Southern Comfort

Johnny Cash


writers: Rosanne Cash
album: Track 4 in album Ragged Old Flag
release date: 1974-4-5
popularity : 8 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Acoustic/Country Rock
length: 2:11

Album Information

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

Cover Art

Johnny Cash Ragged Old Flag cover art


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I've been a thrill seeking rambler
But the thrills were too high for my little sky

No way they can pay me enough
Making brut and snuff
Southern comfort is killin' me
I'm slowly chokin' in Tennessee
Then I crawl with the traffic and I choke on its fumes

For a while we were carryin' on
And keep me with clean ones on
But I guess she got tired of tobacco
Now I'm still workin' where nicotine

I'm sniffin' and dippin' and livin' alone
She's in some other county now proving her own
Southern comfort is killin' me


Track Listing

Vinyl 1
  • 1 Ragged Old Flag
  • 2 Don't Go Near the Water
  • 3 All I Do Is Drive
  • 4 Southern Comfort
  • 5 King of the Hill
  • 6 Pie in the Sky
  • 7 Lonesome to the Bone
  • 8 While I've Got It on My Mind
  • 9 Good Morning Friend
  • 10 I'm a Worried Man
  • 11 Please Don't Let Me Out
  • 12 What on Earth Will You Do (For Heaven's Sake)