Bic Runga - Listening for the Weather Lyrics

Bic Runga Beautiful Collision cover art
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So I'm listening for the weather to predict the coming day
Leave all thought of expectation to the weather man
No it doesn't really matter what it is he has to say
'Cause tomorrows keep on blowing in from somewhere

All the people that I know in the apartments down below
Busy with their starring roles in their own tragedies

Sunlight sends you on your way
And those restless thoughts that cling to yesterday
Never be afraid of change
I'll call you on the phone
I hate to leave you on your own
But I'm coming home today

And this busy inner city
Has got nothing much to say
And I know how much you're hanging round the letterbox
And I'm sure that as I'm writing
You'll be somewhere on your way
In a supermarket checkout or the restaurant

I've been doing what I'm told
I've been busy growing old
And the days are getting cold but that's alright with me

Sunlight sends you on your way
And those restless thoughts that cling to yesterday
Never be afraid of change
I'll call you on the phone
I hate to leave you on your own
But I'm coming home today
Yes I'm coming home today

I've been doing what I'm told
I've been busy growing old
And the days are getting cold but that's alright with me

Sunlight sends you on your way
And those restless thoughts that cling to yesterday
Never be afraid of change

Track Listing
  • 1 When I See You Smile
  • 2 Get Some Sleep
  • 3 Something Good
  • 4 Precious Things
  • 5 The Be All and End All
  • 6 Election Night
  • 7 Honest Goodbyes
  • 8 She Left on a Monday
  • 9 Beautiful Collision
  • 10 Listening for the Weather
  • 11 Counting the Days
  • 12 Gravity


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Bic (briolette Kah) Runga
    album: Track 10 in album Beautiful Collision
    release date: 2002
    popularity : 304 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Pop
    styles: Soft Rock
    length: 3:30
    producer: Bic Runga
    drums: Joey Waronker
    vocal: Bic Runga, Neil Finn and Milan Borich
    electric guitar: Geoff Maddock
    arranger: Bic Runga
    bass: Sebastian Steinberg
    tambourine: Jay Foulkes
    Album Information
    country(area): Australia
    script: Latin