River Runs Deep Lyrics

J.J. Cale

credits


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: J.j. Cale
album: Track 10 in album Naturally
release date: 1971-12
popularity : 20 users have visited this page.
genres: Blues Folk, World, & Country
styles: Blues Rock/Country Rock/Folk Rock
length: 2:43
drums: Karl T. Himmel
vocal: J.J. Cale
bass: Carl Radle
background vocals: Diane Davidson
guitar: J.J. Cale
slide guitar: Mac Gayden
recorded by: James Long

Album Information

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

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J.J. Cale Naturally cover art

Lyrics

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Well, the river runs deep and the water is cold as ice
The river runs deep and the water is cold as ice
I go down there every chance I get
It's where my baby she met her death
And the river runs deep and the water's cold as ice
Ain't no woman gonna make a fool out of me
Ain't no woman gonna make a fool out of me
Running 'round, that's what they said
She's at the bottom of the river dead
And the river runs deep and the water's cold as ice
No cheating woman gonna get a good man down
No cheating woman gonna get a good man down
Running 'round like a silly fool
You're gonna end up at the bottom of the pool
And the river runs deep and the water's cold as ice

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Call Me the Breeze
  • 2 Call the Doctor
  • 3 Don’t Go to Strangers
  • 4 Woman I Love
  • 5 Magnolia
  • 6 Clyde
  • 7 Crazy Mama
  • 8 Nowhere to Run
  • 9 After Midnight
  • 10 River Runs Deep
  • 11 Bringing It Back
  • 12 Crying Eyes