Mandrake Root Lyrics

Deep Purple


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Ian Gillan, Ian Paice, Jon Lord, Ritchie Blackmore, Roger Glover
album: Track 5 in album Shades of Deep Purple
release date: 1968-9
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genres: Rock Blues
styles: Stoner Rock/Hard Rock/Psychedelic Rock/Classic Rock
length: 6:10
composer: Ritchie Blackmore, Jon Lord, Rod Evans

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I've got a Mandrake Root
It's some thunder in my brain
I feed it to my babe
She thunders just the same
Food of love sets her flame
Ah, stick it up

I've got the Mandrake Root
Baby's just the same
She still feels a quiver
She's still got the flame
She slows down, slows right down
I've got the power


Track Listing


Vinyl 1
  • 1 And the Address
  • 2 Hush
  • 3 One More Rainy Day
  • 4 Prelude: Happiness / I'm So Glad
  • 5 Mandrake Root
  • 6 Help
  • 7 Love Help Me
  • 8 Hey Joe