Chasing the Sun

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Sara Bareilles

Sara Beth Bareilles ( /bəˈrɛlɪs/ bə-REL-is; born December 7, 1979) is an American singer-songwriter and pianist. She achieved mainstream success in 2007 with the hit single "Love Song", which brought her into the number one spot on the Billboard Pop 100 chart. She has sold over 1 million recor… more »

It’s a really old city Stuck between the dead and the living So I thought to myself, Sitting on a graveyard shelf
As the echo of heartbeats,
From the ground below my feet Filled a cemetery In the center of Queens 
I started running the maze of
The names and the dates, some Older than others the skyscrapers, little tombstone brothers With Manhattan behind her, three million stunning reminders Built a cemetery In the center of Queens 
You said, remember that life is
Not meant to be wasted We can always be chasing the sun!
So fill up your lungs and just run
But always be chasing the sun!

So how do you do it,
With just words and just music, Capture the feeling that my earth is somebody’s ceiling Can I deliver in sound The weight of the ground Of a cemetery In the center of Queens 
There’s a history through her
Sent to us as a gift from the future To show us the proof More than that, it’s to dare us to move
And to open our eyes and to learn from the sky
From a cemetery In the center of Queens 
You said, remember that life is
Not meant to be wasted We can always be chasing the sun!
So fill up your lungs and just run
But always be chasing the sun!

All we can do is try
And live like we’re still alive

It’s a really old city Stuck between the dead and the living So I thought to myself Sitting on a graveyard shelf
And the gift of my heartbeat sounds like a symphony Played by a cemetery in the center of Queens 
You said, remember that life is
Not meant to be wasted We can always be chasing the sun!
So fill up your lungs and just run
But always be chasing the sun!

All we can do is try
And live like we’re still alive

All we can do is try
And live like we’re still alive

Written by: JACK ANTONOFF, MIKE ANDERSON, SARA BAREILLES

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