This River Is Wild Song Lyrics

The Killers


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Brandon Flowers, Dave Brent Keuning, Mark August Stoermer, Ronnie Jr. Vannucci
album: Track 10 in album Sam’s Town
release date: 2006-9-27
popularity : 96 users have visited this page.
length: 4:38
producer: Alan Moulder, The Killers and Flood
mixer: Flood and Alan Moulder
recorded by: Alan Moulder and Flood
writer: Ronnie Vannucci Jr., Mark Stoermer, Dave Keuning, Brandon Flowers

Album Information

label: Island
country(area): Japan
format: CD
script: Latin

Cover Art

The Killers Sam’s Town cover art


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Leaves are fallin' down on the beautiful ground
I heard a story from the man in red
He said, the leaves are fallin' down
Such a beautiful sound
Son, I think you'd better go ahead
But you always hold your head up high
Cause it's a long, long, long way down
This town was meant for passing through
Boy, it ain't nothin' new
Now go and show 'em that the world stayed round
But it's a long, long, long way down

You better run for the hills
Before they burn
Listen to the sound of the world


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Sam’s Town
  • 2 Enterlude
  • 3 When You Were Young
  • 4 Bling (Confession of a King)
  • 5 For Reasons Unknown
  • 6 Read My Mind
  • 7 Uncle Jonny
  • 8 Bones
  • 9 My List
  • 10 This River Is Wild
  • 11 Why Do I Keep Counting?
  • 12 Exitlude
  • 13 Where the White Boys Dance
  • 14 All the Pretty Faces