I Don't Know Why Lyrics

Shawn Colvin


album: Track 11 in album Fat City
release date: 1992-10-27
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genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country Rock/Pop Rock
length: 4:38
composer: Shawn Colvin
lyricist: Shawn Colvin

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Shawn Colvin Fat City cover art
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I don't know why
The sky is so blue
And I don't know why
I'm so in love with you
But if there were no music
Then I would not get through
I don't know why
I know these things, but I do

I don't know why
But somewhere dreams come true
And I don't know where
But there will be a place for you
And every time you look that way
I would lay down my life for you
I don't know why
I know these things, but I do

I don't know why
But some are going to make you cry
And I don't know how
But I will get you by, I will try
They're not trying to cause you pain
They're just afraid of loving you
I don't know why
I know these things, but I do

I don't know why
The trees grow so tall
And I don't know why
I don't know anything at all
But if there were no music
Then I would not get through
I don't know why
I know these things, but I do
I don't know why
I know these things, but I do


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Polaroids
  • 2 Tennessee
  • 3 Tenderness on the Block
  • 4 Round of Blues
  • 5 Monopoly
  • 6 Orion in the Sky
  • 7 Climb On (A Back That’s Strong)
  • 8 Set the Prairie on Fire
  • 9 Object of My Affection
  • 10 Kill the Messenger
  • 11 I Don’t Know Why