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(Ghost) Riders in the Sky


An old cowpoke went ridin' out one dark and windy day,
Upon a ridge he rested as he went along his way
When all at once a mighty herd of red eyed cows he saw
plowed through the ragged skies and u ...

(Ghost) Riders In The Sky

An old cowboy went riding out one dark and windy day

Upon a ridge he rested as he went along his way

When all at once a mighty herd of red eyed cows he saw

A-plowing through the ragg ...

(There'll Be) Peace In The Valley (For Me)


Well I'm tired and so weary but I must go along
Till the Lord comes and calls calls me away oh yes
Well the morning's so bright and the lamb is the light
And the night night is as black as the ...

25 Minutes To Go


Well they're building a gallows outside my cell I've got 25 minutes to go
And the whole town's waitin' just to hear me yell I've got 24 minutes to go
Well they gave me some beans for my last meal ...

25 Minutes To Go

Well they're building a gallows outside my cell I've got 25 minutes to go

And the whole town's waitin' just to hear me yell I've got 24 minutes to go

Well they gave me some beans for my ...

25 Minutes To Go

Well they're building a gallows outside my cell I've got 25 minutes to go

And the whole town's waitin' just to hear me yell I've got 24 minutes to go

Well they gave me some beans for my la ...

A Boy Named Sue


My daddy left home when I was three
And he didn't leave much to ma and me
Just this old guitar and an empty bottle of booze.
Now, I don't blame him cause he ran and hid
But the meanest thing tha ...

A Boy Named Sue

By: Shel Silverstein

Recorded by J.R. Cash on 2/24/69

Number one - Country Charts

Number two - Pop Charts



My daddy left home when I was three

And he didn ...

A Boy Named Sue

Well, my daddy left home when I was three,

and he didn't leave much to ma and me,

Just this ole guitar and an empty bottle of booze.



Now I don't blame him 'cause he run an ...

A Thing Called Love

Six foot six he stood on the ground, he weighted 235 pounds

But I saw that giant of a man brought down to his knees by love

He was the kind of man that would gamble on luck

Look y ...

A Thing Called Love

Six foot six he stood on the ground, he weighted 235 pounds

But I saw that giant of a man brought down to his knees by love

He was the kind of man that would gamble on luck

Look y ...

A Thing Called Love

Six foot six stood on the ground, weighted 235 pounds

But I saw that giant of a man brought down to his knees by love

He was the kind of man who would gamble on love

Look you in t ...

Accidentally On Purpose


Accidentaly I saw you this morning you were lovely dressed in your wedding gown
And they say that you married a stranger to me that had drifted to our old hometown
Accidentaly you've met him one ...

All Over Again


Every time I look at you I fall in love, all over again
Every time I think of you it all begins, all over again

One little dream at night and I can dream all day
It only takes a memory to th ...

All Over Again

Every time I look at you I fall in love, all over again

Every time I think of you it all begins, all over again



One little dream at night and I can dream all day

It only takes ...

Amazing Grace


Amazing grace how sweet the sound that saved a wretch like me
I once was lost but now I'm found was blind but now I see
Twas grace that taught my heart to fear and grace my fears relieved
How ...

Another Man Done Gone


Another man done gone (another man done gone)
Another man done gone another man done gone another man done gone
Another man done gone (another man done gone
Another man done gone another man d ...

ANY OLD WIND THAT BLOWS

Recorded by Johnny Cash



Written by Dick Feller







[A] Lord, she's restless



Like [D] cotton candy clouds that sail the [A] day



...

ANY OLD WIND THAT BLOWS

Recorded by Johnny Cash



Written by Dick Feller







[A] Lord, she's restless



Like [D] cotton candy clouds that sail the [A] day



...

ANY OLD WIND THAT BLOWS

Lord, she's restless

Like cotton candy clouds that sail the day

Slow an' free

And she possesses

A mind that can't resign itself to stay

For long with me

Apache Tears


Hoof prints and foot prints deep ruts the wagons made
The victor and the loser came by here
No head stones but these bones bring Mascalero death moans
See the smooth black nuggets by the thous ...

Are All The Children In


When I'm alone I often think of an old house on the hill
Of a big yard hedged in roses where we ran and played at will
And when the night time brought us home hushing our merry din
Mother woul ...

As Long As


As long as the moon shall rise as long as the rivers flow
As long as the sun will shine as long as the grass shall grow

The Senecas are an Indian tribe of the Iroquios nation
Down on the New Yo ...

As Long As

As long as the moon shall rise as long as the rivers flow

As long as the sun will shine as long as the grass shall grow



The Senecas are an Indian tribe of the Iroquios nation

...

As Long As The Grass Shall Grow


As long as the moon shall rise as long as the rivers flow
As long as the sun will shine as long as the grass shall grow
The Senecas are an Indian tribe of the Iroquios nation
Down on the New Y ...

Bad News


Ha ha ha come on bad news ha ha
Well bad news travels like wild fire goodnews travels slow
They all call me Wildfire ha ha cause everybody knows
I'm bad news everywhere I go
Always gettin' i ...

BAD NEWS

(Written by John D. Loudermilk)





(As performed by Johnny Cash)



Well, bad news travels like wildfire

Good news travel slow

They all call me Wildfire ...

Ballad Of A Teenage Queen


(Dream on, dream on teenage queen prettiest girl we've ever seen)

There's a story in our town
Of the prettiest girl around
Golden hair and eyes of blue
How those eyes could flash at you (How t ...

Ballad Of A Teenage Queen

Artist: Johnny Cash

(peak Billboard position # 14 in 1958)

Words and Music by Jack H. Clement



(Dream on, dream on teenage queen prettiest girl we've ever seen)

...

Ballad Of A Teenage Queen

(Dream on, dream on teenage queen prettiest girl we've ever seen)



There's a story in our town

Of the prettiest girl around

Golden hair and eyes of blue

How those eyes co ...

Ballad Of A Teenage Wueen

(Dream on, dream on teenage queen prettiest girl we've ever seen)



There's a story in our town

Of the prettiest girl around

Golden hair and eyes of blue

How those eyes co ...

Ballad Of A Teenage Wueen

(Dream on, dream on teenage queen prettiest girl we've ever seen)



There's a story in our town

Of the prettiest girl around

Golden hair and eyes of blue

How those eyes co ...

Ballad of Ira Hayes


Ira Hayes,
Ira Hayes

CHORUS:
Call him drunken Ira Hayes
He won't answer anymore
Not the whiskey drinkin' Indian
Nor the Marine that went to war

Gather round me people there's a story I ...

Ballad Of Ira Hayes

Written by Peter LaFarge

Recorded by Johnny Cash on 3/5/64

Number 3 - Country Chart



Ira Hayes,

Ira Hayes



CHORUS:

Call him drunken Ira Hayes

Ballad Of The Ark


Well I tell you a story about a good man
Who had many a problem before he reached dry land
It ain't easy for a good man to go down no it ain't easy for a good man to go down
On the earth there ...

Ballad Of The Harp Weaver


Son said my mother when I was knee high
You need of clothes to cover you and not a rag have I
There's nothing in the house to make a boy's britches
Nor shears to cut a cloth with nor thread to ...

Banks Of The Ohio


I asked my love to take a walk
Just a little ways with me
And as we walked and we would talk
All about our weddingday

(chorus)
And only say that you'll be mine
In no others arms entwined
Do ...

Banks Of The Ohio

I asked my love to take a walk

Just a little ways with me

And as we walked and we would talk

All about our weddingday



[Chorus:]

And only say that you'll be mine

Before My Time


I KNOW THAT HEARTS WERE LOVING
LONG BEFORE I WAS HERE
AND I'M NOT THE FIRST TO EVER CRY
IN MY BED OR IN MY BEER
THERE WERE SONGS BEFORE THERE WAS RADIO
OF LOVE THAT STAYS AND LOVE THAT GOES
TH ...

Before My Time

I know that hearts were loving

Long before I was here

And I'm not the first to ever cry

In my bed or in my beer

There were songs before there was radio

Of love that stays ...

Big Iron


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To the town of Agua Fria rode a stranger one fine day
Hardly spoke to folks around him didn't have t ...

Big Iron

(Marty Robbins)

To the town of Agua Fria rode a stranger one fine day

Hardly spoke to folks around him didn't have too much to say

No one dared to ask his business no one dared to ma ...

Big River


Now I taught the weeping willow how to cry,
And I showed the clouds how to cover up a clear blue sky.
And the tears that I cried for that woman are gonna flood you Big River.
Then I'm gonna sit r ...

Big River



Now I taught the weeping willow how to cry,
And I showed the clouds how to cover up a clear blue sky.
And the tears that I cried for that woman are gonna flood you Big River.
Then I'm gonna sit ...

Big River


Now I taught the weeping willow how to cry,
And I showed the clouds how to cover up a clear blue sky.
And the tears that I cried for that woman are gonna flood you Big River.
Then I'm gonna sit r ...

Big River


Now I taught the weeping willow how to cry,
And I showed the clouds how to cover up a clear blue sky.
And the tears that I cried for that woman are gonna flood you Big River.
Then I'm gonna sit r ...

Big River

By John R. Cash

Recorded 11/12/57; Number 4 - Country Chart



Now I taught the weeping willow how to cry,

And I showed the clouds how to cover up a clear blue sky.

An ...

BIG RIVER

Now I taught the weepin' willow how to cry

And I showed the clouds how to cover up a clear blue sky

And the tears that I cried for that woman are gonna flood you, Big River

...

Bird On A Wire


Like a bird on a wire Like a drunk in a midnight choir I have tried in my way to be free Like a fish on a hook Like a knight from an old fashioned book I have saved all my ribbons with thee

And i ...

Bird On A Wire


Like a bird on a wire Like a drunk in a midnight choir I have tried in my way to be free Like a fish on a hook Like a knight from an old fashioned book I have saved all my ribbons with thee

And i ...

BIRD ON A WIRE

Like a bird on a wire Like a drunk in a midnight choir I have tried in my way to be free Like a fish on a hook Like a knight from an old fashioned book I have saved all my ribbons with thee


Bird On A Wire

(Leonard Cohen)

Like a bird on a wire

Like a drunk in a midnight choir

I have tried in my way to be free

Like a fish on a hook

Like a knight from an old fashioned book

Bird On A Wire (Live With Orchestra)


Like a bird on a wire Like a drunk in a midnight choir
I have tried in my way to be free
Like a fish on a hook Like a knight from an old fashioned book
I have saved all my ribbons with thee

...

Blue Christmas


(I'll have a blue blue Christmas)
I'll have a blue blue Christmas without you I'll be so blue thinking about you
Decorations of red on a green Christmas tree
Won't mean a thing if you're not h ...

Bonanza!


The claim we hold is as good as gold, bonanza
Hand in hand we built this land, the Ponderosa Ranch
Our birthright is this Cartwright bonanza
We here belong, and standing strong, wrong ain't go ...

BORN TO LOSE

Written by Frankie Brown

(As performed by Ray Price)



Born to lose, I've lived my life in vain

Every dream has only brought me pain

All my life, I've always been s ...

BORN TO LOSE

Written by Frankie Brown

(As performed by Ray Price)



Born to lose, I've lived my life in vain

Every dream has only brought me pain

All my life, I've always been s ...

Boss Jack


Pick a lot o'cotton drag a long sack comin' across the field well I see Boss Jack
He's a ridin' straddle of a single foot roan
When you know that horse you'll leave him alone
The ole roan's go ...

Boy Named Sue


Well, my daddy left home when I was three
and he didnt leave much to ma and me
just this old guitar and an empty bottle of booze
now i dont blame him cause he ran and hid
but the meanest thing t ...

Boy Named Sue


Well, my daddy left home when I was three
and he didnt leave much to ma and me
just this old guitar and an empty bottle of booze
now i dont blame him cause he ran and hid
but the meanest thing t ...

Boy Named Sue

I remember when I was a lad

Times were hard and things were bad

But there's a silver linin' behind ev'ry cloud

Just four people that 's all we were

Tryin' to make a livin' out ...

Brand New Dance (featuring June Carter)


Baby you're tired I can see in your eyes I know how you feel
We've been together too long to conceal
What's in you hearts maybe we should part but after so many years
That would only bring lon ...

Breaking Bread


Breaking Bread, Breaking Bread
we are gathered here together to break bread
Breaking Bread, Breaking Bread
we are gathered here together to break bread

It's not the barley or the wheat
It's n ...

Bridge Over Troubled Water


When youre weary, feeling small
When tears are in your eyes, I will dry them all
Im on your side when times get rough
And friends just cant be found
Like a bridge over troubled water
I will ...

Brown-Eyed Handsome Man (featuring Carl Perkins)


Oh, arrested on charges over unemployment
He was sitting in the witness stand.
The judges wife called a district attorney
She said free that browned eye man
If you want your job you better free ...

Brown-Eyed Handsome Man
(feat. Carl Perkins)

Arrested on charges of unemployment,

He was sitting in the witness stand

The judge's wife called up the district attorney

Said you free that brown eyed man

You want your job yo ...

Brown-Eyed Handsome Man
(feat. Carl Perkins)

Arrested on charges of unemployment,

He was sitting in the witness stand

The judge's wife called up the district attorney

Said you free that brown eyed man

You want your job yo ...

BURY ME NOT

Recitation: Lord, I've never lived where churches grow I loved creation better as it stood That day you finished it so long ago And looked upon your work and called it good I know that others find ...

Bury Me Not

Recitation: Lord, I've never lived where churches grow I loved creation better as it stood That day you finished it so long ago And looked upon your work and called it good I know that others find you ...

Busted


My bills are all due and the babies need shoes,
But I'm Busted
Cotton's gone down to a quarter a pound
And I'm Busted

I got a cow that's gone dry
And a hen that won't lay
A big stack of bil ...

Busted


My bills are all due and the babies need shoes,
But I'm Busted
Cotton's gone down to a quarter a pound
And I'm Busted

I got a cow that's gone dry
And a hen that won't lay
A big stack of bil ...

Busted

My bills are all due and the babies need shoes but I'm busted

Cotton is down to a quater a pound and I'm busted

I've got a cow that went dry and a hen that won't lay

A big stack of b ...

Casey Jones


Come all you rounders if you wanna hear the story about a brave engineer
Casey Jones was the roller's name on a 68 wheeler course he won his fame
Caller called Casey bout half past four he kissed ...

Casey Jones


Come all you rounders if you wanna hear the story about a brave engineer
Casey Jones was the roller's name on a 68 wheeler course he won his fame
Caller called Casey bout half past four he kissed ...

Casey Jones

Come all you rounders if you wanna hear the story about a brave engineer

Casey Jones was the roller's name on a 68 wheeler course he won his fame

Caller called Casey bout half past four he ...

Chain Gang


I was just a kid roamin' around travelin' through a little ol' town
A man walked up and said come with me you're broke and son that's vagrancy
I carefree lad that love to roam but Lord I wish I' ...

CHATTANOGA CITY LIMIT SIGN

Recorded by Johnny Cash



Writer: Bob Drawdy







(Spoken)



[G] I was thumbin' a ride one Saturday mornin'



Out of [C] Nashville ...

CHATTANOGA CITY LIMIT SIGN

Recorded by Johnny Cash



Writer: Bob Drawdy







(Spoken)



[G] I was thumbin' a ride one Saturday mornin'



Out of [C] Nashville ...

Chattanooga Sugarbabe


There ain't no money to buy cocaine, sugar babe
There ain't no money to buy cocaine, sugar babe
There ain't no money to buy cocaine
Burn your nose and rot your brain, sugar babe
sugar babe

I ...

Christmas As I Knew It


One day near Christmas when I was just a child
Mama called us together and mama tried to smile
She said you know the cottoncrop hasn't been too good this year
There's just no spending money an ...

Chunk Of Coal


I'm just an old chunk of coal
But I'm gonna be a diamond some day
I'm gonna glow and grow
'Til I'm so blue pure perfect
I'm gonna put a smile on everybody's face
I'm gonna kneel and pray everyd ...

Cindy (featuring Nick Cave)


I wish I was an apple, a-hangin' on a tree and every time my Cindy passed, she'd take a little bite of me.

Get along, home, Cindy, Cindy, get along home. Get along home, Cindy, Cindy, I'll marry ...

Cindy
(feat. Nick Cave)

(Kaye - Weisman - Fuller)

Wish I was an apple dangling from a tree

Every time you'd pass me by you'd take a bite of me

I wish I was a bluebird I'd never fly away

I'd sit up on ...

Cindy
(feat. Nick Cave)

(Kaye - Weisman - Fuller)

Wish I was an apple dangling from a tree

Every time you'd pass me by you'd take a bite of me

I wish I was a bluebird I'd never fly away

I'd sit up on ...

City Of New Orleans

Written by: Steve Goodman



Ridin' on the City of New Orleans

Illinois Central, Monday mornin' rail

15 cars & 15 restless riders

Three conductors, 25 sacks of mai ...

City Of New Orleans

Written by: Steve Goodman



Ridin' on the City of New Orleans

Illinois Central, Monday mornin' rail

15 cars & 15 restless riders

Three conductors, 25 sacks of mai ...

Clementine


(Oh my darling Clementine)
She knew that Cody was the man she wanted but she had waited nearly all her life
Just one more trip to town to tell the boys goodbye
Then he'd be back to take her fo ...

Cocaine Blues


Early one mornin' while makin' the rounds,
I took a shot of cocaine and I shot my woman down;
I went right home and I went to bed; I stuck that lovin' 44 beneath my head.

Got up next mornin' an ...

Cocaine Blues

Early one mornin' while makin' the rounds

I took a shot of cocaine and I shot my woman down

I went right home and I went to bed

I stuck that lovin' .44 beneath my head



G ...

Come In Stranger

Words and Music by Johnny Cash







She said: "Come in stranger, it's good to have you home.



I hurried thru 'cause I knew it was you,



when ...

Come In Stranger

Words and Music by Johnny Cash







She said: "Come in stranger, it's good to have you home.



I hurried thru 'cause I knew it was you,



when ...

COME IN STRANGER

She said come in stranger

It's good to have you home

I hurried thru 'cause I knew it was you

When I saw your dog, waggin' his tail

Honey, why didn't you let me know ...

COMMITTED TO PARKVIEW

Johnny Cash











Verse 1:



A/ E/



There's a man across the hall who sits staring at the floor



E/ A/

COMMITTED TO PARKVIEW

Johnny Cash











Verse 1:



A/ E/



There's a man across the hall who sits staring at the floor



E/ A/

Country Boy


Country boy, ain't got no shoes
Country boy, ain't got no blues
Well, you work all day while you're waitin' to play In the sun and the sand, with a face that's tan
But at the end of the day, w ...

Country Boy


Country boy, ain't got no shoes
Country boy, ain't got no blues
Well, you work all day while you're waitin' to play In the sun and the sand, with a face that's tan
But at the end of the day, w ...

Country Boy

Country boy, ain't got no shoes Country boy, ain't got no blues Well, you work all day while you're waitin' to play In the sun and the sand, with a face that's tan But at the end of the day, when your ...

Country Boy

Country boy, ain't got no shoes

Country boy, ain't got no blues

Well, you work all day while you're waitin' to play In the sun and the sand,

with a face that's tan

But at the e ...

Country Trash


I got a crib full of corn, and a turnin plow
But the grounds to wet for the hopper now.
Got a cultivator and a double tree
A leather line for the HAW and gee
Let the thunder roll and the lighti ...

Country Trash

I got a crib full of corn, and a turnin' plow

But the grounds to wet for the hopper now.

Got a cultivator and a double tree

A leather line for the hull and gee

Let the thunder ...

Cry! Cry! Cry!


Everybody knows where you go when the sun goes down
I think you only live to see the lights of town
I wasted my time when I would try try try
Cause when the lights have lost their glow youll cry ...

Cry, Cry, Cry


Everybody knows where you go when the sun goes down.
I think you only live to see the lights of town.
I wasted my time when I would try, try, try.
When the lights have lost their glow, you're gon ...

Cry, Cry, Cry

Written by John R. Cash.

( House of Cash.)

From various albums, 1957, Sun Records.



Everybody knows where you go when the sun goes down.

I think you only live to se ...

Cry, Cry, Cry

Everybody knows where you go when the sun goes down.

I think you only live to see the lights of town.

I wasted my time when I would try, try, try.

When the lights have lost their glo ...

Custer


Now I will tell you buster that I ain't a fan of Custer
And the General he don't ride well anymore
To some he was a hero but to me his score was zero
And the General he don't ride well anymore ...

Daddy Sang Bass


I remember when I was a lad
Times were hard and things were bad
But there's a silver linin' behind every cloud
Just poor people that's all we were
Tryin' to make a livin' out of blackland earth
...

Daddy Sang Bass


I remember when I was a lad
Times were hard and things were bad
But there's a silver linin' behind every cloud
Just poor people that's all we were
Tryin' to make a livin' out of blackland earth
...

Daddy Sang Bass


I remember when I was a lad
Times were hard and things were bad
But there's a silver linin' behind every cloud
Just poor people that's all we were
Tryin' to make a livin' out of blackland earth
...

Daddy Sang Bass

Written by Carl Perkins

Recorded by Johnny Cash on 7/30/68

Number one - County Chart

Number 42 - Pop Chart



I remember when I was a lad

Times were hard and th ...

DADDY SANG BASS

I remember when I was a lad

Times were hard and things were bad

But there's a silver linin' behind every cloud

Just poor people that's all we were

Tryin' to make a ...

Danny Boy

Oh Danny boy
the pipes the pipes are calling
from glen to glen and down the mountain side
the summer's gone and all the roses falling
it's you it's you must go and I must bide

but come ye back ...

Danny Boy

Oh Danny boy, the pipes, the pipes are calling

From glen to glen, and down the mountain side

The summer's gone, and all the flowers are dying

'Tis you, 'tis you must go and I must bi ...

Dark As A Dungeon


Oh come all you young fellers so young and so fine
Seek not your fortune in a dark dreary mine
It'll form as a habit and seep in your soul
Till the stream of your blood runs as black as the coal
...

Dark As A Dungeon

Oh come all you young fellers so young and so fine

Seek not your fortune in a dark dreary mine

It'll form as a habit and seep in your soul

Till the stream of your blood runs as black ...

Dark As The Dungeon


Oh come all you young fellers so young and so fine
Seek not your fortune in a dark dreary mine
It'll form as a habit and seep in your soul
Till the stream of your blood runs as black as the coal
...

Darlin' Companion


Darlin' companion, come on and give me understandin'.
And let me be your champion: a hand to hold your pretty hand in.
Darlin' companion, now you know you'll never be abandoned.
Love will always ...

DEATH AND HELL

written by



John R. Cash and John Carter Cash











She stepped down from her carriage at 10 Vermillon Street



I took off my rou ...

DEATH AND HELL

written by



John R. Cash and John Carter Cash











She stepped down from her carriage at 10 Vermillon Street



I took off my rou ...

Delia's Gone


Delia, oh, Delia
Delia all my life
If I hadn't have shot poor Delia
I'd-a had her for my wife
Delia's gone, one more round
Delia's gone

I went up to Memphis
And I met Delia there
Found her ...

Delia's Gone


Delia, oh, Delia
Delia all my life
If I hadn't have shot poor Delia
I'd-a had her for my wife
Delia's gone, one more round
Delia's gone

I went up to Memphis
And I met Delia there
Found her ...

Delia's Gone


Delia, oh, Delia
Delia all my life
If I hadn't have shot poor Delia
I'd-a had her for my wife
Delia's gone, one more round
Delia's gone

I went up to Memphis
And I met Delia there
Found her ...

Delias Gone

Delia, oh, Delia Delia all my life If I hadn't have shot poor Delia I'd have had her for my wife Delia's gone, one more round Delia's gone



I went up to Memphis And I met Delia there Found ...

Delias Gone

Delia, oh, Delia Delia all my life If I hadn't have shot poor Delia I'd have had her for my wife Delia's gone, one more round Delia's gone



I went up to Memphis And I met Delia there Found ...

Desperado


Desperado, why don't you come to your senses?
You been out ridin' fences for so long now.
Oh, you're a hard one,
But I know that you've got your reasons.
These things that are pleasin' you,
...

Desperado
(feat. Don Henley)

[Originally by The Eagles]



Desperado, why don't you come to your senses?

You been out ridin' fences for so long now.

Oh, you're a hard one,

But I know that you've got yo ...

Desperado
(feat. Don Henley)

[Originally by The Eagles]



Desperado, why don't you come to your senses?

You been out ridin' fences for so long now.

Oh, you're a hard one,

But I know that you've got yo ...

Devil's Right Hand


About the time that Daddy left to fight the big war
I saw my first pistol in the general store
In the general store, when I was thirteen
Thought it was the finest thing I ever had seen

So l as ...

Dirty Old Egg Sucking Dog

Written by: Jack Clement





Well he's not very handsome to look at

Oh he's shaggy and he eats like a hog

And he's always killin' my chickens

That dirt ...

Dirty Old Egg Sucking Dog

Written by: Jack Clement





Well he's not very handsome to look at

Oh he's shaggy and he eats like a hog

And he's always killin' my chickens

That dirt ...

Dirty Old Egg-Suckin' Dog


Well he's not very handsome to look at
Oh he's shaggy and he eats like a hog
And he's always killin' my chickens
That dirty old egg-suckin' dog

Egg-suckin' dog
I'm gonna stomp your head ...

Don't Step On Mother's Roses


We all were called to come back to the old home on the farm
Mother's passed away what a mournful day
And as my daddy watched his eyes were filled with pain and hurt
When someone stepped upon a ...

Don't Take Your Guns To Town


A young cowboy named Billy Joe
Grew restless on the farm
A boy filled with wanderlust
Who really meant no harm
He changed his clothes and shined his boots
And combed his dark hair down
And hi ...

Don't Take Your Guns To Town


A young cowboy named Billy Joe
Grew restless on the farm
A boy filled with wanderlust
Who really meant no harm
He changed his clothes and shined his boots
And combed his dark hair down
And hi ...

Don't Take Your Guns To Town


A young cowboy named Billy Joe
Grew restless on the farm
A boy filled with wanderlust
Who really meant no harm
He changed his clothes and shined his boots
And combed his dark hair down
And hi ...

Don't Think Twice, It's All Right


It ain't no use to sit and wonder why, babe
It don't matter, anyhow
An' it ain't no use to sit and wonder why, babe
If you don't know by now
When your rooster crows at the break of dawn
Lo ...

DONT TAKE YOUR GUNS TO TOWN

A young cowboy named Billy Joe

grew restless on the farm

A boy filled with wonderlust

who really meant no harm

He changed his clothes and shined his boots

and combed his ...

DONT TAKE YOUR GUNS TO TOWN

A young cowboy named Billy Joe

grew restless on the farm

A boy filled with wonderlust

who really meant no harm

He changed his clothes and shined his boots

and combed his ...

Doo Lord


Chorus: Do Lord, O, Do Lord, O do remember me,
Do Lord, O, Do Lord, O do remember me,
Do Lord, O, Do Lord, O do remember me,
Way beyond the blue.

I've got a home in glory land that out-shines ...

Dorraine Of Ponchartrain


As I walked by the lake one day by chance my Dorraine passed my way
Then she and I walked hand in hand on the banks of Ponchartrain
I pinned a flower on her heart I swore we'd never be apart
S ...

Down The Line


Well you can't be my lovin' baby
You ain't gotta style
I'm gonna get some real good love
Gonna drive those cool cats wild

I'm gonna move, move on down the line
Wanna get some love, a love tha ...

Down There By The Train


There's a place I know where the train goes slow
Where the sinner can be washed in the blood of the lamb
There's a river by the trestle down by sinner's grove
Down where the willow and the dog ...

Down There By The Train


There's a place I know where the train goes slow
Where the sinner can be washed in the blood of the lamb
There's a river by the trestle down by sinner's grove
Down where the willow and the dog ...

DOWN THERE BY THE TRAIN

There's a place I know where the train goes slow Where the sinner can be washed in the blood of the lamb There's a river by the trestle down by sinner's grove Down where the willow and the dogwood gro ...

Down There By The Train

(Tom Waits)

There's a place I know where the train goes slow

Where the sinner can be washed in the blood of the lamb

There's a river by the trestle down by sinner's grove

Down ...

Drink To Me


(Drink to me drink to me drink to me drink to me drink to me)
A rose a carnation the lily and an orchid make such a pretty bouquet
But only the orchid was worthy of you so I threw all the others ...

Drive On


I got a friend named Whiskey Sam
He was my boonierat buddy for a year in Nam
He said is my country just a little off track
Took 'em twenty-five years to welcome me back
But, it's better than ...

DRIVE ON

I got a friend named Whiskey Sam He was my boonierat buddy for a year in Nam He said is my country just a little off track Took 'em twenty-five years to welcome me back But, it's better than not comin ...

Drive On

I got a friend named Whiskey Sam

He was my boonierat buddy for a year in Nam

He said is my country just a little off track

Took 'em twenty-five years to welcome me back

But, it ...

Drive On (Alt Lyrics)


I got a friend named Whiskey Sam
He was my boonierat buddy for a year in Nam
He said is my country got a little off track
Took 'em twenty-five years to welcome me back
But, it's better than not ...

Drums


From the Indian reservation to the governmental school
Well they're goin' to educate me to the white men's Golden Rule
And I'm learning very quickly for I've learned to be ashamed
And I come w ...

Even Cowgirls Get The Blues

Written by Rodney Crowell

As performed by Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash



(Waylon Jennings)

She's a rounder i can tell you that

She can sing 'em all night too

Even Cowgirls Get The Blues

Written by Rodney Crowell

As performed by Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash



(Waylon Jennings)

She's a rounder i can tell you that

She can sing 'em all night too

Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby (featuring Carl Perkins)


Well they took some honey from a tree
They dressed it up and they called it me

Now everybody's trying to be my baby
Everybody's trying to be my baby
Everybody's trying to be my baby
Everybody ...

Farther Along


Tempted and tried we're oft made to wonder why it should be thus all the day long
While there are others living about us never molested though in the wrong
Farther along we'll know all about it ...

Father & Son (featuring Fiona Apple)


Father
It's not time to make a change,
Just relax, take it easy.
You're still young, that's your fault,
There's so much you have to know.
Find a girl, settle down,
If you want you can ma ...

Field Of Diamonds


Field of diamonds in the sky
Worlds are whirling right on by
Are you wondering who am I
Field of diamonds in the sky

Am I just a star in some crown
Or someone's live sun going down, down, dow ...

Field Of Diamonds

Field of diamonds in the sky

Worlds are whirling right on by

Are you wondering who am i

Field of diamonds in the sky



Am I just a star in some crown

Or someone's li ...

First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

The first time ever I saw your face, I thought the sun rose in your eyes.
And the moon and stars were the gifts you gave,
To the dark and the endless sky, my love.
And the first time ever I kissed ...

First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

The first time ever I saw your face,

I thought the sun rose in your eyes.

And the moon and stars were the gifts you gave,

To the dark and the endless sky, my love.

And the firs ...

Five Feet High and Rising


by John R. Cash
Recorded 3/12/59
Number 14 - Country Chart; Number 76 - Pop Chart

My mama always taught me that good things come from adversity if we put our faith in the Lord.
We couldn't see ...

Five Feet High and Rising



My mama always taught me that good things come from adversity if we put our faith in the Lord.
We couldn't see much good in the flood waters when they
were causing us to have to leave home,
B ...

Five Feet High And Rising

by John R. Cash

Recorded 3/12/59

Number 14 - Country Chart; Number 76 - Pop Chart



My mama always taught me that good things come from adversity if we put our faith in the ...

Five Feet High And Rising

My mama always taught me that good things come from adversity if we put our

faith in the Lord.

We couldn't see much good in the flood waters when they

were causing us to have to leav ...

Flesh & Blood


Beside a Singin' Mountain Stream
Where the Willow grew

Where the Silver Leaf of Maple
Sparkled in the Mornin' Dew
I braided Twigs of Willows
Made a String of Buckeye Beads
But Flesh And Blo ...

Flesh and Blood


Beside a Singin' Mountain Stream
Where the Willow grew

Where the Silver Leaf of Maple
Sparkled in the Mornin' Dew
I braided Twigs of Willows
Made a String of Buckeye Beads;
But Flesh And Bl ...

Flesh and Blood


Beside a Singin' Mountain Stream
Where the Willow grew

Where the Silver Leaf of Maple
Sparkled in the Mornin' Dew
I braided Twigs of Willows
Made a String of Buckeye Beads;
But Flesh And Bl ...

FLESH AND BLOOD

Recorded by: Johnny Cash



Written by: Johnny Cash







Beside a Singin' Mountain Stream

Where the Willow grew



Where the Silver L ...

Flesh And Blood

Beside a Singin' Mountain Stream

Where the Willow grew



Where the Silver Leaf of Maple

Sparkled in the Mornin' Dew

I braided Twigs of Willows

Made a String of Bucke ...

Flushed From The Bathroom Of Your Heart


From the backdoor of your life you swept me out dear
In the bread line of your dreams I lost my place
At the table of your love I got the brush off
At the Indianapolis of your heart I lost the ra ...

Folsom Prison Blues


I hear the train a comin'; it's rollin' 'round the bend,
And I ain't seen the sunshine since I don't know when.
I'm stuck at Folsom Prison and time keeps draggin' on.
But that train keeps rollin' ...

Folsom Prison Blues


I hear the train a comin'; it's rollin' 'round the bend,
And I ain't seen the sunshine since I don't know when.
I'm stuck at Folsom Prison and time keeps draggin' on.
But that train keeps rollin' ...

Folsom Prison Blues


I hear the train a comin'; it's rollin' 'round the bend,
And I ain't seen the sunshine since I don't know when.
I'm stuck at Folsom Prison and time keeps draggin' on.
But that train keeps rollin' ...

Folsom Prison Blues


I hear the train a comin'; it's rollin' 'round the bend,
And I ain't seen the sunshine since I don't know when.
I'm stuck at Folsom Prison and time keeps draggin' on.
But that train keeps rollin' ...

Folsom Prison Blues


I hear the train a comin'; it's rollin' 'round the bend,
And I ain't seen the sunshine since I don't know when.
I'm stuck at Folsom Prison and time keeps draggin' on.
But that train keeps rollin' ...

Folsom Prison Blues


I hear the train a comin'; it's rollin' 'round the bend,
And I ain't seen the sunshine since I don't know when.
I'm stuck at Folsom Prison and time keeps draggin' on.
But that train keeps rollin' ...

Folsom Prison Blues

By: John R. Cash

Recorded 1/13/68

Number 1 - Country Charts

Number 32 - Pop Charts



I hear the train a comin'; it's rollin' 'round the bend,

And I ain't s ...

