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"The Distance" is a song by the American alternative rock band Cake. Released in 1996, "The Distance" was the second single from their second album, Fashion Nugget, their "best-known" and "ubiquitous" single. It was written by the band's guitarist at the time, Greg Brown.

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Reluctantly crouched at the starting line
Engines pumping and thumping in time
The green light flashes, the flags go up
Churning and burning, they yearn for the cup

Cake - The Distance Lyrics


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  • Good One - Nice Instruments
  • Awesome!
  • Must have CAAAKKKKKEEEEE!!!!
  • CaaaKE! [2]
  • hello middle school.
  • my favorite cake song
  • when i listen to this i drive fast
  • I just can't help but love Cake. And cake.
  • What is it about this band? It shouldn't work but it does! Love their range of instruments.
  • so good!

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