I Ride an Old Paint

Johnny Cash

credits


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: J Baird, Pd Traditional
album: Track 5 in album Sings the Ballads of the True West
release date: 1965
popularity : 9 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country Rock/Acoustic
length: 2:58

Album Information

country(area): United States
script: Latin

Cover Art

Johnny Cash Sings the Ballads of the True West cover art

Lyrics

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I ride an old paint, I lead an old Dan
They feed in the coulees, they water in the draw

The fiery and snuffy are raring to go
Well John's had two daughters and the song
His young wife died in a poolroom fight

The fiery and snuffy are raring to go
When I die take my saddle from the wall
Throw my bones on his back, turn our faces to the west

The fiery and snuffy are raring to go

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Track Listing

  • 1 Hiawatha's Vision
  • 2 The Road to Kaintuck
  • 3 The Shifting, Whispering Sands, Part I
  • 4 The Ballad of Boot Hill
  • 5 I Ride an Old Paint
  • 6 Hardin Wouldn't Run
  • 7 Mister Garfield
  • 8 The Streets of Laredo
  • 9 Johnny Reb
  • 10 A Letter From Home
  • 11 Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie
  • 12 Mean as Hell
  • 13 Sam Hall
  • 14 25 Minutes to Go
  • 15 The Blizzard
  • 16 Sweet Betsy From Pike
  • 17 Green Grow the Lilacs
  • 18 Stampede
  • 19 The Shifting, Whispering Sands, Part II
  • 20 Reflections