Up on the Roof Lyrics

Carole King

credits


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Carole King, Gerry Goffin
album: Track 12 in album Writer
release date: 1970
popularity : 9 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Folk Rock/Pop Rock
length: 3:38
mixer: Gerry Goffin
engineer: Andrew Berliner
composer: Carole King
lyricist: Carole King, Gerry Goffin

Album Information

label: Ode Records
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Carole King Writer cover art

Lyrics

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When this old world starts getting me down
And people are just too much for me to face
I climb way up to the top of the stairs
And all my cares just drift right into space

On the roof it's peaceful as can be
And there the world below can't bother me

Let me tell you now
When I come home feelin' tired and beat
I go up where the air is fresh and sweet
I get away from the hustling crowds
And all that rat race noise down in the street
Up on the roof

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Spaceship Races
  • 2 No Easy Way Down
  • 3 Child of Mine
  • 4 Goin' Back
  • 5 To Love
  • 6 What Have You Got to Lose
  • 7 Eventually
  • 8 Raspberry Jam
  • 9 Can't You Be Real
  • 10 I Can't Hear You No More
  • 11 Sweet Sweetheart
  • 12 Up on the Roof