Slippery People Lyrics

Talking Heads

credits


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Chris Frantz, Christopher Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth
album: Track 4 in album Speaking in Tongues
release date: 1983-5-31
popularity : 24 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Rock Funk / Soul
styles: Alternative Rock/Funk/New Wave/Post-Punk/Synth-pop
length: 3:33
producer: Talking Heads
guest background vocals: Dolette McDonald and Nona Hendryx
vocal: David Byrne
mixer: Alex Sadkin
engineer: Butch Jones and Alex Sadkin
background vocals: Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth and Chris Frantz
mastering: Ted Jensen
guest saxophone: Dickie Landry
guest percussion: Raphael DeJesus
synthesizer & drums: Chris Frantz
guitar & keyboard: Jerry Harrison
guitar & bass & synthesizer: Tina Weymouth
assistant engineer: Franklin Gibson, Jay Mark and John Convertino
percussion & bass & keyboard & guitars: David Byrne
composer: David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth, Chris Frantz
lyricist: David Byrne

Album Information

label: Sire Records
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
barcode: 075992388313
script: Latin

Cover Art

Talking Heads Speaking in Tongues cover art

Lyrics

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What about the time?
You were rollin' over
Fall on your face
You must be having fun

Walk lightly!
Think of a time.
You'd best believe
This thing is real

Put away that gun
And this part is simple
Try to recognize
What is in your mind

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Burning Down the House
  • 2 Making Flippy Floppy
  • 3 Girlfriend Is Better
  • 4 Slippery People
  • 5 I Get Wild/Wild Gravity
  • 6 Swamp
  • 7 Moon Rocks
  • 8 Pull Up the Roots
  • 9 This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody)