Bull Rider Lyrics

Johnny Cash


writers: Rodney Crowell
album: Track 3 in album Silver
release date: 1979
popularity : 50 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Folk Rock/Country Rock/Acoustic
length: 3:10
composer: Rodney Crowell
lyricist: Rodney Crowell

Album Information

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

Cover Art

Johnny Cash Silver cover art


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Well first you gotta want to get off,
Bad enough to want to get on in the first place
And you better trust in your lady luck
Pray to God that she don't give up on you right now

Live fast, die young, bull rider

One hand hold is all you got
To pit you and the bull against the clock and a course crowd
And once apon a spinning ton
Nothing else you've ever done can pull this way
You're just outside the bucking chute
You lose a spur and you lose your seat and you lose yourself
By now he's bucking mean and dirty
Slinging mud and cowboy boots and kicking clowns


Track Listing

Vinyl 1
  • 1 The L & N Don't Stop Here Anymore
  • 2 Lonesome to the Bone
  • 3 Bull Rider
  • 4 I'll Say It's True
  • 5 (Ghost) Riders in the Sky
  • 6 Cocaine Blues
  • 7 Muddy Waters
  • 8 West Canterbury Subdivision Blues
  • 9 Lately I Been Leanin' Toward the Blues
  • 10 I'm Gonna Sit on the Porch and Pick on My Old Guitar