I Threw A Brick Through A Window
by U2

Album: October (1981)
Play Video
  • I was talking
    I was talking to myself
    Somebody else
    Talk, talk, talking
    I couldn't hear a word
    A word you said

    He was my brother
    I said there was no other
    Way out of here
    Be my brother
    Gotta get out
    Gotta get out

    I was walking
    I was walking into walls
    I'm back again
    I just keep walking
    I walk into a window
    To see myself
    And my reflection
    When I thought about it
    My direction
    Going nowhere
    Going nowhere

    No one, no one is blinder
    Than he who will not see
    No one, no one is blinder
    Than me

    I was talking
    I was talking in my sleep
    I can't stop talk, talk, talking
    I'm talking to you
    It's up to you

    Be my brother
    There is another way out of here
    Be my brother
    Gotta get out
    Gotta get out
    Gotta get out of here Writer/s: Adam Clayton, Dave Evans, Larry Mullen, Paul Hewson
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments

Be the first to comment...

Editor's Picks

Rick Astley

Rick AstleySongwriter Interviews

Rick Astley on "Never Gonna Give You Up," "Cry For Help," and his remarkable resurgence that gave him another #1 UK album.

George Clinton

George ClintonSongwriter Interviews

When you free your mind, your ass may follow, but you have to make sure someone else doesn't program it while it's wide open.

Ramones

RamonesFact or Fiction

A band so baffling, even their names were contrived. Check your score in the Ramones version of Fact or Fiction.

Van Dyke Parks

Van Dyke ParksSongwriter Interviews

U2, Carly Simon, Joanna Newsom, Brian Wilson and Fiona Apple have all gone to Van Dyke Parks to make their songs exceptional.

"Private Eyes" - The Story Behind the Song

"Private Eyes" - The Story Behind the SongSong Writing

How a goofy detective movie, a disenchanted director and an unlikely songwriter led to one of the biggest hits in pop history.

Protest Songs

Protest SongsMusic Quiz

How well do you know your protest songs (including the one that went to #1)?