Dance Back From the Grave Lyrics

Marc Cohn

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album: Track 3 in album Join the Parade
release date: 2007-9-25
popularity : 8 users have visited this page.
genres: Pop
styles: Vocal/Ballad
length: 4:42

Album Information

label: Decca Records
country(area): United States
format: Digital Media
script: Latin

Cover Art

Marc Cohn Join the Parade cover art

Lyrics

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I used to wake up every morning saying I must be getting away with something here
Every day was like parole before the levees overflowed; I refuse to think it could all just disappear (I refuse to think)
How long before the street car rattles down St. Charles Avenue and beads swing from two hundred year old trees
How long before they walk down long Lake Pontratrain with the smell of just magnolia on the breeze
Yeah I've seen people laughing all the way down to the cemeteries just to send another soul off on its way
Yeah I've seen them dance right up to the edge of it
But this time their gonna dance back from the grave

Dance back
Dance back
Dance back
Dance back from the grave

Well a thousand souls crossed over and they were greeted by an all-star band
And while the saints go marching in there's still hell to pay back down in Dixie Land

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Track Listing


Digital Media 1
  • 1 Listening to Levon
  • 2 The Calling (Ghost of Charlie Christian)
  • 3 Dance Back From the Grave
  • 4 If I Were an Angel
  • 5 Let Me Be Your Witness
  • 6 Live Out the String
  • 7 Giving Up the Ghost
  • 8 Join the Parade
  • 9 My Sanctuary
  • 10 Life Goes On
  • 11 You're a Shadow