New Mexico

Johnny Cash


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
album: Track 9 in album The Original Sun Sound of Johnny Cash
release date: 1964
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Album Information

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

Cover Art

Johnny Cash The Original Sun Sound of Johnny Cash cover art


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T'was in the town of Griffin, the year was Eighty three
How do you do young fellow and how would you like to go

If you will but go with me, one summer season through
Then I'll furnish you no horses from the hills of Mexico
We left the town of Griffin in the merry month of May
With saddles on our horses, marching over we did go

The first hail storm fell on us, those cattle how they ran
While the Indians watched upon us, out in New Mexico
Well, when the drive was over, the riders would not pay
Go back to your friends and loved ones, tell others not to go


Track Listing

Vinyl 1
  • 1 Always Alone
  • 2 Country Boy
  • 3 Goodnight Irene
  • 4 Wide Open Road
  • 5 Thanks a Lot
  • 6 Big River
  • 7 Belshazzar
  • 8 Born to Lose
  • 9 New Mexico
  • 10 I Forgot to Remember to Forget
  • 11 Two Timin' Woman
  • 12 The Story of a Broken Heart