Folsom Prison Blues

I hear the train a comin?

it?s rolling round the bend

and I ain?t seen the sunshine since I don?t know when,

I?m stuck in Folsom prison, and time keeps draggin? on

but that ...

For You

I will drink the cup

The poison overflowing

I will lift you up

Watch over where youre going

The first one in

The last one gone

I'll be the rock

To stand upon< ...

Forty Shades Of Green


(Green green forty shades of green)
I close my eyes and picture the emerald of the sea
From the fishing boats at Dingle to the shores of DONAGHADEE
I miss the river Shannon and the folks at Sk ...

Frankie And Johnny

Performed by Johnny Cash



Frankie and Johnny were sweethearts

Oh and how they could love

Swore they will be true to each other

True as the stars above

He ...

Frankie And Johnny

Performed by Johnny Cash



Frankie and Johnny were sweethearts

Oh and how they could love

Swore they will be true to each other

True as the stars above

He ...

Frankie's Man Johnny


Well now Frankie and Johnny were sweethearts
They were true as a blue blue sky
He was a long-legged guitar picker with a wicked wanderin' eye
But he was her man nearly all of the time
Well J ...

Frankies Man Johnny

Well now Frankie and Johnny were sweethearts

They were true as a blue blue sky

He was a long-legged guitar picker

with a wicked wanderin' eye

But he was her man nearly all of t ...

Frankies Man Johnny

Well now Frankie and Johnny were sweethearts

They were true as a blue blue sky

He was a long-legged guitar picker

with a wicked wanderin' eye

But he was her man nearly all of t ...

Gentle On My Mind


Well it's knowin' that your door is always open
And your path is free to walk
That makes me tend to leave my sleepin' bag rolled up
Stashed behind your couch
And it's knowin' I'm not shackled b ...

Gentle On My Mind

(J. Hartford)

It's knowin' that your door is always open

And your path is free to walk

That makes me tend to leave my sleepin' bag

Rolled up and stashed behind your couch
...

Get Rhythm


Hey, get rhythm when you get the blues
Hey, get rhythm when you get the blues
Yes a jumpy rhythm makes you feel so fine
It'll shake all the trouble from your worried mind
Get rhythm when you get ...

Get Rhythm

by Johnny Cash

Recorded 4/2/56



Hey, get rhythm when you get the blues

Hey, get rhythm when you get the blues

Yes a jumpy rhythm makes you feel so fine

It'll ...

Get Rhythm

Hey, get rhythm when you get the blues

Hey, get rhythm when you get the blues

Yes a jumpy rhythm makes you feel so fine

It'll shake all the trouble from your worried mind

Get r ...

Gifts They Gave


Jesus our King kind and good was humbly born in a stable of wood
And the lowly beasts around him stood Jesus our King kind and good
I said the donkey shaggy and brown I carried his mother up and ...

Girl From The Canyon


The girl from the canyon smiled a smile that brought me home
As sick and bleeding as I was she took me on her own
Brought me to the canyon where the sun poured down like rain
Her smiling eyes ...

Girl From The North Country


:GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY} {st:Bob Dylan} Well, if you're [G]travellin' in the [C]north [D]country [G]fair, [G]Where the winds hit heavy on the borderline Remember me [C]to one who lives [G]there ...

Girl From The North Country
(feat. Bob Dylan)

If you're traveling in the north country fair

Where the winds hit heavy on the borderline

Remember me to one who lives there

She once was the true love of mine.



If you g ...

Girl From The North Country
(feat. Bob Dylan)

If you're traveling in the north country fair

Where the winds hit heavy on the borderline

Remember me to one who lives there

She once was the true love of mine.



If you g ...

Girl In Saskatoon

I left a little town

A little south of Hudson Bay

I couldn't find a thing, to make a rounder want to stay

I fought the wind across the baren waste in the crystal doom

Goin ...

Girl In Saskatoon

I left a little town

A little south of Hudson Bay

I couldn't find a thing, to make a rounder want to stay

I fought the wind across the baren waste in the crystal doom

Goin ...

Girl In Saskatoon

I left a little town

A little south of Hudson Bay

I couldn't find a thing, to make a rounder want to stay

I fought the wind across the baren waste in the crystal doom

Going fo ...

Give My Love to Rose


by Johnny Cash
Recorded 7/1/57
Number 13 - Country Chart


I found him by the railroad track this morning
I could see that he was nearly dead
I knelt down beside him and I listened
Just to h ...

Give My Love to Rose



I found him by the railroad track this morning
I could see that he was nearly dead
I knelt down beside him and I listened
Just to hear the words the dying fellow said

He said they let me out ...

Give My Love to Rose


I found him by the railroad track this morning
I could see that he was nearly dead
I knelt down beside him and I listened
Just to hear the words the dying fellow said

He said they let me out o ...

Give My Love To Rose

by Johnny Cash

Recorded 7/1/57

Number 13 - Country Chart



I found him by the railroad track this morning

I could see that he was nearly dead

I knelt down besi ...

Give My Love To Rose

I found him by the railroad track this morning

I could see that he was nearly dead

I knelt down beside him and I listened

Just to hear the words the dying fellow said



He ...

God Bless Robert E. Lee


When Robert E Lee surrended the Confederacy Jefferson Davis was upset about it
He said how dare that man resent an order
Form the president of the Confederate States of America
Then somebody t ...

God Must Have My Fortune Laid Away


(God has my fortune laid away)
Oh the world is full of people with money just to burn
Affording all the things in life for which a man might yearn
Some can take life easy but I live from day b ...

God Will


God will walk with me down streets where no one else will walk
God will talk with me of things that no one else will talk
When no one else will walk and no one else will talk when no one will Go ...

Going To Memphis


Bring a drink of water Leroy bring a drink of water (no)
If I could get to mercy man he's give me some I know
I got a gal in Vickburg Bertha is her name
Wish I's tied to Bertha instead of this ...

Goodbye Little Darlin' Goodbye


Goodbye little darlin' we're parting parting don't always mean goodbye
Although we had to part, you're always in my heart, goodbye little darlin' goodbye
[ dobro ]
Goodbye little darlin' I'll ...

GOODBYE, LITTLE DARLING, GOODBYE

(Marvin - Autry)



Goodbye little darlin', we're parting

Parting don't always mean goodbye

Although we have to part

You're always in my heart

Goodbye, little ...

GOODBYE, LITTLE DARLING, GOODBYE

(Marvin - Autry)



Goodbye little darlin', we're parting

Parting don't always mean goodbye

Although we have to part

You're always in my heart

Goodbye, little ...

Green, Green Grass Of Home


The old home town looks the same,
As I step down from the train,
And there to meet me is my mama and my papa.
Down the road I look, and there comes Mary,
Hair of gold and lips like cherries.
It ...

Green, Green Grass Of Home


The old home town looks the same,
As I step down from the train,
And there to meet me is my mama and my papa.
Down the road I look, and there comes Mary,
Hair of gold and lips like cherries.
It ...

Green, Green Grass Of Home

The old home town looks the same,



As I step down from the train,



And there to meet me is my mama and my papa.



Down the road I look, and there comes Mary,

Green, Green Grass Of Home

The old home town looks the same,

As I step down from the train,

And there to meet me is my mama and my papa.

Down the road I look, and there comes Mary,

Hair of gold and lips ...

Greystone Chapel


Inside the walls of prison my body may be,
but my Lord has set my soul free.

There's a grey stone chapel here at Folsom,
a house of worship in this den of sin.
You wouldn't think that God had ...

Greystone Chapel

(Glen Sherley)

Inside the walls of prison my body may be but my Lord has set my soul free

There's a greystone chapel here at Folsom a house of worship in this den of sin

You wouldn't ...

Guess Things Happen That Way



Well, you ask me if I'll forget my baby
I guess I will some day
I don't like it but I guess things happen that way

You ask me if I'll get along
I guess I will some way
I don't like it but I ...

Guess Things Happen That Way

By J. Clement

Recorded by Johnny Cash on 4/9/58

Number one - Country Chart

Number eleven - Pop Chart



Well, you ask me if I'll forget my baby

I guess I will s ...

Guess Things Happen That Way

Well you ask me if I'll forget my baby.

I guess I will, someday.

I don't like it but I guess things happen that way.

You ask me if I'll get along.

I guess I will, someway.

Hank And Joe And Me


In the desert where we searched for gold the days're hot the nights're cold
Hank and Joe and me walked on so bold and brave and free
For days and days we fought the heat I got so thirsty and I g ...

Hard Times


Let us pause in life's pleasures and count its many tears
While we all sup sorrow with the poor
There's a song that will linger forever in our ears
Oh, hard times, come again no more.

'Tis the ...

He Stopped Loving Her Today


He said, "I'll love you 'til I die."
She told him, "You'll forget in time."
As the years went slowly by,
She still preyed upon his mind.

He kept her picture on the wall.
Went half crazy now ...

He Stopped Loving Her Today

(George Jones)

He said "I'll love you till I die",

she told him "You'll forget in time"

As the years went slowly by,

she still preyed upon his mind



He kept her pic ...

He Turned the Water into Wine


He turned the water into wine he turned the water into wine
In the little Cana town the word went all around that he turned the water into wine
Well he walked upon the Sea of Galilee he walked u ...

He Turned the Water into Wine


He turned the water into wine he turned the water into wine
In the little Cana town the word went all around that he turned the water into wine
Well he walked upon the Sea of Galilee he walked u ...

He'll Be A Friend


Well God told Noah to build an ark he said it's gonna rain gonna be dark
Call in the animals two by two and don't let a sinful man go through
So the flood came just like he said and every evil t ...

He'll Understand And Say Well Done


Give when you give him best of your service telling the world that the Saviour has come
Be not dismayed if man don't believe you he'll understand and say well done
Oh when I come to the end of m ...

Heart Of Gold


I want to live,
I want to give
I've been a miner
for a heart of gold.
It's these expressions
I never give
That keeps me searching
for a heart of gold
And I'm getting old.
Keeps me searching ...

Heart Of Gold

(Neil Young)

I want to live,

I want to give

I've been a miner for a heart of gold.

It's these expressions I never give

That keep me searching for a heart of gold

An ...

Here Was A Man


(Joy to the world the Lord is come)
Here was a man a man who was born in a small village the son of a peasant woman
He grew up in another small village
Until he reached the age of thirty he wo ...

Heroes

Written by (?)

(As performed by Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash)



(Johnny)

Heroes, larger than life

Up on the screen, every night

On the late show, oh what ...

Heroes

Written by (?)

(As performed by Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash)



(Johnny)

Heroes, larger than life

Up on the screen, every night

On the late show, oh what ...

Hey Porter


By John R. Cash; Recorded 3/22/55

Hey, Porter, Hey Porter!
Would you tell me the time?
How much longer will it be
'Til we cross that Mason Dixon Line?
At daylight will you tell that enginee ...

Hey Porter


Hey, Porter, Hey Porter!
Would you tell me the time?
How much longer will it be
'Til we cross that Mason Dixon Line?
At daylight will you tell that engineer to slow it down;
Or better still, ...

Hey Porter

Hey porter! Hey porter!

Would you tell me the time?

How much longer will it be till we cross

that Mason Dixon Line?

At daylight would ya tell that engineer

to slow it dow ...

Hey, Porter

Hey, porter, hey porter! Would you tell me the time

How much longer will it be 'til we cross that Mason-Dixon Line

At daylight will you tell that engineer to slow it down

Or bette ...

Hey, Porter

Hey, porter, hey porter! Would you tell me the time

How much longer will it be 'til we cross that Mason-Dixon Line

At daylight will you tell that engineer to slow it down

Or bette ...

Highway Patrolman


My name is Joe Roberts I work for the State
I'm a sergeant out on Perenville barracks No 8
I've always done an honest job honest as I could
Got a brother named Frankie Frankie ain't no good
...

Highway Patrolman

Written by Bruce Springsteen.

( Bruce Springsteen.)

From "Love, God and Murder", 1997, Columbia/Legacy.



My name is Joe Roberts; I work for the state.

I'm a sergean ...

Highwayman


I was a highwayman. Along the coach roads I did ride
With sword and pistol by my side
Many a young maid lost her baubles to my trade
Many a soldier shed his lifeblood on my blade
The bastards hu ...

Highwayman

I was a highwayman. Along the coach roads I did ride

With sword and pistol by my side

Many a young maid lost her baubles to my trade

Many a soldier shed his lifeblood on my blade< ...

Highwayman
(feat. Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Kris

I was a highwayman. Along the coach roads I did ride

With sword and pistol by my side

Many a young maid lost her baubles to my trade

Many a soldier shed his lifeblood on my blade

Highwayman
(feat. Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Kris

I was a highwayman. Along the coach roads I did ride

With sword and pistol by my side

Many a young maid lost her baubles to my trade

Many a soldier shed his lifeblood on my blade

HOME OF THE BLUES

(Cash - McAlpin - Tubb)







Just around the corner there's heartache



Down the street that losers use



If you can wade in through the teardrops< ...

HOME OF THE BLUES

(Cash - McAlpin - Tubb)







Just around the corner there's heartache



Down the street that losers use



If you can wade in through the teardrops< ...

Hung My Heart

Early one morning

With time to kill

I borrowed Jebbs rifle

And sat on a hill

I saw a lone rider

Crossing the plain

I drew a bead on him

To practice my aim

Hung My Heart

Early one morning

With time to kill

I borrowed Jebbs rifle

And sat on a hill

I saw a lone rider

Crossing the plain

I drew a bead on him

To practice my aim

Hurt


I hurt myself today
to see if I still feel
I focus on the pain
the only thing that's real
the needle tears a hole
the old familiar sting
try to kill it all away
but I remember everything
wha ...

Hurt


I hurt myself today
to see if I still feel
I focus on the pain
the only thing that's real
the needle tears a hole
the old familiar sting
try to kill it all away
but I remember everything
wha ...

Hurt

I hurt myself today

To see if I still feel

I focus on the pain

The only thing that's real

The needle tears a hold

The old familiar sting

Try to kill it all aw ...

I Am A Pilgrim


I am a pilgrim and a stranger
Traveling through this wearisome land
And I've got a home in that yonder city, good Lord
And it's not (good Lordy it's not) not made by hand

I got a mother, a sis ...

I Am A Pilgrim

I am a pilgrim and a stranger

Travelling through this wearisome land

I've got a home in that yonder city, good lord

And it's not, not made by hand



I've got a mother, sis ...

I Call Him


Well the blue's still in the water and the blue's still in the sky
And way beyond the blue there's someone watchin' from on high
My clothes may be ragged and my shoes may be worn
But I've been ...

I Don't Know Where I'm Bound


I don't know where I'm bound, I don't know where I'm bound,
whistles calling me away, leaving at the break of day,
and I don't know where I'm bound.

Can't stand bars, locks, or doors,
mean cop ...

I Forgot More Than You'll Ever Know


You think you know the smile on her lips the thrill at the touch of her fingertips
But I forgot more than you'll ever know about her
You think you'll find a heaven of bliss in each caress and ea ...

I Got Shoes


I got shoes you got shoes all of God's childrens got shoes
When I get to heaven gonna put on my shoes
I'm gonna walk all over God's heaven (heaven) heaven (heaven)
Everybody talkin' bout heave ...

I Got Stripes


On A Monday I Was Ar-rested (Uh Huh)
On A Tuesday They Locked Me In The Jail (Oh Boy)
On A Wednesday My Trial Was At-tested
On A Thursday They Said Guilty And The Judge's Gavel Fell

I Got Stri ...

I Got Stripes


On A Monday I Was Ar-rested (Uh Huh)
On A Tuesday They Locked Me In The Jail (Oh Boy)
On A Wednesday My Trial Was At-tested
On A Thursday They Said Guilty And The Judge's Gavel Fell

I Got Stri ...

I Got Stripes

On A Monday I Was Ar-rested (Uh Huh)

On A Tuesday They Locked Me In The Jail (Oh Boy)

On A Wednesday My Trial Was At-tested

On A Thursday They Said Guilty And The Judge's Gavel Fe ...

I Got Stripes

On A Monday I Was Ar-rested (Uh Huh)

On A Tuesday They Locked Me In The Jail (Oh Boy)

On A Wednesday My Trial Was At-tested

On A Thursday They Said Guilty And The Judge's Gavel Fell< ...

I Guess Things Happen That Way

Well you ask me if I'll forget my baby.

I guess I will, someday.

I don't like it but I guess things happen that way.

You ask me if I'll get along.

I guess I will, someway.

I Guess Things Happen That Way

Well you ask me if I'll forget my baby.

I guess I will, someday.

I don't like it but I guess things happen that way.

You ask me if I'll get along.

I guess I will, someway.

I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day


I heard the bells on Christmas Day their old familiar carols play
And wild and sweet the words repeat of peace on earth goodwill to men
I thought how as the day had come the belfries of all Chri ...

I Hung My Head


Early one morning
With time to kill
I borrowed Jebbs rifle
And sat on a hill
I saw a lone rider
Crossing the plain
I drew a bead on him
To practice my aim

My brothers rifle
Went off in ...

I Hung My Head


Early one morning
With time to kill
I borrowed Jebbs rifle
And sat on a hill
I saw a lone rider
Crossing the plain
I drew a bead on him
To practice my aim

My brothers rifle
Went off in ...

