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"Runaway Train" is a song by the Minneapolis rock band Soul Asylum.

The song led Soul Asylum to international status, and helped bring their album, Grave Dancers Union to a multi-platinum level.

It was the third single off the album (see Soul Asylum discography) and reached No. 5 on the Billboard charts. It won a Grammy Award for the best rock song in 1994.

The song has become synonymous with the band, and has led many people to believe that… read more

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Call you up in the middle of the night
Like a firefly without a light
You were there like a slow torch burning
I was a key that could use a little turning

Soul Asylum - Runaway Train Lyrics


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  • I love this song so much <3
  • pozdrowienia z Gierałtowic
  • Choi Choi train
  • Композиция - ПРОСТО УЛЁТ!!!
  • "I don't think that anybody that really loves that song thinks about the video that much." - Dave Pirner of Soul Asylum explains to us how the iconic "missing children" video for the Grammy Award winning "Runaway Train" had very little to do with the song itself, but ended up defining it anyway:
  • Amo este tema :33
  • reminds me my childhood..[2] love it..
  • reminds me my childhood..
  • Their best song.
  • no se a que me recuerda, pero me gusta mucho esta cancion,

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