Climbing Higher Mountains Lyrics

Aretha Franklin


album: Track in album Amazing Grace
release date: 1972
popularity : 15 users have visited this page.
genres: Funk / Soul Blues
styles: Gospel/Rhythm & Blues/Soul
length: 2:54
producer: Arif Mardin, Jerry Wexler and Aretha Franklin
drums: Bernard "Pretty" Purdie
piano: Rev. James Cleveland
mixer: Arif Mardin
recorded by: Ray Thompson
background vocals: Southern California Community Choir
organ: Ken Lupper
guitar: Cornell Dupree
congas: Pancho Morales
bass guitar: Chuck Rainey
chorus master: Rev. James Cleveland
editor: Arif Mardin
assistant recorded by: Jimmy Douglass, George Piros and Gene Paul
lead vocals: Aretha Franklin
writer: [traditional]

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Aretha Franklin Amazing Grace cover art
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I'm climbing

I'm climbing

Higher mountains

Higher mountains

Trying to get home

Trying to get home
(Repeat)

I'm climbing

Climbing...
(Repeat as directed)

Higher mountains
Lord I'm climbing
Every day
Oh I'm climbing

I'm climbing

Higher mountains

Higher mountains

Trying to get home yeah

Trying to get home

My road been a little rocky
on my way home

Trying to get home

My road has been a little rocky
on my way home

Trying to get home

Ow... my road

Climbing...
(Repeat as directed)

Has been a little rocky
Going on up the
Going on up the mountain
I tell you my road

I'm climbing

Has been a little rocky

Higher mountains

On the way home Lord

Trying to get home

I'm going up the
Side of the mountain
On my way home (meet my people)

Trying to get home

I'm going up the
Side of the mountain
On my way home

Trying to get home

I'm going up

Climbing
(Repeat as directed)

The ruff side of the mountain
Oh Jesus
On my way

Vamp
Yea, yea, yea, yea, yeah

Higher, higher
(Repeat as directed)

Climbing
Higher
Higher Lord
Higher
Going on higher Lord
To meet Jesus
Higher and higher
Higher
Oh higher Lord
Higher
Higher Lord
Higher
Higher
Oh... hey
Yeah higher
Higher
Higher Lord
Oh...higher
Oh higher
I'm climbing

I'm climbing

Higher mountains

Higher mountains

Trying to get home

Trying to get home...

Oh... Lord


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Mary Don't You Weep
  • 2 Precious Lord (Take My Hand) / You've Got a Friend
  • 3 Old Landmark
  • 4 Give Yourself to Jesus
  • 5 How I Got Over
  • 6 What a Friend We Have in Jesus
  • 7 Amazing Grace
    CD 2
  • 1 Precious Memories
  • 2 Climbing Higher Mountains
  • 3 Remarks by Reverend C.L. Franklin
  • 4 God Will Take Care of You
  • 5 Wholy Holy
  • 6 You'll Never Walk Alone
  • 7 Never Grow Old