Old Dirt Road Song Lyrics

John Lennon


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: John Lennon
album: Track 3 in album Walls and Bridges
release date: 1974-9-26
popularity : 68 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Folk Rock/Classic Rock
length: 4:13
performer: Plastic Ono Band
writer: John Lennon, Harry Nilsson

Album Information

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

Cover Art

John Lennon Walls and Bridges cover art


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Ain't no people on the old dirt road
No more weather on the old dirt road
It's better than a mudslide mamma when the dry spell come, yeah
Oh oh oh old dirt road

Ain't no difference on the old dirt road
Tarred and feathered on the old dirt road
Trying to shovel smoke with a pitchfork in the wind, yeah yeah yeah

Breezing through the deadwood on a hot summer day
I saw a human being lazy bonin' out in the hay
I said uh, hey Mr. Human can ya rainmaker too?
He said I guess it's O.K. ya know the only thing we need is water
Cool, clear water, water


Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Going Down on Love
  • 2 Whatever Gets You Thru the Night
  • 3 Old Dirt Road
  • 4 What You Got
  • 5 Bless You
  • 6 Scared
  • 7 #9 Dream
  • 8 Surprise, Surprise (Sweet Bird of Paradox)
  • 9 Steel and Glass
  • 10 Beef Jerky
  • 11 Nobody Loves You (When You're Down and Out)
  • 12 Ya Ya