Drifter Lyrics

Deep Purple


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Bolin, Coverdale
album: Track 8 in album Come Taste the Band
release date: 1975-10
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
length: 5:56
composer: Tommy Bolin, David Coverdale

Cover Art


sponsored links
I was born a rambling man
An' I never got the chance
To settle down an' get a hold on love
Takin' air an' movin' around
Is all I can see that I'm doin'
An' it is bringin' me down
Drivin' on a highway going nowhere
Desolation destination
Guess I'll find it somewhere
I know if there's trouble
I ain't takin' the blame
That's why I keep movin'
So nobody knows my name

Born a loser
I'm beyond the law
Women behind me
Never can find me
They can never get together
What I've been here for
'cause I'm a drifter

Rollin' on
Ain't wastin' my time no more

Track Listing

  • 1 Comin' Home
  • 2 Lady Luck
  • 3 Gettin' Tighter
  • 4 Dealer
  • 5 I Need Love
  • 6 Drifter
  • 7 Love Child
  • 8 Medley: This Time Around / Owed to "G" (instrumental)
  • 9 You Keep on Moving