30 Waterfall Lyrics (the best waterfalls song lyrics)

In search of waterfall lyrics?

Specifically, song lyrics about waterfalls?

Well, I went through hundreds of songs to find the very best songs with waterfalls in the lyrics, and I came up with this selection of 30 waterfall song lyrics.

Let’s see them all! 🎶


The Best Waterfall Lyrics from Songs

I love how you can easily relate to something when hearing it in songs.

If you want to express feelings about waterfalls, or use great words as a caption for your waterfall photo, using song lyrics works pretty well.

All of the lyrics below include a reference to a waterfall; literally waterfall lyrics.


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Get the best waterfalls song lyrics:

  1. Waterfalls by TLC
    “Don’t go chasing waterfalls
    Please stick to the rivers and the lakes that you’re used to
    I know that you’re gonna have it your way or nothing at all
    But I think you’re moving too fast”
  2. Waterfall by Stargate, Sia and Pink
    “I’ve lost control
    I paddle, but you’re too strong
    But I gotta trust your flow
    ‘Cause boy, I’m in your waterfall (waterfall)
    Oh, I’ve lost control
    And babe, it’s a relief to know
    I got you keeping me afloat
    When I’m in your waterfall”
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    I move slow and steady
    But I feel like a waterfall
    Yeah, I move slow and steady
    Past the ones that I used to know

    — Slow and Steady by Of Monsters and Men
  4. Waterfall by Chris Tomlin
    “Your love is like a waterfall, waterfall
    Running wild and free
    You hear my heart when I call, when I call
    Deep calls to deep
    Your love is like a waterfall, waterfall
    Raining down on me
    Waterfall, waterfall”
  5. Waterfall by Vök
    “Buried in a waterfall
    Inhaling water
    Pushed against the water
    Buried in a waterfall”


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  1. Every Teardrop is a Waterfall by Coldplay
    “As we saw oh this light I swear you, emerge blinking into
    To tell me it’s alright
    As we soar walls, every siren is a symphony
    And every tear’s a waterfall”


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  1. Sledgehammer by Rihanna
    “I hit a wall, I never felt so low, so low
    Like a waterfall, my tears dropped to the floor, the floor
    They left a swimming pool of salted crimes, crimes
    Oh, what could I do to change your mind?
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    Life is a waterfall
    We’re one in the river and one again after the fall
    Swimming through the void, we hear the word
    We lose ourselves, but we find it all

    — Aerials by System of a Down
  3. Paradise by Coldplay
    “When she was just a girl
    She expected the world
    But it flew away from her reach
    And the bullets catch in her teeth
    Life goes on, it gets so heavy
    The wheel breaks the butterfly
    Every tear, a waterfall
    In the night, the stormy night, she’d close her eyes
    In the night, the stormy night, away she’d fly”
  4. Cold Mountain Poems by Han Shan
    “The higher the trail the steeper it grows
    Ten thousand tiers of dangerous cliffs
    The stone bridge is slippery with green moss
    Cloud after cloud keeps flying by
    Waterfalls hang like ribbons of silk
    The moon shines down on the bright pool
    I climb the highest peak once more
    To wait where the lone crane flies”


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And there you have them, the 10 best songs about waterfalls with lyrics.

Did you sing along?

I sure did!

And if you didn’t, I’m sure you will once you hear this OG classic below:


More Great Waterfall Song Lyrics

Didn’t quite find the right lyrics about waterfalls in the selection above?

That’s OK, we all have different tastes in music.

