The Thing Song Lyrics


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I was driving, doing nothing on the shores of great Salt Lake
When they put it on the air, I put it in the hammer lane
I soon forgot myself and I forgot about the brake

I forgot about all laws and I forgot about the rain
They were talking on the Nine and all across the Amy band
Across the road, they were turning around and headed south with me

It got so crowded on the road, I started driving in the sand
My head was feeling scared but my heart was feeling free
The desert turned to mud, it seems that everybody heard

Everybody was remembering to forget they had the chills
Then I heard the voices on a broadcast from up on the bird
They were getting interviewed by some good man whose name was Bill

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Velouria
  • 2 Make Believe
  • 3 I've Been Waiting for You
  • 4 The Thing

  • credits

    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Charles Thompson
    album: Track 4 in album Velouria
    release date: 1990-7-16
    popularity : 99 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Pop
    styles: Power Pop/Indie Rock
    length: 1:59
    producer: Gil Norton
    mixer: Steve Haigler

    Album Information

    label: 4AD
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 5014436000928
    script: Latin