Beds Are Burning
Midnight Oil
Midnight Oil 1988 Beds Are Burning 45
How can we dance
When our earth is turning
How do we sleep
While our beds are burning
Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 17 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1988
  • peaked at No. 6 on the UK Singles chart in 1989
  • the song was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • from the album Diesel and Dust (1987)
  • the biggest hit for Midnight Oil
  • written by Peter Garrett, Peter Gifford, Dwayne Hillman,  James Moginie, Martin Rotsey
  • produced by Warne Livesey, Midnight Oil
  • recorded at Albert Studios, Sydney, Australia
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