Hands of Love Lyrics

Wall of Voodoo


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Charles T. Gray, Mark W. Moreland, Oliver Nanini, Stanard Ridgeway Funsten
album: Track 5 in album Call of the West
release date: 1982-8-17
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Rock
styles: New Wave/Post-Punk/Indie Rock
length: 3:55

Cover Art

Wall of Voodoo Call of the West cover art
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On a crowded street or from a passing car
I can see the world from where I am
People stand in line so they can buy their things
They buy a vegetable or a can

See I taste the water and the water tastes hot
I taste the water and the water tastes hot
Hands of love, they keep on slipping
Hands of love, they keep on gripping

My home, it might as well just be a cave
And the ones next door don't talk to me
And when I'm lying in bed at night I hear the sounds
Of the sirens and the dogs and the people screaming--C

I taste the water and the water tastes hot
I taste the water and the water tastes hot
Whistle down the, whistle down the road
(Hands of love, they keep on slipping)
Whistle down the, whistle down the road
(Hands of love, they keep on gripping)
Whistle down the, whistle down the road
(Hands of love, they keep on slipping)

Hands of love


Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Tomorrow
  • 2 Lost Weekend
  • 3 Factory
  • 4 Look at Their Way
  • 5 Hands of Love
  • 6 Mexican Radio
  • 7 Spy World
  • 8 They Don’t Want Me
  • 9 On Interstate 15
  • 10 Call of the West