My Oklahoma Home Song Lyrics

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions cover art
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When they opened up the strip
I was young and full of zip
I wanted someplace to call my home
And so I made the race
And I staked me out a place
And I settled down along the Cimarron
It blowed away
It blowed away

My Oklahoma home it blown away
Well it looked so green and fair
When I built my shanty there
Now my Oklahoma home is blown away

Well I planted wheats and oats

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Old Dan Tucker
  • 2 Jesse James
  • 3 Mrs. McGrath
  • 4 O Mary Don’t You Weep
  • 5 John Henry
  • 6 Erie Canal
  • 7 Jacob’s Ladder
  • 8 My Oklahoma Home
  • 9 Eyes on the Prize
  • 10 Shenandoah
  • 11 Pay Me My Money Down
  • 12 We Shall Overcome
  • 13 Froggie Went a Courtin’

  • credits

    writers: Bill Cunningham, Sis Cunningham
    album: Track 8 in album We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions
    release date: 2006-4-24
    popularity : 92 users have visited this page.
    length: 6:04
    trumpet: Mark Pender
    double bass: Jeremy Chatzky
    mixer: Bob Clearmountain
    recorded by: Toby Scott
    violin: Sam Bardfeld and Soozie Tyrell
    background vocals: Patti Scialfa, Eddie Manion, Jeremy Chatzky, Frank Bruno, Larry Eagle, Richie "La Bamba" Rosenberg, Sam Bardfeld, Mark Clifford, Mark Pender and Soozie Tyrell
    guitar: Frank Bruno
    drums & percussion: Larry Eagle
    saxophone: Eddie Manion
    trombone: Richie "La Bamba" Rosenberg
    banjo: Mark Clifford
    lead vocals & background vocals: Bruce Springsteen
    assistant mixer: Brandon Duncan
    assistant recorded by: Kevin Buell and Ross Peterson
    organ & accordion & Hammond organ & piano: Charlie Giordano
    mandolin & harmonica & percussion & Hammond organ & piano & guitar & tambourine: Bruce Springsteen
    lyricist: Sis Cunningham, Bill Cunningham

    Album Information

    label: Columbia
    country(area): Germany
    format: CD
    barcode: 828768307427
    script: Latin