• Artist: Lisa McCormick
  • Title: Wing & a Prayer
  • Genre: Reggae/Dub, Pop - Adult Contemporary
  • Mood: Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Medium Slow (63-78)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Percussion, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Horns/Woodwinds/Brass, All Other, Bass, Keyboards/Organs
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/6/2011
  • Lyric themes: Hope, Storytelling, Faith, Optimism
  • Lyrics: I am sitting on the tarmac In a jet plane in Miami That’s as big as any building You’d see out on the street And it’s filling up with people And their personal belongings Then they’re gonna fly this building To thirty seven thousand feet The captain surely would reassure me It’s simple aerodynamic theory I take it on faith I don’t need to know the reason We’re lifting away Climbing on the properties of air Way up here I say Its time to start believing In the promise of a wing & a prayer Whatever gets you there We are lying on blanket On a silky summer evening We are counting constellations In the celestial dome I am awestruck at the chances That two souls could find each other Of the billions on the planet You’re the one who brings me home My daily horoscope would say It’s all about rising signs and retrogrades I take it on faith
  • Keywords: light, Bass, Brass, Caribbean, Guitar

About Lisa McCormick

Singer-songwriter Lisa McCormick's strong clear voice and sharp sense of humor light up the stage, with distinctly original contemporary acoustic songs characterized by daring sophisticated lyrics and infectious guitar rhythms. She has released four CD’s of original music, and has toured extensively as a solo acoustic artist.

McCormick’s debut CD, "Right Now", released in 1997, earned McCormick instant acclaim, including the honors "Artist of the Year" and "Album of the Year" by Maine Public Radio, the ...

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