I Hung My Head

Early one morning

With time to kill

I borrowed Jebb's rifle

And sat on a hill

I saw a lone rider

Crossing the plain

I drew a bead on him

To practice my aim

I Never Picked Cotton


(Chorus) I never picked cotton Like my mother did Or my brother did Or my sister did And my daddy died young Workin' in a coal mine

When I was just a baby Too little for a cotton sack I played in ...

I Never Picked Cotton

(Chorus) I never picked cotton But my mother did And my brother did And my sister did And my daddy died young Workin' in the coal mine



When I was just a baby Too little for a cotton sac ...

I Never Picked Cotton

[Chorus:]

I never picked cotton

But my mother did

And my brother did

And my sister did

And my daddy died young

Workin' in the coal mine



When I was just ...

I Saw A Man


Last night I dreamed an angel came.
He took my hand, he called my name.
He bid me look the other way;
I saw a man, I heard him say

Chorus:

He said if I be lifted up
I'll draw all men ...

I Saw A Man


Last night I dreamed an angel came.
He took my hand, he called my name.
He bid me look the other way;
I saw a man, I heard him say

Chorus:

He said if I be lifted up
I'll draw all men ...

I Saw A Man

Last night I dreamed

An angel came

He took my hand

He called my name

He bid me look

The other way

I saw a man

I heard him say



He said if I ...

I See A Darkness


Well, you're my friend, and can you see?
Many times, we've been out drinking;
Many times we shared our thoughts.
But did you ever, ever notice, the kind of thoughts I got?
Well, you know I have ...

I See A Darkness

Well, you're my friend

And can you see

Many times we've been out drinking

Many times we've shared our thoughts

Did you ever, ever notice, the kind of thoughts I got

Well ...

I Shall Not Be Moved


Well lordy I shall not be, I shall not be moved
I shall not be, I shall not be moved
Just like a tree that's growin' in the meadow (down by the water)
I shall not be moved

I'm on my way to glo ...

I Shall Not Be Moved

(Homer Morris)

Well lordy I shall not be, I shall not be moved

I shall not be, I shall not be moved

Just like a tree that's growin' in the meadow (down by the water)

I shall no ...

I Still Miss Someone


by John R. Cash and R. Cash, Jr.
Recorded 8/13/58


At my door the leaves are falling
A cold wild wind has come
Sweethearts walk by together
And I still miss someone

I go out on a party
...

I Still Miss Someone


by John R. Cash and R. Cash, Jr.
Recorded 8/13/58


At my door the leaves are falling
A cold wild wind has come
Sweethearts walk by together
And I still miss someone

I go out on a party
...

I Still Miss Someone


by John R. Cash and R. Cash, Jr.
Recorded 8/13/58


At my door the leaves are falling
A cold wild wind has come
Sweethearts walk by together
And I still miss someone

I go out on a party
...

I Still Miss Someone


At my door the leaves are falling
A cold wild wind has come
Sweethearts walk by together
And I still miss someone

I go out on a party
And look for a little fun
But I find a darkened corner
...

I Still Miss Someone


At my door the leaves are falling
A cold wild wind has come
Sweethearts walk by together
And I still miss someone

I go out on a party
And look for a little fun
But I find a darkened corner
...

I Still Miss Someone


At my door the leaves are falling
A cold wild wind has come
Sweethearts walk by together
And I still miss someone

I go out on a party
And look for a little fun
But I find a darkened corner
...

I Still Miss Someone



At my door the leaves are falling
A cold wild wind has come
Sweethearts walk by together
And I still miss someone

I go out on a party
And look for a little fun
But I find a darkened corne ...

I Still Miss Someone

by John R. Cash and R. Cash, Jr.

Recorded 8/13/58



At my door the leaves are falling

A cold wild wind has come

Sweethearts walk by together

And I still miss ...

I Still Miss Someone

At my door the leaves are falling

A cold wild wind has come

Sweethearts walk by together

And I still miss someone



I go out on a party

And look for a little fun

I Walk the Line


By John R. Cash
Recorded 4/2/56
Number one - Country Chart; Number 17 - Pop Chart
Number 26 - Top 100 Country Hits of All-Time


I keep a close watch on this heart of mine
I keep my eyes wide ...

I Walk the Line


By John R. Cash
Recorded 4/2/56
Number one - Country Chart; Number 17 - Pop Chart
Number 26 - Top 100 Country Hits of All-Time


I keep a close watch on this heart of mine
I keep my eyes wide ...

I Walk the Line


I keep a close watch on this heart of mine
I keep my eyes wide open all the time.
I keep the ends out for the tie that binds
Because you're mine,
I walk the line

I find it very, very easy to ...

I Walk the Line


I keep a close watch on this heart of mine
I keep my eyes wide open all the time.
I keep the ends out for the tie that binds
Because you're mine,
I walk the line

I find it very, very easy to ...

I Walk the Line


I keep a close watch on this heart of mine
I keep my eyes wide open all the time.
I keep the ends out for the tie that binds
Because you're mine,
I walk the line

I find it very, very easy to ...

I Walk The Line

By John R. Cash

Recorded 4/2/56

Number one - Country Chart

Number 17 - Pop Chart

Number 26 - Top 100 Country Hits of All-Time



I keep a close watch on this he ...

I Walk The Line

Mm-mm-mm-mm

I keep a close watch on this heart of mine.

I keep my eyes wide open all the time.

I keep the ends out for the tie that binds.

Because youre mine,

I wa ...

I Was There When It Happened


There are some people,who say we cannot tell,
Whether we are saved or, whether all is well;
They say we only can hope and, trust that it is so,
But I was there when it happened and I guess I ough ...

I Won't Back Down


Well I won't back down, no I won't back down
You can stand me up at the gates of hell
But I won't back down

Verse 2
Gonna stand my ground, won't be turned around
And I'll keep this world from ...

I Won't Have To Cross Jordan Alone


When I come to the river at the ending of day
When the last winds of sorrow have blown
There'll be somebody waiting to show me the way I won't have to cross Jordan alone
I won't have to cross ...

I'd Rather Die Young


I'd rather die young than grow old without you
So don't ever leave me whatever you do
To see someone's picture where my picture hung
Believe me my darling I'd rather die young
I'd rather die ...

I'd Still Be There


I overlooked a lot of things I knew I should have done
I did things that I'm sorry for I lived to have my fun
But now the world that once was bright is empty and bare
And if you wouldn't be as ...

I'll Fly Away


Some glad morning when this life is over,
I'll fly away.
To a home on God's celestial shore,
I'll fly away.

I'll fly away, O Glory,
I'll fly away. (In the morning)
When I die, Hallelujah, b ...

I'm A Drifter (Version 1, Heartbreaker version)

I'm a drifter, a lonesome drifter
Got no place to call my home no more
I'm a wanderer, a lonesome wanderer
Got no one to call my own no more

Got no strings to tie me down
Got no cause to hang a ...

I'm A Drifter (Version 2 Flea version)


I'm a drifter, lonesome drifter
Got no place to call my home no more
I'm a wanderer, lonesome wanderer
Got no one to call my own no more

Got no strings to tie me down
Got no cause to hang aro ...

I'm Bound For The Promised Land


On Jordan's stormy banks I stand,
And cast a wishful eye
To Canaan's fair and happy land,
Where my possessions lie.

I am bound for the promised land,
I am bound for the promised land;
Oh wh ...

I'm Free From The Chain Gang Now


I got rid of the shackles that bound me and the guards that were always around me
There were tears on the mail mother sent me in jail
But I'm free from the chain gang now
Back home I was known ...

I'm Leavin' Now


Hold on honey I'd like to say
I'm bustin' out and breakin' away

I'm letin' you go like a hot horse shoe
I can't take another heart ache from you

Think about how it's gonna be when you start ...

I'm Movin' On


That big eight-wheeler rollin' down the track
Means your true-lovin' daddy ain't comin' back
'Cause I'm movin' on, I'll soon be gone
You were flyin' too high, for my little old sky
So I'm movin' ...

I'm Ragged But I'm Right


Well I've come here to tell you folks I'm ragged but I'm right
I'm a tramp and a gambler I stay out late at night
But a porterhouse steak steak three times a day for my board
That's more than ...

I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry


Hear that lonesome whippoorwill?
He sounds too blue to fly.
The midnight train is whining low:
I'm so lonesome I could cry.

I've never seen a night so long,
When time goes crawling by.
The ...

I've Been Everywhere



I've Been Everywhere Lyrics

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I was totin' my pack along the dusty Winnemucca road
When along came a semi with a hig ...

If I Give My Soul


Down a dangerous road,i have come to where i'm standing
With a heavy heart,and my hat clutched in my hand
Such a foolish fool,God ain't known no greater sinner
I have come in search of Jesus,hopi ...

If I Give My Soul

(Shaver Billy Joe)

Down a dangerous road,i have come to where i'm standing

With a heavy heart,and my hat clutched in my hand

Such a foolish fool,God ain't known no greater sinner

If I Were A Carpenter


If I were a carpenter
and you were a lady,
Would you marry me anyway?
Would you have my baby?

If a tinker were my trade
would you still find me,
carrin' the pots I made,
followin' behind me ...

If I Were A Carpenter


If I were a carpenter
and you were a lady,
Would you marry me anyway?
Would you have my baby?

If a tinker were my trade
would you still find me,
carrin' the pots I made,
followin' behind me ...

If I Were A Carpenter

Words & Music: Tim Hardin











If I were a carpenter



and you were a lady,



Would you marry me anyway?



Would ...

If I Were A Carpenter

If I were a carpenter

and you were a lady,

Would you marry me anyway?

Would you have my baby?



If a tinker were my trade

would you still find me,

carrin' the ...

If We Never Meet Again


(I will meet you on that beautiful shore)
Soon we'll come to the end of life's journey and perhaps we'll never meet anymore
Till we gather in heaven's bright city far away on that beautiful shor ...

If We Never Meet Again


(I will meet you on that beautiful shore)
Soon we'll come to the end of life's journey and perhaps we'll never meet anymore
Till we gather in heaven's bright city far away on that beautiful shor ...

If We Never Meet Again This Side Of Heaven


Soon we'll come to the end of life's journey
And perhaps we'll never meet anymore
'Til we gather in heaven's bright city
Far away on that beautiful shore

If we never meet again this side of he ...

If We Never Meet Again This Side Of Heaven

(Albert E. Brumley)

Soon we'll come to the end of life's journey

And perhaps never meet anymore

Till we gather in heaven's bright city

Far away on that beautiful shore

In My Life


There are places I'll remember
All my life
Though some have changed
Some forever
Not for better
Some have gone and some remain
All these places have their moments
With lovers and friends
I s ...

In My Life

[Originally by The Beatles]



There are places I'll remember

All my life

Though some have changed

Some forever

Not for better

Some have gone and some remain

In The Garden


I come to the garden alone
While the dew is still on the roses
And the voice I hear, falling on my ear
The Son of God discloses
And he walks with me
And he talks with me
And he tells me I am H ...

In the Jailhouse Now


He's in the jailhouse now
He's in the jailhouse now
I told him once or twice
To quit playin' cards and shootin' dice
He's in the jailhouse now

Well I had a friend named Ramblin' Bob
Who used ...

In the Jailhouse Now


He's in the jailhouse now
He's in the jailhouse now
I told him once or twice
To quit playin' cards and shootin' dice
He's in the jailhouse now

Well I had a friend named Ramblin' Bob
Who used ...

IN THE JAILHOUSE NOW

Written by Jimmie Rodgers

(As performed by Webb Pierce)



He's in the jailhouse now

He's in the jailhouse now

I told him once or twice

To quit playin' cards ...

In The Jailhouse Now

He's in the jailhouse now

He's in the jailhouse now

I told him once or twice

To quit playin' cards and shootin' dice

He's in the jailhouse now



Well I had a friend ...

In The Sweet By And By


There's a land that is fairer than day and by faith we can see it apart
For the father waits over the way to prepare us a dwelling place there
In the sweet by and by we shall meet on that beauti ...

In The Sweet Bye And Bye


There's a land that is fairer than day,
And by faith we can see it afar;
For the Father waits over the way
To prepare us a dwelling place there.

In the sweet by and by,
We shall meet on ...

In Them Old Cottonfields Back Home


When I was a little bitty baby my mama would rock me in my cradle
In them old cottonfields back home
When I was a little bitty baby...
Now when them cotton bolls get rotten you can't pick very ...

In Your Mind

Performed by Johnny Cash



*In your mind, in your mind

One foot on Jacob's ladder

And one foot in the fire

And it all goes down in your mind



Livin ...

In Your Mind

Performed by Johnny Cash



*In your mind, in your mind

One foot on Jacob's ladder

And one foot in the fire

And it all goes down in your mind



Livin ...

It Ain't Me, Babe


Go 'way from my window,
Leave at your own chosen speed.
I'm not the one you want, babe,
I'm not the one you need.
You say you're lookin' for someone
Never weak but always strong,
To protect yo ...

It Ain't Me, Babe


Go 'way from my window,
Leave at your own chosen speed.
I'm not the one you want, babe,
I'm not the one you need.
You say you're lookin' for someone
Never weak but always strong,
To protect yo ...

It Could Be You (Instead Of Him)


If you should meet some lonely soul who on this earth can't reach his gold
And he's travelin' down the road so dark and dim
Lend the hand say a prayer give a smile that he might share
But for ...

It Was Jesus


Well a man walked down by Galilee so the Holy Book does say
And a great multitude was gathered there without a thing to eat for days
Up stepped a little boy with the basket please take it Lord h ...

Ive Been Everywhere

I was totin' my pack along the dusty Winnemucca road When along came a semi with a high and canvas covered load "If you're going to Winnemucca, Mack, with me you can ride." So I climbed into the cab a ...

Ive Been Everywhere

I was totin' my pack along the dusty Winnemucca road When along came a semi with a high and canvas covered load "If you're going to Winnemucca, Mack, with me you can ride." So I climbed into the cab a ...

Jackson


We got married in a fever, hotter than a pepper sprout,
We've been talkin' 'bout Jackson, ever since the fire went out.
I'm goin' to Jackson, I'm gonna mess around,
Yeah, I'm goin' to Jackson,
...

Jackson


We got married in a fever, hotter than a pepper sprout,
We've been talkin' 'bout Jackson, ever since the fire went out.
I'm goin' to Jackson, I'm gonna mess around,
Yeah, I'm goin' to Jackson,
...

Jackson

Johnny Cash with June Carter.



Written by Jerry Lieber and Billy Edd-Wheeler.

( Bexhill Music/Jerry Lieber Music/Quartet Music.)

From "Carryin' On", 1967, Columbia Records ...

Jackson
(feat. June Carter Cash)

We got married in a fever, hotter than a pepper sprout,

We've been talkin' 'bout Jackson, ever since the fire went out.

I'm goin' to Jackson, I'm gonna mess around,

Yeah, I'm goin' t ...

Jackson
(feat. June Carter Cash)

We got married in a fever, hotter than a pepper sprout,

We've been talkin' 'bout Jackson, ever since the fire went out.

I'm goin' to Jackson, I'm gonna mess around,

Yeah, I'm goin' t ...

Jealous Loving Heart

Written by Ernest Tubb & Billy Tubb

(As recorded by Ernest Tubb and Johnny Cash)



Don't ever kiss no one but me

If you do, dear, you'll break my heart

It's not bec ...

Jealous Loving Heart

Written by Ernest Tubb & Billy Tubb

(As recorded by Ernest Tubb and Johnny Cash)



Don't ever kiss no one but me

If you do, dear, you'll break my heart

It's not bec ...

Joe Bean


Last time we were here at Folsom Prison, they were hanging Joe Bean. Is Joe still here...Joe Bean? Hang the son of a bitch anyways, right?

Well, they're hanging Joe Bean this morning, for killin ...

Joshua Gone Barbados


Cane standin' in the fields gettin' old and red
Lot of misery in Georgetown dreamin' layin' dead
Joshua head of the government he said strike for better pay
Cane cutters are strikin' but Joshu ...

Just As I Am


Just as I am without one plea but that Thy blood was shed for me
And that Thou bid'st me come to Thee oh lamb of God I come I come
[ strings ]
Just as I am and waiting not to rid my soul of on ...

Just As I Am


Just as I am without one plea but that Thy blood was shed for me
And that Thou bid'st me come to Thee oh lamb of God I come I come
[ strings ]
Just as I am and waiting not to rid my soul of on ...

Just As I Am

Just as I am without one plea but that

Thy blood was shed for me

And that Thou bid'st me come to Thee

Oh lamb of God I come I come



Just as I am and waiting not

To ...

Just The Other Side


I've come from just the other side of no-where,
To this big time lonesome town.
They got a lotta ice an' snow here,
Half as cold as all the people I've found.
Every way I try to go here,
See ...

Just The Other Side Of Nowhere

(Kris Kristofferson)

I come from just the other side of nowhere

To this big time lonesome town.

They got a lot of ice and snow here,

Half as cold as all the people I've found.< ...

Just The Other Side Of Nowhere

(Kris Kristofferson)

I come from just the other side of nowhere

To this big time lonesome town.

They got a lot of ice and snow here,

Half as cold as all the people I've found.< ...

KATE

Written by Marty Robbins

(As performed by Johnny Cash)



Well I saw you with another

It made me lose my mind

Shot you with my '38

And now I'm doin' time

KATE

Written by Marty Robbins

(As performed by Johnny Cash)



Well I saw you with another

It made me lose my mind

Shot you with my '38

And now I'm doin' time

KATY TOO

(Johnny Cash - Jack Clement)







I'm not the going steady kind



I miss 'em all, all the time



I told Annie I'd be true



But I stil ...

