Maybe He'll Know

Credits

Written by Cyndi Lauper & John Turi

First Version (on Blue Angel Album)

Produced & engineered by Roy Halee
Assistant Engineer: Lincoln Y. Clapp

Second Version (on True Colors Album)

Produced by Cyndi Lauper & Lennie Petze
Executive Producer: David Wolff
Engineered and mixed by Brian McGee
Additional mixing by Jason Corsaro
Arranged by Cyndi Lauper, Peter Wood & Jimmy Bralower
Special Guest Vocalist: Billy Joel
Linn Drums: Jimmy Bralower
Drums: Anton Fig
Bass: Neil Jason
Keyboards: Peter Wood
Guitar: John McCurry

Release Information

Lyrics

Although the lyrics of the two versions are almost the same, I put here both versions.

 

First Version (on Blue Angel Album)

Maybe he'll know

I'm not so sure

Maybe he'll know

Maybe he'll be my cure

ah, ah, ah.

 

Maybe he'll know

I'm not so sure

Maybe he'll know

Maybe he'll be - oh

 

Something calls to me

I know, I know

I hear an echo start to pound like a drum, I'm

Chanting a song, anchor me-

But don't take too long... no, no, no, no

 

I got an anxious feeling

Got this ache engraved in me like stone-

Don't take too long

Say you'll never leave me - say you'll never go.

 

© 1980 TuLarue Music (ASCAP)

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Second Version (on True Colors Album)

Oh oh, oh oh, oh oh

 

Maybe he'll know

I'm not so sure

Maybe he'll know, well

Maybe he'll be my cure

 

Oh oh, oh oh, oh oh

 

Maybe he'll know, well

I'm not so sure

Maybe he'll know why

Maybe he'll be, oh oh

 

Something calls to me,

I know

I hear an echo start to pound

Like a drum

Chanting a song, anchor me

But don't take too long, no no

I got this anxious feeling

I got this ache engraved

In me like stone

Don't take too long

Say you'll never leave me

Say you'll never go

No no no no

 

Oh oh, oh oh, ...

 

(repeat song and sing along)

 

© 1986 Rellla Music Corp. and Turi Music (BMI)

All Rights Reserved