Please Don't Play Red River Valley Song Lyrics

Johnny Cash

Johnny Cash Everybody Loves a Nut cover art
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Well I see you got yourself a brand new harmonica
Mail ordered from the Steagal's catalogue
Boy I hope you can learn to play it like Lonnie Glossom
And while you added you to oughta learn a verse or two
Of Red River Valley Oh My Darling Clementine or Salty Dog
Oh but please don't play Red River Valley
And how about Polly Wolly doodle all day and see
You know the only song I ever learned to play on my 2 dollar and 98 cent harmonica
That I got from Wayne Raney in Clint Texas
C-L-I-N-T Clint Texas was Red River Valley
Then she said farewell to my french harp and me

Well I see you're doin' pretty good on your new harmonica
But don't you think you oughta learn about one more tune you know
See you hold it like you's gonna eat a handful of popcorn

Track Listing

  • 1 Everybody Loves a Nut
  • 2 The One on the Right Is on the Left
  • 3 Cup of Coffee
  • 4 The Bug That Tried to Crawl Around the World
  • 5 The Singing Star's Queen
  • 6 Austin Prison
  • 7 Dirty Old Egg Sucking Dog
  • 8 Take Me Home
  • 9 Please Don't Play Red River Valley
  • 10 Boa Constrictor
  • 11 Joe Bean

  • credits

    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Johnny R. Cash
    album: Track 9 in album Everybody Loves a Nut
    release date: 1966
    popularity : 56 users have visited this page.
    genres: Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Country
    length: 2:51

    Album Information

    country(area): United States
    script: Latin