Leaving On A Jetplane Lyrics

John Denver


album: Track 13 in album Het beste van
release date: 1990
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length: 4:02
producer: Milt Okun
drums: Herb Lovelle
vocal: John Denver
double bass: Dick Kniss
recorded by: Ray Hall
guitar: Steve Weisberg
assistant producer: Kris O'Connor
12 string guitar: John Denver
acoustic guitar: John Denver
composer: John Denver
lyricist: John Denver

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John Denver Het beste van cover art
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All my bags are packed
I'm ready to go
I'm standin' here outside your door
I hate to wake you up to say goodbye
But the dawn is breakin'
It's early morn
The taxi's waitin'
He's blowin' his horn
Already I'm so lonesome
I could die

So kiss me and smile for me
Tell me that you'll wait for me
Hold me like you'll never let me go
Cause I'm leavin' on a jet plane
Don't know when I'll be back again
Oh babe, I hate to go

There's so many times I've let you down
So many times I've played around
I tell you now, they don't mean a thing
Ev'ry place I go, I'll think of you
Ev'ry song I sing, I'll sing for you
When I come back, I'll bring your wedding ring

So kiss me and smile for me
Tell me that you'll wait for me
Hold me like you'll never let me go
Cause I'm leavin' on a jet plane
Don't know when I'll be back again
Oh babe, I hate to go

Now the time has come to leave you
One more time
Let me kiss you
Then close your eyes
I'll be on my way
Dream about the days to come
When I won't have to leave alone
About the times, I won't have to say

Oh, kiss me and smile for me
Tell me that you'll wait for me
Hold me like you'll never let me go
Cause I'm leavin' on a jet plane
Don't know when I'll be back again
Oh babe, I hate to go

But, I'm leavin' on a jet plane
Don't know when I'll be back again
Oh babe, I hate to go


Track Listing

  • 1 Calypso
  • 2 Take Me Home Country Roads
  • 3 I'm Sorry
  • 4 Fly Away
  • 5 Rocky Mountain High
  • 6 Back Home Again
  • 7 Autograph
  • 8 Perhaps Love
  • 9 Like a Sad Song
  • 10 Sunshine on My Shoulders
  • 11 Annie's Song
  • 12 Follow Me
  • 13 Leaving on a Jetplane
  • 14 Looking for Space
  • 15 Starwood in Aspen
  • 16 My Sweet Lady
  • 17 Rhymes and Reasons
  • 18 Thank God I'm a Country Boy