KATY TOO

(Johnny Cash - Jack Clement)







I'm not the going steady kind



I miss 'em all, all the time



I told Annie I'd be true



But I stil ...

Kneeling Drunkard's Plea


Lord have mercy on me
Was the kneeling drunkard's plea
And as he knelt there on the ground
I know that God in heaven looked down

I went down by an old country church
I saw the drunkard st ...

Kneeling Drunkards Plea

Lord have mercy on me Was the kneeling drunkard's plea And as he knelt there on the ground I know that God in heaven looked down



I went down by an old country church I saw the drunkard st ...

Kneeling Drunkards Plea

Lord have mercy on me Was the kneeling drunkard's plea And as he knelt there on the ground I know that God in heaven looked down



I went down by an old country church I saw the drunkard st ...

Lead Me Father


When my hands are tired and my step is slow
Walk beside me and give me the strenght to go
Fill my face with your courage so defeat won't show
Pick me up when I stumble so the world won't know ...

Lead Me Gently Home


Oh lead me gently home father lead me gently home
When life's toils are ended and parting days have come
Sin no more will tempt me there from Thee I'll roam
If you'll only lead me father lead ...

Legend of John Henry's Hammer


John Henry's mammy had about a dozen babies,
John Henry's pappy broke jail about a dozen times
The babies all got sick and when the doctor wanted money,
He said, I'll pay you quarter at a time ...

Let It Be Me

Well I've been in love,

But now I'm waiting

Don't ever want to worry 'bout a thing

Well I sit at home and I wonder

Will I rise

Or will I go under



Let it ...

Let It Be Me

Well I've been in love,

But now I'm waiting

Don't ever want to worry 'bout a thing

Well I sit at home and I wonder

Will I rise

Or will I go under



Let it ...

Let Me Down Easy


Let me down easy if you must go why not deceive me it won't hurt me so
Truth is so painful tell me a lie let me down easy and I'll get by
Let me down easy for old time's sake
Is it too much to ...

Let The Lower Lights Be Burning


Brightly beams our father's mercy from his lighthouse evermore
But to us he gives the keeping of the lights along the shore
(Let the lower lights be burning send a beam across the wave
Some po ...

Let The Lower Lights Be Burning


Brightly beams our father's mercy from his lighthouse evermore
But to us he gives the keeping of the lights along the shore
(Let the lower lights be burning send a beam across the wave
Some po ...

Let The Lower Lights Be Burning

Brightly beams our father's mercy from his lighthouse evermore

But to us he gives the keeping of the lights along the shore

(Let the lower lights be burning send a beam across the wave

Let The Train Blow The Whistle


I don't want no aggravation
When my train has left the station
If you're there or not,
I may not even know
Have a round and remember
Things we did that weren't so tender
Let the train bl ...

LET THE TRAIN BLOW THE WHISTLE

I don't want no aggravation When my train has left the station If you're there or not, I may not even know Have a round and remember Things we did that weren't so tender Let the train blow the whistle ...

Let The Train Blow The Whistle

I don't want no aggravation

When my train has left the station

If you're there or not,

I may not even know

Have a round and remember

Things we did that weren't so tender< ...

Like A Soldier


With the twilight colors falling
And the evening laying shadows
Hidden memories come stealing from my mind
As I feel my own heart beating out
The simple joy of living
I wonder how I ever w ...

LIKE A SOLDIER

With the twilight colors falling And the evening laying shadows Hidden memories come stealing from my mind As I feel my own heart beating out The simple joy of living I wonder how I ever was that kind ...

Like A Soldier

With the twilight colors falling

And the evening laying shadows

Hidden memories come stealing from my mind

As I feel my own heart beating out

The simple joy of living

I w ...

Like A Soldier (featuring Willie Nelson)


With the twilight colors falling
And the evening laying shadows
Hidden memories come stealing from my mind
As I feel my own heart beating out
The simple joy of living I wonder how I ever was ...

Little Drummer Boy


Come they told me our newborn King to see
Our finest gifts we bring to lay before the King
This is to honor him when we come
Baby Jesus I am a poor boy too I have no gift to bring that's fit t ...

Loading Coal


My pappy said when I was seventeen you're six feet tall and your face is clean
And it don't look right for a boy that old to not make a livin' loadin' coal
Loadin' coal loadin' coal I'm a double ...

Long Black Veil


Ten years ago, on a cold dark night
Someone was killed, 'neath the town hall light
There were few at the scene, but they all agreed
That the slayer who ran, looked a lot like me

The judge said ...

Long Black Veil

By: M. Wilkens & D. Dill

Originally recorded by J.R. Cash: 12/17/64



Ten years ago, on a cold dark night

Someone was killed, 'neath the town hall light

There ...

Long Black Veil, The


Ten years ago, on a cold dark night
Someone was killed, 'neath the town hall light
There were few at the scene, but they all agreed
That the slayer who ran, looked a lot like me

The judge ...

Lost On The Desert


A burnin' hot sun a cryin' for water black wings circle the sky
Stumblin' and fallin' somebody's callin' you're lost on the desert to die
I had to give up and they took me to jail but I hid all ...

Lumberjack


I lived on a farm out in Iowa I pulled the corn and I worked in the hay
Got trapped by a girl but I wiggled free heard the Oregon timber callin' me
Will you tell me somethin' Mr Lumberjack is it ...

LUTHER PLAYED THE BOOGIE

(Johnny Cash)







We were just a plain ol' hillbilly band with a plain ol' country style



We never played the kind of songs that'd drive anybody wild

< ...

LUTHER PLAYED THE BOOGIE

(Johnny Cash)







We were just a plain ol' hillbilly band with a plain ol' country style



We never played the kind of songs that'd drive anybody wild

< ...

Man In Black



Well, you wonder why I always dress in black,
Why you never see bright colors on my back,
And why does my appearance seem to have a somber tone.
Well, there's a reason for the things that I hav ...

Man In Black

Well, you wonder why I always dress in black,
Why you never see bright colors on my back,
And why does my appearance seem to have a somber tone.
Well, there's a reason for the things that I have on ...

Man In Black

By: John R. Cash

Recorded February 16, 1971

Number 3 - Country Charts

Number 58 - Pop Charts



Well, you wonder why I always dress in black,

Why you never ...

Man In Black

Well, you wonder why I always dress in black,

Why you never see bright colors on my back,

And why does my appearance seem to have a somber tone.

Well, there's a reason for the things ...

Mary Of The Wild Moor


Was on one cold winter's night
And the wind blew across the wild moor
Poor Mary came wand'ring with a child in her arms
And she stopped at her own father's door.
Oh, father, oh father, she cried ...

Mary Of The Wild Moor

Was on one cold winter's night

And the wind blew across the wild moor

Poor Mary came wand'ring with a child in her arms

And she stopped at her own father's door.

Oh, father, oh ...

Matthew Twenty-Four (Is Knocking At The Door)

By: John R. Cash



I heard on the radio there's rumors of war

People getting ready for battle

And there may be just one more

I heard about an earthquake

An ...

Matthew Twenty-Four (Is Knocking At The Door)

By: John R. Cash



I heard on the radio there's rumors of war

People getting ready for battle

And there may be just one more

I heard about an earthquake

An ...

Mean Eyed Cat


I give my woman half my money at the general store I said, "Now buy a little groceries, and don't spend no more." But she gave ten dollars for a ten cent hat And bought some store bought cat food fo ...

Mean Eyed Cat

I give my woman half my money at the general store I said, "Now buy a little groceries, and don't spend no more." But she gave ten dollars for a ten cent hat And bought some store bought cat food for ...

Mean Eyed Cat

I give my woman half my money at the general store

I said, "Now buy a little groceries, and don't spend no more."

But she gave ten dollars for a ten cent hat

And bought some store bo ...

Meet Me In Heaven


We saw houses falling from the sky Where the mountains lean down to the sand We saw blackbirds circling 'round an old castle keep And I stood on the cliff and held your hand

We walked troubles br ...

Meet Me In Heaven

We saw houses falling from the sky Where the mountains lean down to the sand We saw blackbirds circling 'round an old castle keep And I stood on the cliff and held your hand



We walked t ...

Meet Me In Heaven

We saw houses falling from the sky

Where the mountains lean down to the sand

We saw blackbirds circling 'round an old castle keep

And I stood on the cliff and held your hand

Memories Are Made Of This


Take one fresh and tender kiss
Add one stolen night of bliss
One girl, one boy, some grief, some joy
Memories are made of this.

Don't forget a small moonbeam
Fold it lightly with a dream ...

Memories Are Made Of This

Take one fresh and tender kiss Add one stolen night of bliss One girl, one boy, some grief, some joy Memories are made of this.



Don't forget a small moonbeam Fold it lightly with a drea ...

Memories Are Made Of This

Take one fresh and tender kiss

Add one stolen night of bliss

One girl, one boy, some grief, some joy

Memories are made of this.



Don't forget a small moonbeam

Fold ...

Mercy Seat


It all began when they took me from my home
And put me on Death Row,
A crime for which I am totally innocent, you know.

I began to warm and chill
To objects and their fields,
A ragged cup, a ...

Mr. Lonesome


I've got no fire inside of me can't be the man I try to be
Oh Mr Lonesome hanging round
Don't wanna see nobody don't wanna be nobody
Oh Mr Lonesome got me down
He makes me leave the party wh ...

My God Is Real


There are some things I may not know there are some places I can't go
But I am sure of this one thing my God is real for I can feel him in my soul
My god is real real in my soul my God is real f ...

My Grandfather's Clock


My grandfather's clock was too tall for the shelf
So it stood ninety years on the floor
It was taller by half than the old man himself
Though it weighed not a pennyweight more
It was bought on t ...

My Old Kentucky Home

Written by Randy Newman.

( Super Songs Unltd/Unichappell Music Inc.)

From "John R. Cash", 1974, Columbia.



Turpentine and dandelion wine,

I've turned the corner, a ...

My Old Kentucky Home

Written by Randy Newman.

( Super Songs Unltd/Unichappell Music Inc.)

From "John R. Cash", 1974, Columbia.



Turpentine and dandelion wine,

I've turned the corner, a ...

New Cut Road


Coleman Bonner was a fiddle playin' fool
He's a backwoods rounder and a breaker of mules
Coleman Bonner's got a wore out bow
He's been playin' all day down the new cut road
Coleman's little ...

NEXT IN LINE

(Cash)







The next in line will be someone who loves you



The next in line is me, 'cause it's my time



Now how long will it be, till you end my ...

NEXT IN LINE

(Cash)







The next in line will be someone who loves you



The next in line is me, 'cause it's my time



Now how long will it be, till you end my ...

Nine Pound Hammer


Well this nine pound hammer is a little too heavy for my size honey for my size
I'm goin' on the mountain gonna see my baby
And I ain't comin' back Lord I ain't comin' back
Oh roll on buddy do ...

No Earthly Good


Come hear me good brothers come here one and all
Don't brag about standing or you'll surely fall
You're shinin' your light yes and shine if you should
You're so heavenly minded and you're no eart ...

No Earthly Good

Come hear me good brothers come here one and all

Don't brag about standing or you'll surely fall

You're shinin' your light yes and shine if you should

You're so heavenly minded and y ...

Nobody


When life seems full
Of clouds and rain
And I'm full
Of nothin' but pain
Who soothes my thumpin', bumpin' brain?
Nobody

When Wintertime comes
With its snow and sleet
And me with hunger
An ...

Nobody

When life seems full

Of clouds and rain

And I'm full

Of nothin' but pain

Who soothes my thumpin', bumpin' brain?

Nobody



When Wintertime comes

With its ...

Oh, Bury Me Not


[Recitation:] Lord, I've never lived where churches grow I loved creation better as it stood That day you finished it so long ago And looked upon your work and called it good I know that others find ...

Oh, Bury Me Not

[Introduction - A Cowboy's Prayer:]

Lord, I've never lived where churches grow I loved creation better

As it stood That day you finished it so long ago And looked upon your work and

...

Old Account Was Settled Long Ago


There was a time on Earth when in the books of Heaven
That an Old Account was standin' for sins yet unforgiven
My name was at the top there was many things below
But I went unto the keeper and I ...

Old Account Was Settled Long Ago

(F.M. Graham)

Long ago (down on my knees)

Long ago (I setted it all)

Yes, the old account was settled long ago; (Hallelujah!)

And the record's clear today,

For He wash ...

Old Apache Squaw


Old Apache squaw how many long lean years you saw
How many bitter winter nights shiverin' in a cold teepee shiverin' in a cold teepee
Old Apache squaw how many hungry kids you saw
How many blo ...

Old Doc Brown


He was just an old country doctor in a little country town
Fame and fortune had passed him by though we never saw him frown
As day by day in his kindly way he'd serve us one and all
Many a pat ...

One


is it getting better
or do you feel the same
will it make it easier on you now
if youve got someone to blame

you said one love
one life
when its oone need
in the night
one love we get to s ...

One


is it getting better
or do you feel the same
will it make it easier on you now
if youve got someone to blame

you said one love
one life
when its oone need
in the night
one love we get to s ...

One

is it getting better

or do you feel the same

will it make it easier on you now

if youve got someone to blame



you said one love

one life

when its oone ...

One

Is it getting better

Or do you feel the same

Will it make it easier on you now

If youve got someone to blame



You said one love

One life

When its oone need

One More Ride


I long for the trip I don't need no grip I'm takin' one more ride
Way out there in the prairie air I guess it's in my hide
Oh the clickety clack of the railroad track is callin'
If a man can k ...

One More Ride

Lyrics and music by Johnny Cash











I long for a trip, I don't need no grip,



I'm takin' one more ride



'Way out there in the p ...

One Piece At a Time



Well, I left Kentucky back in '49
An' went to Detroit workin' on a 'sembly line
The first year they had me puttin' wheels on cadillacs

Every day I'd watch them beauties roll by
And sometimes ...

One Piece At a Time


Well, I left Kentucky back in '49
An' went to Detroit workin' on a 'sembly line
The first year they had me puttin' wheels on cadillacs

Every day I'd watch them beauties roll by
And sometimes I ...

One Piece At A Time

Written by W. Kemp

Recorded by Johnny Cash on 3/5/76

Number one - County Chart

Number 29 - Pop Chart



Well, I left Kentucky back in '49

An' went to Detroit wo ...

One Piece At A Time

Well, I left Kentucky back in '49

An' went to Detroit workin' on a 'sembly line

The first year they had me puttin' wheels on cadillacs



Every day I'd watch them beauties roll b ...

Oney

Written by Jerry Chestnut

Recorded by Johnny Cash on 6/5/72

Number 2 - County Chart



I dedicate this song to the workin' man

For ever' man that puts in a hard

...

Oney

Written by Jerry Chestnut

Recorded by Johnny Cash on 6/5/72

Number 2 - County Chart



I dedicate this song to the workin' man

For ever' man that puts in a hard

...

Orange Blossom Special


Look a-yonder comin'
Comin' down that railroad track
Hey, look a-yonder comin'
Comin' down that railroad track
It's the Orange Blossom Special
Bringin' my baby back

Well, I'm going down to F ...

Orange Blossom Special


Look a-yonder comin'
Comin' down that railroad track
Hey, look a-yonder comin'
Comin' down that railroad track
It's the Orange Blossom Special
Bringin' my baby back

Well, I'm going down to F ...

Orange Blossom Special


Look a-yonder comin'
Comin' down that railroad track
Hey, look a-yonder comin'
Comin' down that railroad track
It's the Orange Blossom Special
Bringin' my baby back

Well, I'm going down to F ...

Orange Blossom Special

(As performed by Johnny Cash)



Look a-yonder comin'

Comin' down that railroad track

Hey, look a-yonder comin'

Comin' down that railroad track

It's the Orange ...

Orange Blossom Special

Look a-yonder comin'

Comin' down that railroad track

Hey, look a-yonder comin'

Comin' down that railroad track

It's the Orange Blossom Special

Bringin' my baby back
...

Peace in the Valley


Well I'm tired and so weary but I must go along
Till the Lord comes and calls calls me away oh yes
Well the morning's so bright and the lamb is the light
And the night night is as black as the ...

Peace in the Valley


Well I'm tired and so weary but I must go along
Till the Lord comes and calls calls me away oh yes
Well the morning's so bright and the lamb is the light
And the night night is as black as the ...

Peace In The Valley

(Thomas Dorsey)

Oh well, I'm tired and so weary

But I must go alone

Till the lord comes and calls, calls me away, oh yes

Well the morning's so bright

And the lamp is alig ...

Personal Jesus


Your own, personal, Jesus
someone to hear your prayers,
someone who cares

Your own, personal, Jesus
someone to hear your prayers,
someone who's there

Feeling unknown
and you're all alone, ...

Personal Jesus

[Originally by Depeche Mode]



Your own, personal, Jesus

someone to hear your prayers,

someone who cares



Your own, personal, Jesus

someone to hear your prayer ...

Pickin Time

(Spoken)

I got cotton in the bottom land

It's up and growin' and I got a good stand

My good wife and them kids of mine

Gonna get new shoes, come Pickin' Time

Get new shoe ...

Pickin' Time


Words and music by Johnny Cash



(Spoken)
I got cotton in the bottom land
It's up and growin' and I got a good stand
My good wife and them kids of mine
Gonna get new shoes, come Pickin' Tim ...

