"White Car" as written by Lisa Campbell, John Boyd, Neil White, Walter Poultney and Matthew Fink....
I see a man in a white car
Move like a ghost on the skyline
Take all your dreams
And you throw them away
Man in a white car.

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"White Car" as written by John Boyd Lisa Campbell

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    General CommentHavent heard to this song. Just enter to check out the lyrics due was a paroy of Gary Numan.
    I do like the band though Gary is quite a influencer for many current bands on this days.
    No comments.
    DARKon December 06, 2005   Link
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    General CommentI've also heard that this is a sardonic song about Gary Numan who used to drive around London in a white Corvette at the time (1980).
    MrLongroveon January 01, 2006   Link
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    General Commentyou guys are wrong, its about an ice cream truck driver!
    Sparkle7on January 03, 2007   Link
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    General CommentI see the man in the white car as a drug dealer, a heroin or meth dealer. He'll take all your dreams and he'll wipe them away.
    MarkTomCaton July 12, 2008   Link
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    General CommentOn the 'Drama' tour Geff turned this short forgettable song into an epic 20 min suite!

    Personally i don't think the 'white car' is meant to represent anything its just meant to be an ambiguous symbol of mystery.
    LukesBoogieon October 22, 2008   Link
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    General CommentThe lyric is clearly "And you drive them away." Not "Throigh them away."

    Why is this mondegreen perpetuated? Trevor Horn is English, not an outback Australian.
    drogueon November 02, 2011   Link

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