Written by Simon and Forere Motloheloa (an accordionist from Lesotho), its lyrics explore starvation and terrorism, juxtaposed with wit and optimism. Philip from Akron, Oh The band YES formed when Jon Anderson met Chris Squire in a bar, discussing their mutual admiration of Simon and Garfunkel. Album: Unplugged. Heyo! Highlight. The reverence was still apparent years later when Jon wrote the lyrics for "Quartet" off the first/last/only album by YES touring company number 2 (Anderson, Bruford, Wakeman and Howe): "'We are living in days of wonder,' Simon said." It was a slow day And the sun was beating On the soldiers by the side of the road There was a bright light A shattering of shop windows It took Simon a long time to finish the lyrics, working in clever lyrical phrases like "the boy in the bubble and the baby with the baboon heart" in a way that would mesh with the African rhythms. Review: RIFF-it. Boy in the Bubble Songtext von Paul Simon mit Lyrics, deutscher Übersetzung, Musik-Videos und Liedtexten kostenlos auf Songtexte.com In the United States, it was mainly successful on the Album Rock Tracks chart, where it peaked at No. Artist: Paul Simon. Paul Simon The Boy In The Bubble Lyrics. Paul Simon - Boy in the Bubble Lyrics. The single—released in September 1987—performed well on charts worldwide. Comments: 1. Lyrics to 'The Boy in The Bubble' by Paul Simon. SONGLYRICS just got interactive.
RIFF-it good. Paul Simon - The Boy in the Bubble Songtext It was a slow day And the sun was beating On the soldiers by the side of the road There was a bright light A shattering of shop windows The bomb in the baby carriage Was wired to the radio These are the days of miracle and wonder This is the long distance call The way the camera follows us in slo-mo The Boy In The Bubble lyrics performed by Paul Simon: It was a slow day And the sun was beating On the soldiers by the side of the road There was a bright light