Behind the Wall Song Lyrics

Tracy Chapman

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Last night I heard the screaming
Loud voices behind the wall
Another sleepless night for me
It won't do no good to call
The police always come late
If they come at all

And when they arrive
They say they can't interfere
With domestic affairs
Between a man and his wife
And as they walk out the door
The tears well up in her eyes

Last night I heard the screaming
Last night I heard the screaming
Loud voices behind the wall
Another sleepless night for me
It won't do no good to call
The police always come late
If they come at all

And when they arrive
They say they can't interfere
With domestic affairs
Between a man and his wife
And as they walk out the door
The tears well up in her eyes

Last night I heard the screaming

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Talkin’ Bout a Revolution
  • 2 Fast Car
  • 3 Across the Lines
  • 4 Behind the Wall
  • 5 Baby Can I Hold You
  • 6 Mountains o’ Things
  • 7 She’s Got Her Ticket
  • 8 Why?
  • 9 For My Lover
  • 10 If Not Now…
  • 11 For You


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Tracy L Chapman
    album: Track 4 in album Tracy Chapman
    release date: 1988-4-1
    popularity : 259 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Funk / Soul Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Soft Rock/Acoustic/Folk Rock/Pop Rock
    length: 1:50
    producer: David Kershenbaum
    vocal: Tracy Chapman
    mixer: Kevin Smith
    engineer: Kevin Smith
    composer: Tracy Chapman
    lyricist: Tracy Chapman

    Album Information

    label: Elektra
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 7559607742
    script: Latin