Going to the Country Lyrics

Bruce Cockburn


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Bruce Cockburn
album: Track 1 in album Bruce Cockburn
release date: 1970
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length: 3:17
producer: Gene Martynec

Cover Art


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Look out the window, what do I see?
cows hangin' out under spreading trees.
ZOOM! they're gone behind the sign
white letters pointing to the long white line
and I'm going to the country
o, la la la la la
I'm going to the country
sunshine smile on me

I can smell the grass growing in the field
wind in my hair tells me how it feels
farm house, silver roof flashing by
tractor-trailer truck says goodbye with a sigh
and I'm going to the country
o, la la la la la
I'm going to the country
sunshine smile on me

birds singing, I'm singing in my bones
doesn't much matter now where I'm going
get it when I get there is what I'll do
if I get enough I'll give some to you
and I'm going to the country
o, happy as can be
I'm going to the country
sunshine smile on me

Track Listing

  • 1 Going to the Country
  • 2 Thoughts on a Rainy Afternoon
  • 3 Together Alone
  • 4 The Bicycle Trip
  • 5 The Thirteenth Mountain
  • 6 Musical Friends
  • 7 Change Your Mind
  • 8 Man of a Thousand Faces
  • 9 Spring Song
  • 10 Keep It Open