Over My Head (Cable Car) Lyrics

The Fray


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group, Another Victory Publishing
writers: Don King, Dave Woodward
album: Track 2 in album How to Save a Life
release date: 2005-9-13
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Alternative Rock/Pop Rock
length: 3:58
producer: Aaron Johnson and Mike Flynn
mixer: Mark Endert
recorded by: Paul Mahern
additional engineer: Aaron Johnson and Tim Hoagland
mastering: Stephen Marcussen
editor: Paul Mahern
additional editor: Warren Huart
assistant engineer: Alex Uychocde
assistant recorded by: Kevin Loyal and James Masterson
composer: Isaac Slade, Joe King

Cover Art

The Fray How to Save a Life cover art
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I never knew
I never knew that everything was falling through
That everyone I knew was waiting on a cue
To turn and run when all I needed was the truth
But that's how it's got to be
It's coming down to nothing more than apathy
I'd rather run the other way than stay and see
The smoke, and who's still standing when it clears

Everyone knows I'm in
Over my head
Over my head
With eight seconds left in overtime
She's on your mind
She's on your mind

Let's rearrange
I wish you were a stranger; I could disengage
Say that we agree and then never change
Soften a bit until we all just get along
But that's disregard
Find another friend, and you discard
As you lose the argument in a cable car
Hanging above as the canyon comes between

Everyone knows I'm in
Over my head
Over my head
With eight seconds left in overtime
She's on your mind
She's on your mind

Everyone knows I'm in
Over my head
Over my head
With eight seconds left in overtime
She's on your mind
She's on your mind

And suddenly I become a part of your past
I'm becoming the part that don't last
I'm losing you, and it's effortless
Without a sound we lose sight of the ground
In the throw around
Never thought that you wanted to bring it down
I won't let it go down till we torch it ourselves

Everyone knows I'm in
Over my head
Over my head
With eight seconds left in overtime
She's on your mind
She's on your mind

Everyone knows
She's on your mind
Everyone knows I'm in
Over my head
I'm in over my head
I'm in over my

Everyone knows I'm in
Over my head
Over my head
With eight seconds left in overtime
She's on your mind
She's on your mind


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 She Is
  • 2 Over My Head (Cable Car)
  • 3 How to Save a Life
  • 4 All at Once
  • 5 Fall Away
  • 6 Heaven Forbid
  • 7 Look After You
  • 8 Hundred
  • 9 Vienna
  • 10 Dead Wrong
  • 11 Little House
  • 12 Trust Me