Tom Cochrane - Human Race Lyrics

Tom Cochrane Songs of a Circling Spirit cover art
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I can see it on the road ahead
Running hard I'm here
But I could be there instead
Many houses with the lights on
Silhouettes behind the shades
Beside fires
I'm sure that I saw you in one
I loved you but
That was way back then
Now I'm alone outside
I face the wind
The rain washes me thin

Knocked me down and I got back up
I got myself back in the race again
Knock me down and I'll get back up
And I'll get myself
Back in the race again

Race through the shadows
Race against stone
The sunken city
I thought was my own
Might be in a brave new world
But it's not my home
Roll over fall in
'My God', I screamed
They might catch them
They won't catch me
I'm out here clean
I'm free, I'm free

Knocked me down and I got back up
And I got myself
Back in the race again
Knock me down and I'll get back up
And I'll get myself
Back in the race again

Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 Lunatic Fringe
  • 2 Paper Tigers
  • 3 Good Man Feeling Bad
  • 4 Brave and Crazy
  • 5 All the King's Men
  • 6 Dreamer's Dream
  • 7 Human Race
  • 8 Napoleon Sheds His Skin
  • 9 White Hot
  • 10 Boy Inside the Man
  • 11 Washed Away
  • 12 I Wish You Well


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Thomas William Cochrane
    album: Track 7 in album Songs of a Circling Spirit
    release date: 1997-9-23
    popularity : 105 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Acoustic/Arena Rock
    length: 3:18
    Album Information
    label: Capitol Records
    country(area): Canada
    format: CD
    barcode: 724385961205
    script: Latin