"Silent Lucidity" is a single by the American progressive metal band Queensrÿche. It was released as the A-side of the band's fifth single from the 1990 album Empire.
The song peaked at #9 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #1 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart.
The song was composed by lead guitarist Chris DeGarmo.
Queensryche performed the song live at the Grammy awards, with a supporting orchestra.…
Hush now don't you cry
Wipe away the teardrop from your eye
You're lying safe in bed
It was all a bad dream