Song for the Life Song Lyrics

John Denver

John Denver Autograph cover art
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I don't drink as much as I used to
Lately it just ain't my style
And the hard times don't hurt like they used to
They pass quicker like when I was a child

Somehow I've learned to listen
For a sound like the sun going down
In the magic the morning is bringing
It keeps my feet on the ground

Don't the midsummer days sit so heavy
But don't they flow like a breeze through your mind
And nothing occurs in a hurry
To make up for someone's lost time

Track Listing


Vinyl 1
  • 1 Dancing With the Mountains
  • 2 The Mountain Song
  • 3 How Mountain Girls Can Love
  • 4 Song for the Life
  • 5 The Ballad of St. Anne's Reel
  • 6 In My Heart
  • 7 Wrangle Mountain Song
  • 8 Whalebones and Crosses
  • 9 American Child
  • 10 You Say That the Battle Is Over
  • 11 Autograph
  • 12 Dance Little Jean
  • 13 On the Wings of an Eagle


  • credits


    publisher: ©CONEXION MEDIA GROUP, INC.
    writers: Rodney Crowell
    album: Track 4 in album Autograph
    release date: 1980
    popularity : 50 users have visited this page.
    genres: Pop Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Country/Bluegrass/Folk
    length: 3:49

    Album Information

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