Walk on
Walk on
Walk on

Prophet six zero zero nine one
This is the flight number of our galactic sun
Prophet six zero zero nine one
Before we start you should know that you're not the only one
Who can hurt me

S-H one zero one five one
This is the serial number of our orbital gun
S-H one zero one five one
You better be sure before you leave me for another one

You can hurt me
I can hurt you
You can hurt me

You can hurt me
I can hurt you
But you better be sure before you leave me for another one

I can hurt you
You can hurt me
But you better be sure before you leave me for another one

Walk on
Walk on
Walk on
Walk on
Walk on

Walk on
Walk on
Walk on
Walk on
Walk


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2Wicky Lyrics as written by Burt F. Bacharach Hal David

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  • +4
    My Interpretation

    they could be referring to the prophet-600 and the sh-101 synthesizers. makes sense because these synths have a lot of knobs - wicky wicky!

    topason February 07, 2010   Link
  • +3
    My Interpretation

    I love this song.

    At first, I thought it was about a woman that's getting romantically involved with with a man she just met, and was expressing her fears about getting burned in this very new relationship.

    I was just now googling for SH10151 to see what that's about, and someone created a t-shirt with a orbital gun and the serial number. (zazzle.com/orbital_gun_sh10151_tshirt-235211347593632875)

    That made me wonder if this song is about Mutual Assured Destruction.

    Prophet 60091: could be a flight number for a space rocket that is going to fire the orbital gun into orbit.

    "Before we start you should know that you're not the only one" She's a country or ambassador and is about to start some kind of defence treaty meeting. Other parties to the meeting have powerful weapons.

    "Who can hurt me" But wants to show weakness, and that will be willing to make concessions for the treaty to work.

    "SH10151, This is the serial number of our orbital gun" could be referring to a powerful devastating weapon, and other parties are aware of the destructive power of it.

    "You better be sure before you leave me for another one" If the other parties in the treaty want to abandon it, they really better be ready for the consequences.... because.....

    "You can hurt me I can hurt you You can hurt me" -- the consequences will be MAD (mutually assured destruction).

    srdjanon February 12, 2011   Link
  • +2
    General Comment

    I don't get it... Maybe she's fighting with some guy while watching Battlestar Galactica.

    phatcaton March 04, 2003   Link
  • +2
    General Comment

    Um, if 60091 was discovered in '99, then this song has nothing to do with that discovery. This song was recorded 4 years earlier.

    propMasteron October 03, 2008   Link
  • +2
    General Comment

    The main riff is sampled from a cover by Isaac Hayes of "Walk On By", a song composed by Burt Bacharach, with lyrics by Hal David. In that song the major overtone is love lost/broken heart. I think the references to the Prophet-600 and SH-10151 in the Hooverphonic version are just shut outs to how the Isaac Hayes track was recorded, capturing one of the most soulful rifts ever and expanding on it with galactic imagery, both songs are wonderful

    QMojoon May 09, 2013   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    Seeing as I heard the band named the albun (Blue Wonder Power Milk) because the words sounded cool together, and because they are Belgian and might not know much English, I often think their songs don't mean much of anything and are just words put together to sound cool. I love their music, but as much as I try to get the "hidden meaning" in their songs, I just think they often put words together for their sound...which is okay.

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    AlairaKasimeron February 07, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    Yes Hooverphonic is Belgian and English is not their first language. But they DO know much English... hence the fact that all their music is written in English.

    I don't know the meaning behind the song, but Hooverphonic has been known for a lot of wordplay in their songs so I'm sure there is one in there.

    SonOfALinkon April 09, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    Such a hot song.

    altf4on June 12, 2009   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    It refers to the Sequential Circuits Prophet 600 and Roland SH-101 synthesizers , both awesome vintage analog synths ! Hearing a a beautiful girl sing about synths is pretty amazing ;-)

    DeeDub303on October 08, 2011   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    In the 1999 PC strategy game "Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun", there was a model of orbital ion cannon called SH10151. I guess this explains the "This is the serial number of our orbital gun"

    StarEyeon December 10, 2013   Link

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