Johnny Cash - Mama, You've Been on My Mind Lyrics

Johnny Cash Orange Blossom Special cover art
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When you wake up in the morning baby, look inside your mirror
I won't be next to you
You know I won't be near
I'd be curious to know if your reflection is as clear
As the one that I've got on my mind
Mama you been on my mind

Well perhaps it's the wind
And the dark dark night that's covering
The crossroads that I'm at
And maybe it's the weather or somethin' like that
But mama, you been on my mind
Mama, you been on my mind

Well I don't need trouble please don't put me down, don't get upset
I am not pleading I won't say I'll forget
And I won't pace a floor bowed down and bent, but yet
Mama you been on my mind
Mama you been on my mind

Even though my mind is hazy and my thoughts are kinda narrow
Where you been don't bother me
Or bring me down with sorrow
It don't matter to me where you'll be waking up tomorrow
But mama you been on my mind
Mama you been on my mind
Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Orange Blossom Special
  • 2 The Long Black Veil
  • 3 It Ain’t Me, Babe
  • 4 The Wall
  • 5 Don’t Think Twice, It’s Alright
  • 6 You Wild Colorado
  • 7 Mama, You’ve Been on My Mind
  • 8 When It’s Springtime in Alaska (It’s Forty Below)
  • 9 All of God’s Children Ain’t Free
  • 10 Danny Boy
  • 11 Wildwood Flower
  • 12 Amen


  • Credits
    publisher: ©BOB DYLAN MUSIC CO
    writers: Bob Dylan
    album: Track 7 in album Orange Blossom Special
    release date: 1965
    popularity : 100 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Country/Country Rock/Folk Rock
    length: 3:07
    composer: Bob Dylan
    lyricist: Bob Dylan
    Album Information
    label: Columbia
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin