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The Sounds of Science is the 6th track on the album Paul's Boutique by American hip hop group the Beastie Boys, released on July 25, 1989.

* Produced & written by the Beastie Boys & the Dust Brothers. * Engineered by Mario Caldato & Allen Abrahamson. * The title of the track was inspired by "The Sounds of Silence", a song by Simon and Garfunkel.


* "Back in the USSR" by The Beatles * "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" by The Beatles * "Sgt… read more

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Now here we go dropping science, dropping it all over
Like bumping around the town like when you're driving a Range Rover
Expanding the horizon and expanding the parameter
Expanding the rhymes of sucka MC amateurs

Beastie Boys - The Sounds Of Science Lyrics


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  • ROPE-A-DOPE!!!!
  • Only the Beasties could sample 5 Beatles songs and get away with it. Masterful.
  • top 10 albums of all time
  • One of the all-time classic albums from start to finish, and not just for the Beasties. Amazing.
  • oh my god epic win
  • Going out first class indeed.
  • its amazing because you nowadays you cant get away with sampling the Beatles
  • dropping science like Galileo dropped the orange
  • "Going out first class not going out coach". RIP MCA. Terrible, terrible news.

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