Pochohantas


Aurora borealis
The icy sky at night
Paddles cut the water
In a long and hurried flight
From the white man
to the fields of green
And the homeland
we've never seen.

They killed us in our t ...

Precious Memories


(Precious mem'ries)
Precious mem'ries unseen angel sent from somewhere to my soul
How they linger ever near me and the sacred past unfolds
Precious mem'ries how they linger how they ever flood ...

Ragged Old Flag



I walked through a county courthouse square,
On a park bench an old man was sitting there.
I said, "Your old courthouse is kinda run down."
He said, "Naw, it'll do for our little town."
I said ...

Ragged Old Flag

By John R. Cash



I walked through a county courthouse square,

On a park bench an old man was sitting there.

I said, "Your old courthouse is kinda run down."

He said, ...

Ragged Old Flag

I walked through a county courthouse square

On a park bench, an old man was sittin' there.

I said, "Your old court house is kinda run down,

He said, "Naw, it'll do for our little tow ...

Redemption


From the hands it came down
From the side it came down
From the feet it came down
And ran to the ground
Between heaven and hell
A teardrop fell In the deep crimson dew
The tree of life g ...

REDEMPTION

From the hands it came down From the side it came down From the feet it came down And ran to the ground Between heaven and hell A teardrop fell In the deep crimson dew The tree of life grew


Redemption

From the hands it came down

From the side it came down

From the feet it came down

And ran to the ground

Between heaven and hell

A teardrop fell In the deep crimson dew

Redemption Song (featuring Joe Strummer)


Old pirates, yes, they rob I;
Sold I to the merchant ships,
Minutes after they took I
From the bottomless pit.
But my hand was made strong
By the 'and of the Almighty.
We forward in this gener ...

Remember Me (I'm The One Who Loves You)


When you're all alone and blue
No one to tell your troubles to
Remember me, I'm the one who loves you

When this world has turned you down
And not a true friend can be found
Remember me, I'm ...

Remember The Alamo


A hundred and eighty were challenged by Travis to die
By the line that he drew with his sword when the battle was high
Any man that will fight to the death cross over
But if you want to live y ...

Ride This Train (Part 1)


Ride this train up and down and across a strange wonderful land
It's almost like a fairyland when you to think about it
You go through places with names like Tuscaloosa Kokomo Muskogee Oshkosh S ...

Ride This Train (Part 2)


Ride this train to any little trail in the West you may find me riding alone late at night
My poor old horse don't understand why I ride at night and sleep in the daytime
Or why we ride in the b ...

Ride This Train (Part 3)


Ride this train to Roseburg Oregon now there's a town for you
And you talk about rough
You know a lot of places in the country claim Paul Bunyon lived there
But you should have seen Roseburg w ...

Ride This Train (Part 4)


Ride this train to Bogaloosa Louisiana see these swamps and forest
Man's never set foot in a lot of it
You'll find aligator mink coon possum squirrel otter and the lakes're full of fish
You'll ...

Ride This Train (Part 5)


Ride this train to Pionridge Mississippi see that levee there
It's built to hold back the waters of Ol' Man River when he gets on a rampage
And he gets on a rampage believe me
One of these day ...

Ride This Train (Part 6)


Ride this train to any country fair in this land now here's a hard working happy people
Mrs Jones baked the finest pie for the contest this year
And Mr Brown's got the biggest fattest old sow yo ...

Ride This Train (Part 7)


Ride this train to Dyess Arkansas see this cottonland
Some of us are so poor now you'd have to sell 'em a sack of fertilizer
To raise an umbrella
They grade the cotton according to the length ...

Ride This Train (Part 8)


Ride this train let me show you a land of rolling hills and tall corn
A land of hard working people where rewards are often very small
This is Pella Iowa
My mother and father brought me here i ...

Ring Of Fire


Written by June Carter and Merle Kilgore
Recorded by Johnny Cash on 3/25/63
Number one - County Chart; Number 17 - Pop Chart


Love Is A Burning Thing
And It Makes A Fiery Ring
Bound By Wild ...

Ring Of Fire


Love Is A Burning Thing
And It Makes A Fiery Ring
Bound By Wild Desire
I Fell Into A Ring Of Fire

CHORUS:
I Fell Into A Burning Ring Of Fire
I Went Down, Down, Down
And The Flames Went High ...

Ring Of Fire


Love Is A Burning Thing
And It Makes A Fiery Ring
Bound By Wild Desire
I Fell Into A Ring Of Fire

CHORUS:
I Fell Into A Burning Ring Of Fire
I Went Down, Down, Down
And The Flames Went High ...

Ring Of Fire


Love Is A Burning Thing
And It Makes A Fiery Ring
Bound By Wild Desire
I Fell Into A Ring Of Fire

CHORUS:
I Fell Into A Burning Ring Of Fire
I Went Down, Down, Down
And The Flames Went High ...

Ring Of Fire

Written by June Carter and Merle Kilgore

Recorded by Johnny Cash on 3/25/63

Number one - County Chart

Number 17 - Pop Chart



Love Is A Burning Thing

And It Ma ...

Ring Of Fire

Love is a burning thing

and it makes a fiery ring

bound by wild desire

I fell in to a ring of fire...



I fell in to a burning ring of fire

I went down,down,do ...

Ringing The Bells For Jim


The father heard church bells at midnight a wrong time for church bells to chime
He went to the tower found a little girl there said why ring the bells at this time
I'm just ringing the bells fo ...

Rock Island Line


Now, this heres the story about the Rock Island Line
The Rock Island line, she runs down into New Orleans
Theres a big toll gate down there
And, y know, if you got certain things on board
Whe ...

ROCK ISLAND LINE

(Huddie Ledbetter)







Now this here is the story about the Rock Island Line



Well, the Rock Island Line she runs down into New Orleans



There's ...

Rock Of Ages


Rock of ages cleft for me let me hide myself in Thee
Let the water and the blood from Thy wounded side which fload
Thee of sin the double cure save from raft and make me pure
[ strings ]
Let ...

ROCKABILLY BLUES (TEXAS 1955)

(J.R. Cash)







I took a tour to Texas



And from Waco I called you



But day by day no answer



And I'm Big Bluebonnet blue

< ...

ROCKABILLY BLUES (TEXAS 1955)

(J.R. Cash)







I took a tour to Texas



And from Waco I called you



But day by day no answer



And I'm Big Bluebonnet blue

< ...

Roughneck


Born to be a roughneck I'll never amount to nothin'
Pullin' case and layin' pipe is hard labor
Well I was born in a boomer shack bout a half mile from town
Papa was a driller on a wildcat crew ...

Rowboat


Rowboat
Row me to the shore
She don't
Wanna be my friend no more
She dug a hole
In the bottom of my soul
She don't
Wanna be my friend no more

Pick me up
Gimme some food to eat
In your tr ...

Rowboat


Rowboat
Row me to the shore
She don't
Wanna be my friend no more
She dug a hole
In the bottom of my soul
She don't
Wanna be my friend no more

Pick me up
Gimme some food to eat
In your tr ...

Rowboat

Rowboat Row me to the shore She don't wanna be my friend no more She dug a hole in the bottom of my soul She don't wanna be my friend no more Pick me up Gimme some food to eat In you . . . Goin' no pl ...

Rowboat

Rowboat Row me to the shore

She don't wanna be my friend no more

She dug a hole in the bottom of my soul

She don't wanna be my friend no more

Pick me up Gimme some food to eat ...

Run Softly, Blue River


(Run softly Blue River my darlin's asleep run softly Blue River run cool and deep)
Run softly Blue River my darlin's asleep run softly Blue River run cool and deep
Oh I thrill to her kisses and ...

Rusty Cage


You wired me awake
And hit me with a hand of broken nails
You tied my lead and pulled my chain
To watch my blood begin to boil

But I'm gonna break
I'm gonna break my
I'm gonna break my ...

Rusty Cage


You wired me awake
And hit me with a hand of broken nails
You tied my lead and pulled my chain
To watch my blood begin to boil

But I'm gonna break
I'm gonna break my
I'm gonna break my ...

Rusty Cage

You wired me awake And hit me with a hand of broken nails You tied my lead and pulled my chain To watch my blood begin to boil



But I'm gonna break I'm gonna break my I'm gonna break my ...

Rusty Cage

You wired me awake

And hit me with a hand of broken nails

You tied my lead and pulled my chain

To watch my blood begin to boil



But I'm gonna break

I'm gonna break ...

Salty Dog


Standing on the corner with the lowdown blues
A great big hole in the bottom of my shoes
Honey let me be your salty dog

Let me be your salty dog
Or I won't be your little man at all
Honey let ...

Sam Hall


Well, my name it is Sam Hall, Sam Hall.
Yes, my name it is Sam Hall; it is Sam Hall.
My name it is Sam Hall an' I hate you, one and all.
An' I hate you, one and all:
Damn your eyes.

I killed ...

Sam Hall

Well, my name it is Sam Hall, Sam Hall.

Yes, my name it is Sam Hall; it is Sam Hall.

My name it is Sam Hall an' I hate you, one and all.

An' I hate you, one and all:

Damn your ...

San Quentin


San Quentin, you've been livin' hell to me
You've hosted me since nineteen sixty three
I've seen 'em come and go and I've seen them die
And long ago I stopped askin' why

San Quentin, I hate ev ...

San Quentin

by John R. Cash

Recorded 2/24/69



San Quentin, you've been livin' hell to me

You've hosted me since nineteen sixty three

I've seen 'em come and go and I've seen them ...

San Quentin

San Quentin, you've been livin' hell to me

You've hosted me since nineteen sixty three

I've seen 'em come and go and I've seen them die

And long ago I stopped askin' why


...

Sea Of Heartbreak


The lights In the harbor
Don't shine for me
I'm like a lost ship adrift on the sea
Sea of heartbreak
Lost love and loneliness
Memories of your caress
So divine I wish you were mine
Aga ...

Sea Of Heartbreak

The lights In the harbor Don't shine for me I'm like a lost ship adrift on the sea Sea of heartbreak Lost love and loneliness Memories of your caress So divine I wish you were mine Again my dear I am ...

Sea Of Heartbreak

The lights In the harbor

Don't shine for me

I'm like a lost ship adrift on the sea

Sea of heartbreak

Lost love and loneliness

Memories of your caress

So divine I wi ...

seasons of my heart

The seasons come, the seasons go

We get a little sunshine, rain and snow

Just the way that it was planned to be

But there's no seasons in my heart

While you play the lea ...

seasons of my heart

The seasons come, the seasons go

We get a little sunshine, rain and snow

Just the way that it was planned to be

But there's no seasons in my heart

While you play the lea ...

SEE RUBY FALL

Written by Johnny Cash and Roy Orbison



Well I new someday, Ruby would be leavin'

That she wasn't happy livin' quietly, quietly

'Cause she would get the bedroom look each ...

SEE RUBY FALL

Written by Johnny Cash and Roy Orbison



Well I new someday, Ruby would be leavin'

That she wasn't happy livin' quietly, quietly

'Cause she would get the bedroom look each ...

Send A Picture Of Mother


After seven years behind these bars together
I'll miss you more than a brother when you go when you go
If only I had not tried to escape
They'd barred me with you I know yes I know

Won't you ...

Send A Picture Of Mother

After seven years behind these bars together

I'll miss you more than a brother when you go when you go

If only I had not tried to escape

They'd barred me with you I know yes I know

September When It Comes

There's a cross above the baby's bed,

A Saviour in her dreams.

But she was not delivered then,

And the baby became me.

There's a light inside the darkened room,

A footste ...

September When It Comes

There's a cross above the baby's bed,

A Saviour in her dreams.

But she was not delivered then,

And the baby became me.

There's a light inside the darkened room,

A footste ...

Shepherd Of My Heart


You're the shepherd of my heart so treat it tenderly
It's a heart that needs your everloving care
You're the shepherd of my heart until eternity lead it not into the valley of despair
While it ...

Silent Night


(Silent night holy night)
Silent night holy night all is calm all is bright
Round young virgin mother and child holy infant so tender and mild
Sleep in heavenly peace sleep in heavenly peace
...

Sing It Pretty, Sue


So you gave up all between us for a glamorous carear
And with all your talent you should be the big star of the year
Then you'll be public property so I release my claim to you
Go on and give ...

Singer Of Song


Im not a savior, and Im not a saint.
The man with the answers I certainly aint.
I wouldnt tell you whats right or whats wrong.
Im just a singer of songs.

But I can take you for a walk ...

Slow Rider


I ride an old paint he's on the worryside
And I'm a saddle tramp about to cross the great divide
Where there's grass in the coolies and water in the drawl
And the forty pound saddle won't make ...

Snow In His Hair


The years have been many the years have been long
But at last I'm returning to daddy and home
He's looking my way though he hardly can see
God bless my old daddy he recognize me
There's snow ...

Snow In His Hair


The years have been many the years have been long
But at last I'm returning to daddy and home
He's looking my way though he hardly can see
God bless my old daddy he recognize me
There's snow ...

So Doggone Lonesome


I do my best to hide this lowdown feelin'
I try to make believe there's nothing wrong
But they're always asking me about you darling
And it hurts me so to tell 'em that you're gone
If they ask ...

Softly & Tenderly


Softly and tenderly,Jesus is calling
Calling for you and for me
See,on the portals he's waiting and watching
Watching for you and for me

Come home,come home
Ye who are weary,come home
Earnes ...

Softly And Tenderly


Softly and tenderly Jesus is calling calling for you and for me
See on the portal he's waiting and watching watching for you and for me
Come home come home ya who are weary come home
Earnestly ...

Softly And Tenderly

(Rebecca Lynn Howard)

Softly and tenderly,Jesus is calling

Calling for you and for me

See,on the portals he's waiting and watching

Watching for you and for me



Come ...

Solitary Man


Belinda was mine 'til the time that I found her
Holdin' Jim
And lovin' him
Then Sue came along, loved me strong, that's what I thought
e and Sue,
But that died, too.

Don't know that I will b ...

Solitary Man


Belinda was mine 'til the time that I found her
Holdin' Jim
And lovin' him
Then Sue came along, loved me strong, that's what I thought
e and Sue,
But that died, too.

Don't know that I will b ...

Solitary Man

Belinda was mine 'til the time that I found her

Holdin' Jim

And lovin' him

Then Sue came along, loved me strong, that's what I thought

But me and Sue,

That died, too.

Song Of The Patriot


Im a flag waving, patriotic nephew of my Uncle Sam
A rough riding fighting Yankee man
I love mom and applie pie,
And the freedoms that we all enjoy across this beautiful land
I work hard and I ...

Song Of The Patriot
(feat. Marty Robbins)

I'm a flag waving, patriotic nephew of my Uncle Sam

A rough riding fighting Yankee man

I love mom and applie pie,

And the freedoms that we all enjoy across this beautiful land

...

Song Of The Patriot
(feat. Marty Robbins)

I'm a flag waving, patriotic nephew of my Uncle Sam

A rough riding fighting Yankee man

I love mom and applie pie,

And the freedoms that we all enjoy across this beautiful land

...

Southern Accents


There's a southern accent, where I come from The young'uns call it country The Yankees call it dumb I got my own way of talkin' But everything is done, with a southern accent Where I come from

No ...

Southern Accents


There's a southern accent, where I come from The young'uns call it country The Yankees call it dumb I got my own way of talkin' But everything is done, with a southern accent Where I come from

No ...

Southern Accents

There's a southern accent, where I come from The young'uns call it country The Yankees call it dumb I got my own way of talkin' But everything is done, with a southern accent Where I come from

...

Southern Accents

There's a southern accent, where I come from

The young'uns call it country

The Yankees call it dumb

I got my own way of talkin'

But everything is done, with a southern accent

SOUTHWIND

Writer: Johnny Cash







South- wind



You picked her up in Jacksonville



And left me cold and lonesome in the rain



South- wind ...

SOUTHWIND

Writer: Johnny Cash







South- wind



You picked her up in Jacksonville



And left me cold and lonesome in the rain



South- wind ...

Spiritual


Jesus I don't wanna die alone Jesus oh Jesus I don't wanna die alone

My love wasn't true Now all I have is you

Jesus oh Jesus I don't wanna die alone

Jesus If you hear my last breath
Don' ...

Spiritual

Jesus I don't wanna die alone Jesus oh Jesus I don't wanna die alone



My love wasn't true Now all I have is you



Jesus oh Jesus I don't wanna die alone



Jesus ...

Spiritual

Jesus

I don't wanna die alone

Jesus oh Jesus

I don't wanna die alone



My love wasn't true

Now all I have is you



Jesus oh Jesus

I don't wanna die ...

Starkville City Jail


Well, I left my motel room, down at the Starkville Motel,
The town had gone to sleep and I was feelin' fairly well.
I strolled along the sidewalk 'neath the sweet magnolia trees;

I was whistlin ...

Starkville City Jail

by Johnny Cash



Well, I left my motel room, down at the Starkville Motel,

The town had gone to sleep and I was feelin' fairly well.

I strolled along the sidewalk 'neath the ...

Starkville City Jail

Well, I left my motel room, down at the Starkville Motel,

The town had gone to sleep and I was feelin' fairly well.

I strolled along the sidewalk 'neath the sweet magnolia trees;


Still In Town


To love you so and still not have you will destroy me in time
So I'm goin' away where nobody knows me and get you off of my mind
I've packed my things a dozen times but unpack is all I do
Yes ...

