I May Know the Word Song Lyrics

Natalie Merchant


album: Track 6 in album Tigerlily
release date: 1995-6-20
popularity : 40 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Alternative Rock/Folk Rock/Soft Rock
length: 8:09
vocal: Natalie Merchant
mixer: John Holbrook
engineer: John Holbrook
assistant engineer: Todd Vos and Suzanne Dyer
composer: Natalie Merchant
lyricist: Natalie Merchant

Album Information

label: Elektra
country(area): United States
format: CD
barcode: 075596174527
script: Latin

Cover Art

Natalie Merchant Tigerlily cover art


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I may know the word
but not say it
I may know the truth
but not face it
I may hear a sound
a whisper sacred and profound
but turn my head

I may know the word
but not say it
I may love the fruit
but not taste it
I may know the way


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 San Andreas Fault
  • 2 Wonder
  • 3 Beloved Wife
  • 4 River
  • 5 Carnival
  • 6 I May Know the Word
  • 7 The Letter
  • 8 Cowboy Romance
  • 9 Jealousy
  • 10 Where I Go
  • 11 Seven Years