I’ve included 20 more for you to choose from!


girl listening to music under a waterfall song lyrics


Here are more waterfalls lyrics:

  1. Bon Appétit by Katy Perry
    “I’m the one they say can change your life (Takeoff)
    No waterfall, she drippin’ wet, you like my ice? (Blast)”
  2. Supersonic by Oasis
    “‘Cause my friend said he’d take you home
    He sits in a corner all alone
    He lives under a waterfall
    Nobody can see him
    Nobody can ever hear him call”
  3. Waterfall by The Stone Roses
    “As the miles they disappear
    See land begin to clear
    Free from the filth and the scum
    This American satellite’s won
    She’ll carry on through it all
    She’s a waterfall”
  4. Waterfalls by Paul McCartney
    “Don’t go jumping waterfalls
    Please keep to the lake
    People who jump waterfalls
    Sometimes can make mistakes”


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    Beat down on me, beat down like a waterfall
    ‘Cause I can take on so much more than I had ever dreamed
    So beat down on me, beat down like a waterfall
    ‘Cause baby, I am ready to be free

    — Invincible by Kelly Clarkson
  2. Under the Waterfall by The Avener
    “Under the waterfall, waterfall
    We could be hiding
    Making it wonderful, wonderful
    Toeing the line, yeah
    We could dive within
    This endless rain
    Under the waterfall, waterfall
    We could be hiding love”
  3. Limit to Your Love by James Blake
    “There’s a limit to your love
    Like a waterfall in slow motion
    Like a map with no ocean
    There’s a limit to your love
    Your love, your love, your love”


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  1. It’s Alright, Ma (I’m Only Bleeding) by Bob Dylan
    “Temptation’s page flies out the door
    You follow, find yourself at war
    Watch waterfalls of pity roar
    You feel to moan, but unlike before
    You discover that you’d just be one more
    Person crying”
  2. Waterfalls by Billy Crawford
    “Baby when the sun falls I’m that one the one you can call
    We can make love ’til you climb the walls
    I can make you wet as a waterfall
    Best believe I got everything that you want and everything that you need”


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  1. Water Fall by Anderson Paak
    “And as soon as I break down the wall
    I’m riding the wave of your waterfall”
  2. Lemonhead by Tyler, The Creator
    “He a pool now, used to stage dive, but they sue now
    I was too hot, TLC waterfalls on my chest help me cool out”
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    Dark boy, don’t you cry
    There’s too much life left in those eyes
    Don’t you let that face go waterfall

    — Everything by Nas
  4. by Michael McClintock
    “Within a waterfall
    the sound of a pine forest
    a thousand years old”
  5. Rocket by Beyoncé
    “If you need a personal trainer or a therapist
    I can be a piece of sunshine, inner peace, entertainer
    Anything else that you may read between the lines
    You and I create
    Rockets and waterfalls”


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  1. Rainy Dayz by Mary J. Blige
    “Baby, handle it
    Baby, what did we tell ya before
    About chasin’ those waterfalls”
  2. Way Back by Travis Scott
    “I’m down in the Meadows
    Slidin’ down the Waterfall, creep to the ghetto
    Need my Rio de Janeiro
    And I’m swimmin’ out that bitch, Michael Phelps with the medals”
  3. Heavy in Your Arms by Florence + the Machine
    “My love has concrete feet
    My love’s an iron ball
    Wrapped around your ankles
    Over the waterfall”


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  1. Waterfall by Jimmy Cliff
    “When I see you, you smile
    I see the waterfall
    With my hand at the sky
    I wanna remember, I wanna remember, the blue”
  2. Angels by Robbie Williams
    “And through it all she offers me protection
    A lot of love and affection
    Whether I’m right or wrong
    And down the waterfall
    Wherever it may take me
    I know that life won’t break me
    When I come to call, she won’t forsake me
    I’m loving angels instead”
  3. May This Be Love by Jimi Hendrix
    “Can see my rainbow calling me through the misty breeze of my waterfall.”


man in front of waterfall singing lyrics about waterfalls


Queue the instrumental, that’s the end of this song... of this post I meant!

I hope you loved these 30 lyrics about waterfalls, and that you enjoyed singing reading them all.

By the way, what were your favorite lyrics of them all? Let me know in the comments below and tell me why you loved it!

My personal favorite is #7 Sledgehammer by Rihanna – just because I absolutely love this song 😀

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