David Sides playing a piano cover of “Chasing Cars” by Snow Patrol. Song Description: “Chasing Cars” is the second single from Snow Patrol’s fourth album, Eyes Open. It was recorded in 2005 and released on June 6, 2006 in the US and 24 July 2006 in the UK as the album’s second single. “Chasing Cars” gained significant popularity in the United States after being featured in the second season finale of the popular medical drama Grey’s Anatomy. It became notable as one of the songs that revealed the impact of legal downloads on single sales in the UK. The song is Snow Patrol’s biggest-selling single to date, ending 2006 as the UK’s fourteenth best-selling single of the year and 2007, on the strength of downloads, as the UK’s thirty-fourth best-selling single of 2007. As of 10 January 2010 the single has spent 96 weeks on the official UK Top 75 Singles Chart and 138 on the Top 100 and has sold 505000 copies in the UK, despite missing the Top 5. Lyrics: We’ll do it all Everything On our own We don’t need Anything Or anyone If I lay here If I just lay here Would you lie with me And just forget the world? I don’t quite know How to say How I feel Those three words Are said too much They’re not enough If I lay here If I just lay here Would you lie with me And just forget the world? Forget what we’re told Before we get too old Show me a garden That’s bursting into life Let’s waste time Chasing cars Around our heads I need your grace To remind me To find my own If I lay here If I