance we are instruments
Marching in a common band

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Lone Star State of Mind
  • 2 Cold Hearts / Closed Minds
  • 3 From a Distance
  • 4 Beacon Street
  • 5 Nickel Dreams
  • 6 Sing One for Sister
  • 7 Ford Econoline
  • 8 Trouble in the Fields
  • 9 Love in a Memory
  • 10 Let It Shine on Me
  • 11 There's a Light Beyond These Woods (Mary Margaret)

  • credits

    publisher: ©A SIDE MUSIC LLC , Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Julie Gold
    album: Track 3 in album Lone Star State of Mind
    release date: 1987
    popularity : 85 users have visited this page.
    genres: Pop Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Ballad/Vocal
    length: 4:15

    Album Information

    label: MCA Records
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 076743130021
    script: Latin