The Good Thing Song Lyrics

Talking Heads

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I will fight; will fight with my heart.
I will fight; will fight with understanding.
In my mind, the weather never changes
Skill overcomes, difficult situations.

A straight line exists between me and the good things.
I have found the line and its direction is known to me.
Absolute trust keeps me going in the right direction.
Any intrusion is met with a heart full of the good thing.

Try to compare what I am presenting.
You will meet with much frustration.
Try to find ... similar situation.
You will always find the same solution.

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Thank You for Sending Me an Angel
  • 2 With Our Love
  • 3 The Good Thing
  • 4 Warning Sign
  • 5 The Girls Want to Be With the Girls
  • 6 Found a Job
  • 7 Artists Only
  • 8 I’m Not in Love
  • 9 Stay Hungry
  • 10 Take Me to the River
  • 11 The Big Country


  • credits


    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: David Byrne
    album: Track 3 in album More Songs About Buildings and Food
    release date: 1978-7-21
    popularity : 62 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Funk / Soul Pop
    styles: Art Rock/Post-Punk/New Wave
    length: 3:04
    producer: Talking Heads and Brian Eno
    lead vocals: David Byrne
    engineer: Rhett Davies
    background vocals: Tina Weymouth
    assistant engineer: Benjamin Armbrister
    composer: David Byrne
    lyricist: David Byrne

    Album Information

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