American Woman Lyrics

The Guess Who


writers: Burton Cummings, Gary Peterson, Michael Kale, Randy Bachman
album: Track 1 in album American Woman
release date: 1969
popularity : 85 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Blues
styles: Classic Rock/Southern Rock/Blues Rock/Hard Rock
length: 5:08
producer: Jack Richardson
writer: Burton Cummings, Jim Kale, Garry Peterson, Randy Bachman

Album Information

label: RCA
country(area): Canada
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

The Guess Who American Woman cover art


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American woman, stay away from me
American woman, mama let me be
Don't come a hangin' around my door
I don't want to see your face no more
I got more important things to do
Than spend my time growin' old with you
Now woman, I said stay away
American woman, listen what I say-ay-ay-ay-ay-ay

American woman, get away from me
American woman, mama let me be
Don't come a knockin' around my door
Don't want to see your shadow no more
Colored lights can hypnotize
Sparkle someone else's eyes


Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 American Woman
  • 2 No Time
  • 3 Talisman
  • 4 No Sugar Tonight / New Mother Nature
  • 5 969 (The Oldest Man)
  • 6 When Friends Fall Out
  • 7 8:15
  • 8 Proper Stranger
  • 9 Humpty‚Äôs Blues / American Woman (epilogue)