Sting - Bring On the Night / When the World Is Running Down You Make the Best of What’s Still Around Lyrics. Turn on my V.C.R., same one I've had for years James Brown on the Tammy show, Same tape I've had for years I sit in my old car, same one I'v.
"When the World Is Running Down, You Make the Best of What's Still Around" is a song written by Sting that was first released by The Police on their album Zenyatta Mondatta. Along with another song from Zenyatta Mondatta, "Voices Inside My Head", the song reached No. 3 on the Billboard Dance Music/Club Play Singles chart in Genre: New wave.