STILL IN TOWN

Written by Hank Cochran and Harlan Howard (As performed by Johnny Cash)



To love you so, and still not have you

Will destroy me in time

So I'm goin' away, where nobody kno ...

Streets of Laredo


As I walked out on the streets of Laredo.
As I walked out on Laredo one day,
I spied a poor cowboy wrapped in white linen,
Wrapped in white linen as cold as the clay.

"I can see by your outfit ...

Streets Of Laredo

As I walked out on the streets of Laredo.

As I walked out on Laredo one day,

I spied a poor cowboy wrapped in white linen,

Wrapped in white linen as cold as the clay.



"I ...

Sunday Mornin Comin Down

Well I woke up Sunday morning

With no way to hold my head, that didn't hurt

And the beer I had for breakfast wasn't bad,

So I had one more for dessert.

Then I fumbled in my clo ...

Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down

Well I woke up Sunday morning
With no way to hold my head, that didn't hurt
And the beer I had for breakfast wasn't bad,
So I had one more for dessert.
Then I fumbled in my closet through my cloth ...

Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down


Well I woke up Sunday morning
With no way to hold my head, that didn't hurt
And the beer I had for breakfast wasn't bad,
So I had one more for dessert.
Then I fumbled in my closet through my clo ...

Sunday Morning Coming Down


Well I woke up Sunday morning
With no way to hold my head, that didn't hurt
And the beer I had for breakfast wasn't bad
So I had one more for dessert
Then I fumbled in my closet through my clo ...

Sunday Morning Coming Down

Well, I woke up Sunday morning

With no way to hold my head that didn't hurt.

And the beer I had for breakfast wasn't bad,

So I had one more for dessert.

Then I fumbled in my cl ...

Suppertime


Many years ago in days of childhood I used to play till evening SHADOWS CAME
THEN winding down AN old familiar pathway I hear my mother call at setting sun
Come home come home it's suppertime the ...

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot


Well now I looked over Jordan and what did I see comin' for to carry me home
There was a band of angels a comin' after me comin' for to carry me home
Swing low sweet chariot comin' for to carry ...

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot


Well now I looked over Jordan and what did I see comin' for to carry me home
There was a band of angels a comin' after me comin' for to carry me home
Swing low sweet chariot comin' for to carry ...

T Is For Texas


T for texas, T for Tennessee
T for texas, T for Tennessee
T for Thelma, woman made a fool out of me

If you don't want me baby, mama you sure don't got to stall
If you don't want me baby, mama ...

T Is For Texas

Give me a t for texas, give me a t for tennessee

Give me a t for texas, give me a t for tennessee

Give me a t for thelma, woman made a fool out of me



If you don't want me baby ...

Taller Than Trees


On your knees you are taller than trees you can look over heartaches and pain
When my faith is gone to my knees I will go growing stronger and taller than trees
One night it was a long time ago ...

Tear Stained Letter


I'm gonna write a tear stained letter,
I'm gonna mail it straight to you.
I'm gonna bring back to your mind,
What you said about always bein' true.
Bout our secret hidin' places;
Bein' daily sa ...

Tear Stained Letter

I'm gonna write a tear stained letter,

I'm gonna mail it straight to you.

I'm gonna bring back to your mind,

What you said about always bein' true.

Bout our secret hidin' place ...

Tell Him I'm Gone


You take this hammer take it to the capt hey take this hammer take it to the capt
Take this hammer take it to the capt you can tell him I'm gone tell him I'm gone
Cause I ain't gonna take no mor ...

Tennessee Flat Top Box

In a little cabaret in a South Texas border town,

Sat a boy and his guitar, and the people came from all around.

And all the girls from there to Austin,

Were slippin' away from h ...

Tennessee Flat Top Box

In a little cabaret in a South Texas border town,

Sat a boy and his guitar, and the people came from all around.

And all the girls from there to Austin,

Were slippin' away from home ...

Tennessee Flat-Top Box


In a little cabaret in a South Texas border town,
Sat a boy and his guitar, and the people came from all around.
And all the girls from there to Austin,
Were slippin' away from home and puttin' ...

Tennessee Flat-Top Box


In a little cabaret in a South Texas border town,
Sat a boy and his guitar, and the people came from all around.
And all the girls from there to Austin,
Were slippin' away from home and puttin' ...

Tennessee Flat-Top Box

In a little cabaret in a South Texas border town,

Sat a boy and his guitar, and the people came from all around.

And all the girls from there to Austin,

Were slippin' away from home ...

Tennessee Stud


Back about eighteen and twenty-five
I left Tennessee very much alive
I never would've made it through the Arkansas mud
If I hadn't been riding on the Tennessee Stud

Had some trouble with my ...

TENNESSEE STUD

Back about eighteen and twenty-five I left Tennessee very much alive I never would've made it through the Arkansas mud If I hadn't been riding on the Tennessee Stud



Had some trouble wit ...

Tennessee Stud

Back about eighteen and twenty-five

I left Tennessee very much alive

I never would've made it through the Arkansas mud

If I hadn't been riding on the Tennessee Stud



Had ...

That Lucky Old Sun


Up in the mornin', out on the job
Work like the devil for my pay.
But that lucky old sun has nothin' to do
But roll around heaven all day.

Had a fuss with my woman, an' I toil for my kids,
An ...

That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day)

Up in the mornin', out on the job

Work like the devil for my pay.

But that lucky old sun has nothin' to do

But roll around heaven all day.



Had a fuss with my woman, an' ...

That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day)

Up in the mornin', out on the job

Work like the devil for my pay.

But that lucky old sun has nothin' to do

But roll around heaven all day.



Had a fuss with my woman, an' ...

That's All Over


Mhm mhm when you left I shed a million teardrops over you
But that's all over my crying days are through
When you left my heart was cold and every day was blue
But that's all over I've found s ...

That's Enough


Well now I heard that you been thinking bout me really I don't mind
I know you try to block my progress a lot of the time
Well the mean things you said don't make me feel bad
Cause I can't mis ...

That's The Truth


Saw a girl in Tampa I asked her for a date
She said baby I'm a sailor this thing better waits
I said I don't believe you would you show me some proof
She showed me her tattoo then I knew that ...

The Alamo

By Johnny Cash







A hundred and eighty were challenged by Travis to die



By the line that he drew with his sword when the battle was nigh



Any ...

The Ballad Of Ira Hayes


Ira Hayes,
Ira Hayes

CHORUS:
Call him drunken Ira Hayes
He won't answer anymore
Not the whiskey drinkin' Indian
Nor the Marine that went to war

Gather round me people there's a story I ...

The Ballad Of Ira Hayes


Ira Hayes,
Ira Hayes

CHORUS:
Call him drunken Ira Hayes
He won't answer anymore
Not the whiskey drinkin' Indian
Nor the Marine that went to war

Gather round me people there's a story I ...

The Ballad Of Ira Hayes

Ira Hayes,

Ira Hayes



Call him drunken Ira Hayes

He won't answer anymore

Not the whiskey drinkin' Indian

Nor the Marine that went to war



Gather round m ...

The Baron

Wish I had a known ya

When you were a little younger

Around me you might have learned

a thing or two

If I had known you longer

You might be a little Stronger

The Baron

Wish I had a known ya

When you were a little younger

Around me you might have learned

a thing or two

If I had known you longer

You might be a little Stronger

The Baron

If I were a carpenter

and you were a lady,

Would you marry me anyway?

Would you have my baby?



If a tinker were my trade

would you still find me, ...

The Beast In Me


The beast in me Is caged by frail and fragile bars Restless by day And by night rants and rages at the stars God help the beast in me

The beast in me Has had to learn to live with pain And how to ...

THE BEAST IN ME

The beast in me Is caged by frail and fragile bars Restless by day And by night rants and rages at the stars God help the beast in me



The beast in me Has had to learn to live with pain ...

The Beast In Me

(Nick Lowe)

The beast in me

Is caged by frail and fragile bars

Restless by day

And by night rants and rages at the stars

God help the beast in me



The beast i ...

The Big Battle


I think sir the battle is over and the young soldier laid down his gun
I'm tired of running for cover I'm certain the bottle is done
For see over there where we fought them it's quiet for they'v ...

The Big Battle

I think sir the battle is over, and the young soldier lay down his gun.

Im tired of running for cover, Im certain the battle is done.

For see over there where we fought them, its quite for ...

The Caretaker


I live in the cemetery ol' caretaker they call me
In the wintertime I rake the leaves and in the summer I cut the weeds
When a funeral comes the people cry and pray
They bury their dead and th ...

The Caretaker (fka Who's Gonna Cry)


he Caretaker

I live in the cemetery ol' caretaker they call me
In the wintertime I rake the leaves and in the summer I cut the weeds
When a funeral comes the people cry and pray
They bury th ...

The Christmas Spirit


(Praises sing to Christ the King and peace to men on earth)
On Christmas Eve I dreamed I traveled all around the earth
And in my dream I saw and heard the ways the different people hail the king ...

THE FOURTH MAN

Written by Arthur Smith







Refrain:



They wouldn't bend



They held on to the will of God so we are told



They wouldn't bow

The Fourth Man In The Fire


Refrain:
They wouldn't bend
They held on to the will of God so we are told
They wouldn't bow
They would not bow their knees to Idols made of gold
They wouldn't burn
They were protected by the ...

The Fourth Man In The Fire

[Chorus:]

They wouldn't bend

They held on to the will of God so we are told

They wouldn't bow

They would not bow their knees to Idols made of gold

They wouldn't burn

The Gambler

Written by Don Schlitz.

( Writers Night Music.)

From "Gone Girl", 1978, CBS.



About 20 years ago, on a train bound for nowhere,

I met up with The Gambler; We were b ...

The Gambler

Written by Don Schlitz.

( Writers Night Music.)

From "Gone Girl", 1978, CBS.



About 20 years ago, on a train bound for nowhere,

I met up with The Gambler; We were b ...

The Great Speckled Bird


What a beautiful thought I am thinking concerning the great speckled bird
And to know that my name is recorded on the pages of God's holy word
Desiring to lower her standards they watch every mo ...

The L & N Don't Stop Here Anymore


When I was a curly headed baby
My daddy sat me down upon his knee
He said, "Boy, you go to school and learn your letters
Don't you be a dirty miner like me"

I was born and raised in the mouth ...

The Lady Came From Baltimore

Written by Tim Hardin.

( Alley Music/Trio Music.)

From "John R. Cash", 1974, Columbia Records.



The lady came from Baltimore and all she wore was lace.

She didn't k ...

The Lady Came From Baltimore

Written by Tim Hardin.

( Alley Music/Trio Music.)

From "John R. Cash", 1974, Columbia Records.



The lady came from Baltimore and all she wore was lace.

She didn't k ...

The Legend of John Henry's Hammer


John Henry's Pappy woke him up one midnight
He said before the sheriff comes I wanna tell you, listen boy,
said learn to hoist a jack, and learn to lay a track, learn to pick and shovel too, and t ...

The Legend of John Henry's Hammer


John Henry's Pappy woke him up one midnight
He said before the sheriff comes I wanna tell you, listen boy,
said learn to hoist a jack, and learn to lay a track, learn to pick and shovel too, and t ...

The Long Black Veil


Ten years ago on a cold dark night,
someone was killed 'neath the town hall lights.
There were few at the scene, but they all agreed,
that the slayer who ran looked a lot like me.

Chorus ~ She ...

The Long Black Veil

Ten years ago, on a cold dark night

Someone was killed, 'neath the town hall light

There were few at the scene, but they all agreed

That the slayer who ran, looked a lot like me

The Man Comes Around


Opening Introduction (Spoken part)

And I heard as it were the noise of thunder
One of the four beasts saying come and see and I saw
And behold a white horse

Song

There's a man going arou ...

The Man Comes Around


Opening Introduction (Spoken part)

And I heard as it were the noise of thunder
One of the four beasts saying come and see and I saw
And behold a white horse

Song

There's a man going arou ...

The Man Comes Around

There's a man going around taking names

And he decides who to free and who to blame

Everybody won't be treated all the same

There'll be a golden ladder reaching down

When the M ...

The Man Comes Around (Alt take)


The Man Comes Around (Alt take) Lyrics

Opening Introduction (Spoken part)

And I heard as it were the noise of thunder
One of the four beasts saying come and see and I saw
And behold a white ...

The Man On The Hill


Will we get cold and hungry will times be very bad
When we're needin' bread and meat where we gonna get it dad
We'll get it from the man in the house on the hill
Yes we will from the man on th ...

The Man Who Couldn't Cry


There once was a man who just couldn't cry
He hadn't cried for years and for years
Napalmed babies and the movie love story
For instance could not produce tears
As a child he had cried as all ch ...

The Man Who Couldnt Cry

There once was a man who just couldn't cry He hadn't cried for years and for years Napalmed babies and the movie love story For instance could not produce tears As a child he had cried as all children ...

The Man Who Couldnt Cry

There once was a man who just couldn't cry He hadn't cried for years and for years Napalmed babies and the movie love story For instance could not produce tears As a child he had cried as all children ...

The Mercy Seat


It ALL began when they come took me from my home
And put me on Death Row,
a crime for which I am totally innocent, you know.

I began to warm and chill
To objects and their fields,
A ragged cu ...

The Mercy Seat

It began when they come took me from my home

And put me on Death Row,

a crime for which I am totally innocent, you know.



I began to warm and chill

To objects and their f ...

The Night Hank Williams Came To Town


Harry Truman was our president
A coke an burger cost you thirty cents
I was still in love with Mavis Brown
On the night Hank Williams came to town.

"I Love Lucy" debuted on TV
That was one bi ...

The Night Hank Williams Came To Town

Harry Truman was our president

A coke an burger cost you thirty cents

I was still in love with Mavis Brown

On the night Hank Williams came to town.



"I Love Lucy" de ...

The Night Hank Williams Came To Town

Harry Truman was our president

A coke an burger cost you thirty cents

I was still in love with Mavis Brown

On the night Hank Williams came to town.



"I Love Lucy" de ...

The Old Account


Well it was a time on earth when in the books of heaven
An old account was standing for sins yet unforgiven
My name was at the top and many things below
But I went unto the keeper and settled ...

The Old Rugged Cross


On a hill far away stood an old rugged cross the emblem of suffering and shame
And I love that old cross where the dearest and best
For a word of lost sinners was slain
So I'll cherish the old ...

The One On The Left Is On The Right

There once was a musical troupe

A pickin' singin' folk group

They sang the mountain ballads

And the folk songs of our land



They were long on musical ability

The One On The Left Is On The Right

There once was a musical troupe

A pickin' singin' folk group

They sang the mountain ballads

And the folk songs of our land



They were long on musical ability

The One On The Right Is On The Left


There once was a musical troupe
A pickin' singin' folk group
They sang the mountain ballads
And the folk songs of our land

They were long on musical ability
Folks thought they would go far ...

The One On The Right Is On The Left

There once was a musical troupe

A pickin' singin' folk group

They sang the mountain ballads

And the folk songs of our land



They were long on musical ability

Folks ...

The One Rose


So blue Lonesome too But still true

Rosie haunts me Makes me think of you

You're the one rose that's left in my heart, dear I love you, adore you, I do

Each night in dreamland we wander alo ...

The One Rose


So blue Lonesome too But still true

Rosie haunts me Makes me think of you

You're the one rose that's left in my heart, dear I love you, adore you, I do

Each night in dreamland we wander alo ...

The One Rose

So blue Lonesome too But still true



Rosie haunts me Makes me think of you



You're the one rose that's left in my heart, dear I love you, adore you, I do



Eac ...

The One Rose

So blue Lonesome too But still true



Rosie haunts me Makes me think of you



You're the one rose that's left in my heart, dear I love you, adore you, I do



Each nigh ...

The Rebel - Johnny Yuma

Written by A. Fenady & R. Markowitz



Johnny Yuma was a rebel

He roamed through the west

Did Johnny Yuma, the rebel

He wandered alone



He got fightin' ...

The Rebel Johnny Yuma


(Away away way he rode the Rebel Johnny Yuma)
Johnny Yuma was the rebel he roamed through the west
Yeah Johnny Yuma the rebel he wandered alone
He got fightin' mad this rebel lad he packed no ...

The Rebel-Johnny Yuma


Johnny Yuma was a rebel
He roamed through the west
Did Johnny Yuma, the rebel
He wandered alone

He got fightin' mad
This rebel lad
He packed no star
As he wandered far
Where the only law
...

The Rebel-Johnny Yuma

[Chorus:]

Johnny Yuma was a rebel

He roamed through the west

Did Johnny Yuma, the rebel

He wandered alone



He got fightin' mad

This rebel lad

He packed ...

The Running Kind (featuring Tom Petty)


I was born the running kind
With leaving always on my mind
Home was never home to me
At anytime
Every front door found me hoping
I would find the back door open
There just had to be an exit fo ...

The Running Kind
(feat. Tom Petty)

(Merle Haggard)

I was born the running kind, leaving always on my mind

Home was never home to me at anytime

Every front door found me open I would find the back door open

There ...

The Running Kind
(feat. Tom Petty)

(Merle Haggard)

I was born the running kind, leaving always on my mind

Home was never home to me at anytime

Every front door found me open I would find the back door open

There ...

The Talking Leaves


Sequoia's winters were sixteen silent tongue spirit clean
He walked at his father's side
Across the smoking battle ground where red and white men lay all around
So many here had died
The win ...

The Ten Commandments


Moses led God's children out to find the promised land
And on the way he'd stop each day and look to Heaven and
Asked God for help as he could not withstand the task alone
And then one day he ...

