Talking Heads Lyrics

Overview / Lyrics (see all) / Photos / Videos / News

print correct

The Democratic Circus Lyrics

"The Democratic Circus" was written by Byrne, David / Frantz, Chris / Weymouth, Tina / Harrison, Jerry.
Edit
"The Democratic Circus" was written by Byrne, David / Frantz, Chris / Weymouth, Tina / Harrison, Jerry.
For Example...
What chart rank did the song debut? What is the song about? Has it won any awards?, etc.
Cancel Submit
Thank You For Your Submission
Your introduction will appear once it has been deemed awesome by our team of wizards.

Submit Corrections Cancel

Found out this morning
Theres a circus coming to town
They drive in Cadillacs
Using walkie-talkies and the Secret Service

Their big top, imitation of life
All the flags and microphones
Have to cover our eyes

We play the sideshows
And we like the tunnel of love
When we ride the ferris wheel
Were little children again

When theyre asking for volunteers
Well be the first ones aboard
When the ringmaster calls our names
Be the first ones to go to sleep

Stealing all our dreams
Dreams for sale
They sell em back to you

On with the show
Start the parade
We sand along
Sweep us away

Its political party time
Going down, going down, going down
And the celebrities all come out
Coming down, coming down, coming

Sun is going down
And the dogs are starting to howl
We stay out after dark
Eating cotton candy and the musics playing

How we all laughed
We split our sides
The cameras flashed
We almost died

Rains gonna pour on down, falling out of the sky
Coming down, coming down
And the celebrities all run out, and the rains
Coming down, coming down

Gonna rain, gonna rain, gonna rain
Gonna rain, gonna rain, rain, rain, rain

And now I wonder whos boss
And who hes leavin behind?

Songwriters
BYRNE, DAVID / FRANTZ, CHRIS / WEYMOUTH, TINA / HARRISON, JERRY

Published by
Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

Listen to Talking Heads Radio on Last.fm, Radio.com or Jango

Music News

Poll

Vote Now
Next Poll