You Were Mine Song Lyrics

Dixie Chicks

Dixie Chicks Wide Open Spaces cover art
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I can't find a reason to let go
Even though you've found a new love
And she's what your dreams are made of
I can find a reason to hang on
What went wrong can be forgiven
Without you it ain't worth livin' alone

Sometimes I wake up crying at night
And sometimes I scream out your name
What right does she have to take you away
When for so long you were mine

I took out all the pictures of our wedding day
It was a time of love and laughter
Happy ever after
I can't find a reason to let go
Even though you've found a new love
And she's what your dreams are made of
I can find a reason to hang on
What went wrong can be forgiven
Without you it ain't worth livin' alone

Sometimes I wake up crying at night
And sometimes I scream out your name
What right does she have to take you away
When for so long you were mine

I took out all the pictures of our wedding day
It was a time of love and laughter
Happy ever after

Track Listing


HDCD 1
  • 1 I Can Love You Better
  • 2 Wide Open Spaces
  • 3 Loving Arms
  • 4 There's Your Trouble
  • 5 You Were Mine
  • 6 Never Say Die
  • 7 Tonight the Heartache's on Me
  • 8 Let 'er Rip
  • 9 Once You've Loved Somebody
  • 10 I'll Take Care of You
  • 11 Am I the Only One (Who's Ever Felt This Way)
  • 12 Give It Up or Let Me Go


  • credits


    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Bradley Kirk Arnold, Christopher Lee Henderson, Matthew Darrick Roberts, Robert Todd Harrell
    album: Track 5 in album Wide Open Spaces
    release date: 1998-1-27
    popularity : 126 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Country Rock/Country
    length: 3:39
    producer: Blake Chancey and Paul Worley
    drums: Greg Morrow
    piano: Matt Rollings
    mixer: John Guess
    electric guitar: Paul Worley, Billy Joe Walker, Jr. and George Marinelli
    recorded by: Eric Legg
    additional producer: Jim Burnett, Tony Castle, Mark Capps, Erik Hellerman, Ed Simonton and Clarke Schleicher
    bass: Michael Rhodes and Joe Chemay
    acoustic guitar: Billy Joe Walker, Jr., Paul Worley, Mark Casstevens, Billy Crain and Emily Robison
    steel guitar: Lloyd Maines
    tambourine: Tom Roady
    editor: Don Cobb, Jim Burnett and Carlos Grier
    assistant mixer: Shawn Simpson and Christopher Rowe
    assistant recorded by: Mike Wruck and Chip Matthews
    shakers: Tom Roady
    Hammond organ: Matt Rollings
    congas: Tom Roady
    lead vocals: Natalie Maines
    vocal: Martie Maguire and Emily Robison
    dobro: Emily Robison
    banjo: Emily Robison
    fiddle: Martie Maguire
    mandolin: Martie Maguire
    writer: Emily Robison, Martie Maguire

    Album Information

    label: Monument Records
    country(area): United States
    format: HDCD
    barcode: 074646819524
    script: Latin