The Troubadour


(Troubadour troubadour troubadour)
The troubadour the troubadour sings from his heart
The song that's the hit of the show
Watch him sing and play the strings of his guitar alone in the bright ...

The Vanishing Race


Ii Ii ou Ii Ii Ii ou Ii Ii ou
Oh wagon trains rollin' along they fade from my visions and in time will be gone
I see an eagle in space my people will follow oh oh a vanishing race
Ii Ii ou Ii ...

The Wall


There's alot of strange men in cellblock ten
But the strangest of em' all
Was a friend of mine who spent his time
Starin at the wall...
Starin at the wall...

In his hand was a note that his ...

The Wall

Theres a lot of strange men in cell block ten

But the strangest of them all

Was a friend of mine who spent his time staring at the wall

Staring at thewall



As he stared a ...

The Wanderer


THE WANDERER - U2 with Johnny Cash
(U2/Bono) written Gordan Lightfoot ??

I went out walking through the streets paved with gold
lifted some stones
saw the skin and bones
of a city without a s ...

The Wanderer
(feat. U2)

(U2)

I went out walking

Through streets paved with gold

Lifted some stones

Saw the skin and bones

Of a city without a soul

I went out walking

Under an atomic ...

The Wanderer
(feat. U2)

(U2)

I went out walking

Through streets paved with gold

Lifted some stones

Saw the skin and bones

Of a city without a soul

I went out walking

Under an atomic ...

The Ways Of A Woman In Love

Johnny Cash



You've cut out your dancing'

And you never see a show

Friends drop by to pick you up

And you hardly ever go

It seems your head in in the clouds a ...

The Ways Of A Woman In Love

Johnny Cash



You've cut out your dancing'

And you never see a show

Friends drop by to pick you up

And you hardly ever go

It seems your head in in the clouds a ...

The Wreck Of The Old '97


Well they gave him his orders at Monroe Virginia sayin' Steve you're way behind time
This is not 38 this is old 97 put her into Spencer on time
Then he turned around and said to his black greasy ...

There You Go


You're gonna break another heart, you're gonna tell another lie
Well here I am and there you go, you're gone again
I know you're gonna be the way you've always been
Breakin' hearts and tellin' li ...

THERE YOU GO

(J.R. Cash)







You're gonna break another heart, you're gonna tell another lie



Well here I am and there you go, you're gone again



I know you' ...

There You Go

You're gonna break another heart, you're gonna tell another lie

Well here I am and there you go, you're gone again

I know you're gonna be the way you've always been

Breakin' hearts a ...

These Hands


These hands aren't the hands of a gentleman these hands are calloused and old
These hands raised a family these hands built a home
Now these hands raised to praise the Lord
These hands won the ...

These Things Shall Pass

These things shall pass and some great morning
We'll look back and smile at heartaches we have known
So don't forget when shadows gather
The Lord our God is still the King upon his throne
A ro ...

Thirteen


Bad luck wind been blowing at my back
I was born to bring trouble to wherever I'm at

Got the number thirteen tattooed on my neck
When the ink starts to itch, then the black will turn to red
...

Thirteen


Bad luck wind been blowing at my back
I was born to bring trouble to wherever I'm at

Got the number thirteen tattooed on my neck
When the ink starts to itch, then the black will turn to red
...

THIRTEEN

Bad luck wind been blowing at my back I was born to bring trouble to wherever I'm at Got the number thirteen tattooed on my neck When the ink starts to itch, then the black will turn to red


Thirteen

(Glen Danzig)

Bad luck wind been blowing at my back

I was born to bring trouble to wherever

I'm at Got the number thirteen tattooed on my neck

When the ink starts to itch, then ...

TIME OF THE PREACHER

It was the time of the preacher

When the story began

Of the choice of a lady

And the love of a man



And how he loved her so dearly

He went out of his mind

Whe ...

TIME OF THE PREACHER

It was the time of the preacher

When the story began

Of the choice of a lady

And the love of a man



And how he loved her so dearly

He went out of his mind

Whe ...

TRAIN OF LOVE

(Johnny Cash)







Train of love's a-comin'



Big black wheels a-hummin'



People waitin' at the station



Happy hearts are drummin'

TRAIN OF LOVE

(Johnny Cash)







Train of love's a-comin'



Big black wheels a-hummin'



People waitin' at the station



Happy hearts are drummin'

Troubador

Lyrics and music by Walker







The Troubador, the Troubador, sings from his heart



the song that's the hit of the show



Watch him sing and play ...

Troubador

Lyrics and music by Walker







The Troubador, the Troubador, sings from his heart



the song that's the hit of the show



Watch him sing and play ...

Trouble In Mind


Trouble in mind, I'm blue
But I won't be blue always,
'Cause that sun is gonna shine in my back door someday

I'm going down to the river
I'm going top take me a rocking chair
and if the blues ...

Troublesome Waters


Troublesome waters much blacker than night
Are hiding from view of the harbor's bright lights
Tossed in the turmoil of life's stormy sea I cry to my Saviour have mercy on me
Then gently I'm fe ...

TROUBLESOME WATERS

(M. Carter - E.J. Carter - Deen)



Troublesome waters much blacker than night

Are hiding from view the harbor's bright light

Tossed in the turmoil of life's stormy sea

Two Timing Woman


I woke up this morning in a terrible mood
Now you talk about a woman treatin' a good man rude
She had me talkin' to myself gazin' at that mean ol' wall
She had another daddy waitin' down at the e ...

Unchained


I have been ungrateful And I have been unwise Restless from the cradle But now I realize It's so hard to see the rainbow Through glasses dark as these Maybe I'll be able From down on my knees

Oh ...

Unchained

I have been ungrateful And I have been unwise Restless from the cradle But now I realize It's so hard to see the rainbow Through glasses dark as these Maybe I'll be able From down on my knees

< ...

Unchained

I have been ungrateful

And I have been unwise

Restless from the cradle

But now I realize

It's so hard to see the rainbow

Through glasses dark as these

Maybe I'll be ...

Understand Your Man


Dont call my name out your window, Im leavin'
I wont even turn my head.
Dont sent your kinfolk to give me no talkin'
Ill be gone, like I said.

Youd just say the same old things
That you ...

Understand Your Man


Dont call my name out your window, Im leavin'
I wont even turn my head.
Dont sent your kinfolk to give me no talkin'
Ill be gone, like I said.

Youd just say the same old things
That you ...

Understand Your Man


Dont call my name out your window, Im leavin'
I wont even turn my head.
Dont sent your kinfolk to give me no talkin'
Ill be gone, like I said.

Youd just say the same old things
That you ...

Understand Your Man


Dont call my name out your window, Im leavin'
I wont even turn my head.
Dont sent your kinfolk to give me no talkin'
Ill be gone, like I said.

Youd just say the same old things
That you ...

Understand Your Man

Johnny Cash



Dont call my name out your window, Im leavin?--

I wont even turn my head.

Dont sent your kinfolk to give me no talkin?--

Ill be gone, like I said.
...

Understand Your Man

Don't call my name out your window, I'm leavin'

I won't even turn my head.

Don't sent your kinfolk to give me no talkin'

I'll be gone, like I said.



You'd just say the sa ...

Waiting For A Train


All around the water tank waitin' for a train
A thousand miles away from home sleeping in the rain
I walked up to a brakeman just to give him a line of talk
He said if you've got money I'll see t ...

Waiting For A Train


All around the water tank waitin' for a train
A thousand miles away from home sleeping in the rain
I walked up to a brakeman just to give him a line of talk
He said if you've got money I'll see t ...

Waiting For A Train

All around the water tank waitin' for a train

A thousand miles away from home sleeping in the rain

I walked up to a brakeman just to give him a line of talk

He said if you've got mon ...

WALK THE LINE

I keep a close watch on this heart of mine. I keep my eyes wide open all the time. I keep the ends out for the tie that binds. Because you're mine, I walk the line.



I find it very, very ...

WALK THE LINE

I keep a close watch on this heart of mine.

I keep my eyes wide open all the time.

I keep the ends out for the tie that binds.

Because you're mine, I walk the line.
...

Wanted Man


Wanted man in California,
Wanted man in Buffalo
Wanted man in Kansas City,
Wanted man in Ohio

Wanted man in Mississippi,
Wanted man in ol' Cheyenne

Wherever you might look tonight you migh ...

Wanted Man

Written by John R. Cash and Bob Dylan

Recorded 10/9/70



Wanted man in California,

Wanted man in Buffalo

Wanted man in Kansas City,

Wanted man in Ohio

< ...

Wanted Man

Wanted man in California,

Wanted man in Buffalo

Wanted man in Kansas City,

Wanted man in Ohio



Wanted man in Mississippi,

Wanted man in ol' Cheyenne



Wh ...

Wayfaring Stranger


Im a poor wayfaring stranger
While traveling thru this world of woe
Yet theres no sickness, toil, or danger
In that bright world to which I go

Im going there to see my Father
Im going the ...

Wayfaring Stranger


Im a poor wayfaring stranger
While traveling thru this world of woe
Yet theres no sickness, toil, or danger
In that bright world to which I go

Im going there to see my Father
Im going the ...

Wayfaring Stranger

I'm a poor wayfaring stranger

While traveling thru this world of woe

Yet there's no sickness, toil, or danger

In that bright world to which I go

I'm going there to see my Fathe ...

We Are The Shepherds


So here is the stable and there is the manger
The new Saviour sleeps on his first earthly night
The wise men brought riches but we brought a candle
It's all that we have but it gives a good li ...

We'll Meet Again


We'll meet again
Don't know where
Don't know when
But I know
We'll meet again
Some sunny day

Keep smilin' thru
Just like you
Always do
'Til the blue skies drive
The dark clouds
Far away ...

We'll Meet Again


We'll meet again
Don't know where
Don't know when
But I know
We'll meet again
Some sunny day

Keep smilin' thru
Just like you
Always do
'Til the blue skies drive
The dark clouds
Far away ...

Were You There (When They Crucified My Lord)


Were you there when they crucified my Lord
Oh were you there when they crucified my Lord
(Oooh sometimes it causes me to tremble) tremble
Were you there when they crucified my Lord
Were you ...

Were You There (When They Crucified My Lord)


Were you there when they crucified my Lord
Oh were you there when they crucified my Lord
(Oooh sometimes it causes me to tremble) tremble
Were you there when they crucified my Lord
Were you ...

Were You There (When They Crucified My Lord)

Were you there when they crucified my Lord

Oh were you there when they crucified my Lord

(Oooh sometimes it causes me to tremble) tremble



Were you there when they crucified my ...

Were You There When They Crucified My Lord (featuring June Carter)


Were you there when they crucified my Lord
Oh were you there when they crucified my Lord
(Oooh sometimes it causes me to tremble) tremble
Were you there when they crucified my Lord
Were you ...

What Do I Care


When I'm all through if I haven't been what they think I should be
If the total isn't high enough when they figure me
When I grow old if there's no gray from worry in my hair
What do I care wh ...

WHAT IS TRUTH

The old man turned off the radio

Said, "Where did all of the old songs go

Kids sure play funny music these days

They play it in the strangest ways"

Said, "it looks to me li ...

What Is Truth?

Johnny Cash



The old man turned off the radio

Said, "Where did all of the old songs go

Kids sure play funny music these days

They play it in the strangest ways"

What Is Truth?

Johnny Cash



The old man turned off the radio

Said, "Where did all of the old songs go

Kids sure play funny music these days

They play it in the strangest ways"

When He Reached Down


Once my soul was astray from the heavenly way
I was wretched and blind as could be
But my Savior in love gave me peace from above
When he reached down his hand for me

When the Savior reached d ...

When He Reached Down His Hand For Me


(When he reached down his hand for me)
Once my soul was astray from the heavenly way I was wretched and vile as could be
But my Saviour in love gave me peace from above
When he reached down hi ...

When He Reached Down His Hand For Me

(When he reached down his hand for me)
Once my soul was astray from the heavenly way I was wretched and vile as could be
But my Saviour in love gave me peace from above
When he reached down his ...

When I Take My Vacation In Heaven


There are those who are taking vacations to the mountains the lakes and the sea
Where they rest from their cares and their troubles
What a wonderful time that must be
But it seems not my lot t ...

When I've Learned Enough To Die


(When I've learned enough to really live I'll be old enough to die old enough to die)
I've met the Master on my knees I was tested I was tried
I've seen the God of heaven paint the fields and co ...

When Papa Played The Dobro


My papa was a hobo when they delivered me
We didn't have a doctor cause he couldn't pay the fee
But when the goin' got too bad to ease his misery
Papa played the dobro this a way and he'd go
...

When The Roll


WHEN THE ROLL IS CALLED UP YONDER (As recorded by Johnny Cash)

G C G
When the trumpet of the Lord shall sound, and time shall be no more,
G A7 D
And the morning breaks, eternal, bright and fai ...

When The Roll Is Called Up Yonder


When the trumpet of the Lord shall sound and time shall be no more
And the morning breaks eternal bright and fair
When the saved diverse shall gather over on the other shore
And the roll is ca ...

Where The Soul Of Man Never Dies


To Canaan's land I'm on my way
Where the soul (of man) never dies
My darkest night will turn to day
Where the soul (of man) never dies

(lead)
No sad farewells
No tear dimmed eyes
Where all ...

Where The Soul Of Man Never Dies

(William M. Golden)

To Canaan's land I'm on my way

Where the soul (of man) never dies

My darkest night will turn to day

Where the soul (of man) never dies



No sad f ...

White Girl


I am stunned and I am broken and my head is in my hand
For she who said she love me will not wed an Indian man
My Gods who were wild ridden stand quiet by my side
For although I loved her she ...

Who Kept The Sheep


The shepherds afar left their flocks by night
Followed the new star by its heavenly light
Did the lambs fear the wolves did they lay down and sleep
Who kept the sheep who kept the sheep
Did ...

Why Me Lord


Why me Lord, what have I ever done
To deserve even one Of the pleasures I've known Tell me Lord, what did I ever do That was worth loving you
Or the kindness you've shown.

Lord help me Jesus, ...

Why Me Lord

(Kris Kristofferson)

Why me Lord, what have I ever done

To deserve even one Of the pleasures I've known

Tell me Lord, what did I ever do

That was worth loving you

Or the ...

WHY ME, LORD

Why me Lord, what have I ever done To deserve even one Of the pleasures I've known Tell me Lord, what did I ever do That was worth loving you Or the kindness you've shown.



Lord help me ...

WHY ME, LORD

Why me Lord, what have I ever done To deserve even one Of the pleasures I've known Tell me Lord, what did I ever do That was worth loving you Or the kindness you've shown.



Lord help me ...

Wichita Lineman


I am a lineman for the county
And I drive the main road
Searching in the sun
For another overload
I hear you singing in the wires
I can hear you through the whine
And the Wichita lineman
Is ...

Wichita Lineman

(Jimmy Webb)

I am a lineman for the county and I drive the main road

Searchin' in the sun for another overload

I hear you singin' in the wire, I can hear you through the whine

...

Would You Lay With Me


Would you lay with me in a field of stone
If my need were strong would you lay with me
Should my lips grow dry would you wet them dear
In the midnight hour if my lips were dry

Would you go awa ...

Would You Lay With Me (In A Field Of Stone)

Would you lay with me in a field of stone

If my needs were strong would you lay with me

Should my lips grow dry would you wet them dear

In the midnight hour if my lips were dry
...

Would You Lay With Me (In A Field Of Stone)

Would you lay with me in a field of stone

If my needs were strong would you lay with me

Should my lips grow dry would you wet them dear

In the midnight hour if my lips were dry
...

Wreck of the Old '97


Well they gave him his orders at Monroe, Virginia,
Said: "Steve, you're way behind time,
"This is not 38, this is Ol' 97,
"Put her into Spencer on time."

Then he turned around and said to his ...

Wreck Of The Old 97


Well they gave him his orders at Monroe Virginia sayin' Steve you're way behind time
This is not 38 this is old 97 you must put her into Spencer on time
Then he turned around and said to his bla ...

WRECK OF THE OLD 97

Well, they give him his orders at Monroe, Virginia

Sayin', "Steve you're way behind time

This is not Thirty-Eight, this is old Ninety-Seven

You must put her into Spencer on ...

Wrinkled Crinkled Wadded Dollar Bill

I've got a lot of blues on my mind

and at least a million miles behind me

and all that I've got between me

and pauper's hill

is a wrinkled, crincked, wadded dollar bill.

Wrinkled Crinkled Wadded Dollar Bill

I've got a lot of blues on my mind

and at least a million miles behind me

and all that I've got between me

and pauper's hill

is a wrinkled, crincked, wadded dollar bill.

You Are My Sunshine


The other night dear, as I lay sleeping
I dreamed I held you in my arms
But when I awoke, dear, I was mistaken
So I hung my head and I cried.

You are my sunshine, my only sunshine
You make me ...

You Won't Have Far To Go


I can see now that you've stacked the cards so I leave you with my best regards
When you play to feel with nothing left to show look for me you won't have far to go
Love's a gamble and I'm a gam ...

You'll Never Walk Alone


When you walk through a storm
Keep your chin up high
And don't be afraid of the dark.

When you walk through a storm
Keep your chin up high
And don't be afraid of the dark.
At the end of the ...

You'll Remember Me


You were young and needed love and I was wild and free
But every time you said a prayer you said a prayer for me
Why the ring upon your hand we vowed fidelity
There were times when I forgot bu ...