Alaska and Me Song Lyrics

John Denver


writers: John Denver
album: Track 12 in album Higher Ground
release date: 1988
popularity : 54 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country Rock
length: 2:43

Album Information

label: RCA Victor
country(area): United States
format: Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

John Denver Higher Ground cover art


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When I was a child and I lived in the city
I dreamed of Alaska so far away
And I dreamed I was flying over mountains and glaciers
Somehow I knew that I'd live there one day

Well it took me some growin' and a fair bit of schoolin'
And a little bit of trouble to get on the move
And I felt like a loser but I turned out the winner
When I came to Alaska the land that I love

Here's to Alaska, here's to the people
Here's to the wild and here's to the free
Here's to my life in a chosen country
Here's to Alaska and me.


Track Listing

Vinyl 1
  • 1 Higher Ground
  • 2 Home Grown Tomatoes
  • 3 Whispering Jesse
  • 4 Never a Doubt
  • 5 Deal with the Ladies
  • 6 Sing Australia
  • 7 Country Girl in Paris
  • 8 For You
  • 9 All This Joy
  • 10 Falling Leaves (the refugees)
  • 11 Bread and Roses
  • 12 Alaska and Me