Terug

Fireflies

Owl City

2009

jaar
Top 40

1

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Top 40

20

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Top 40

672

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Trivia

Wist je dat? Credits:


Owl City is Adam Young

Producer en engineer: Adam Young

Gemixt door John Goodmanson

Additionele productie: Matthew Thiessen

Mastering: Ted Jensen in Sterling Sound

Uitvoerend Producent: Steve Bursky

Opgenomen in Sky Harbor-studio’s, Owatonna, MN

Strijkers opgenomen in Two Sticks Audio, Seattle, WA door John Goodmanson

Gemixt in Bogroll-studio’s, Seattle, WA

Cello: Phil Peterson

Gearrangeerd door Adam Young

Vocals: Matthew Thiessen
Artiest

Owl City

Titel

Fireflies

Lengte

3:48

Componist(en)

Adam Young

Producer(s)

Adam Young

Engineer(s)

Adam Young

Mixage

John Goodmanson

Platenlabel

Universal Republic

Releasedatum

02-10-2009

Hoogste positie UK

1

Hoogste positie US

1

Album

Ocean Eyes

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Songtekst

You would not believe your eyes
If ten million fireflies
Lit up the world as I fell asleep
'Cause they fill the open air,
And leave teardrops everywhere
You'd think me rude, but I would just stand and... stare

I'd like to make myself believe
That planet Earth turns slowly
It's hard to say that I'd rather stay awake when I'm asleep
'Cause everything is never as it seems

'Cause I get a thousand hugs
From ten thousand lightning bugs
As they try to teach me how to dance
A foxtrot above my head,
A sock hop beneath my bed,
A disco ball is just hanging by a thread (thread, thread)

I'd like to make myself believe
That planet Earth turns slowly
It's hard to say that I'd rather stay awake when I'm asleep
'Cause everything is never as it seems (when I fall asleep)

Leave my door open just a crack
(Please take me away from here)
'Cause I feel like such an insomniac
(Please take me away from here)
Why do I tire of counting sheep?
(Please take me away from here)
When I'm far too tired to fall asleep

To ten million fireflies
I'm weird 'cause I hate good-byes
I got misty eyes as they said farewell (they said farewell)
But I'll know where several are
If my dreams get real bizarre
'Cause I saved a few and I keep them in a jar (jar, jar, jar)

I'd like to make myself believe
That planet Earth turns slowly
It's hard to say that I'd rather stay awake when I'm asleep
'Cause everything is never as it seems (when I fall asleep)

I'd like to make myself believe
That planet Earth turns slowly
It's hard to say that I'd rather stay awake when I'm asleep
'Cause everything is never as it seems (when I fall asleep)

I'd like to make myself believe
That planet Earth turns slowly
It's hard to say that I'd rather stay awake when I'm asleep
Because my dreams are bursting at the seams

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Details Disturbed - The Sound Of Silence - Cyril Remix
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