Fireflies Lyrics

Owl City


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Adam R. Young
album: Track 9 in album Ocean Eyes
release date: 2009-7-14
popularity : 60 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Rock Pop
styles: Pop Rock/Synth-pop
length: 3:48
composer: Adam Young
lyricist: Adam Young

Album Information

label: Universal Republic Records
country(area): United States
format: Digital Media
script: Latin

Cover Art

Owl City Ocean Eyes cover art


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You would not believe your eyes
If ten million fireflies
Lit up the world as I fell asleep

'Cause they fill the open air
And leave teardrops everywhere
You'd think me rude but I would just stand and stare

I'd like to make myself believe that planet earth turns slowly
It's hard to say that I'd rather stay awake when I'm asleep
'Cause everything is never as it seems

'Cause I'd get a thousand hugs
From ten thousand lightning bugs
As they tried to teach me how to dance


Track Listing

Digital Media 1
  • 1 Cave In
  • 2 The Bird and the Worm
  • 3 Hello Seattle
  • 4 Umbrella Beach
  • 5 The Saltwater Room
  • 6 Dental Care
  • 7 Meteor Shower
  • 8 On the Wing
  • 9 Fireflies
  • 10 The Tip of the Iceberg
  • 11 Vanilla Twilight
  • 12 Tidal Wave
  • 13 Hello Seattle (remix)
  • 14 If My Heart Was a House