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The Church

Under The Milky Way

  • Alternative
  • Rock
  • Space
  • Soundtrack
  • Acoustic
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“Under the Milky Way” is a single by Australian alternative rock band The Church released in February 1988 with their album, Starfish. The song was written by bass guitarist and vocalist Steve Kilbey and his then-girlfriend, Karin Jansson (ex-Pink Champagne, Curious Yellow). It charted in the Top 30 on the Australian Singles Chart and US Billboard Hot 100 , reaching #24, and won an ARIA Award in 1989 for ‘Single of the Year’. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Wish I knew what you were looking for ... Might have known what you would find ... Under the milky way tonight

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