Hey Rosalyn Song Lyrics

Mungo Jerry


album: Track 6 in album You Don't Have to Be in the Army
release date: 1971
popularity : 53 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Blues
styles: Classic Rock
length: 3:49

Album Information

label: Dawn
country(area): United Kingdom
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Mungo Jerry You Don't Have to Be in the Army cover art


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Hey Rosalyn, hey Rosalyn,
Woman with the beautiful eyes,I don't have to hear your lies,
You're going with another man, I saw you late last night,
He ain't no music man,
I can't stop crying, you've gone and left me all alone

Hey Rosalyn, hey Rosalyn,
Why did you have to go and leave the travelling show?
And go with the bearded man, whose house is full of gold,
Now I have to sing on my own,
Rosalyn I need you, I just wanted you to know

Hey Rosalyn, hey Rosalyn,
My eyes are set in deep, at night I cannot sleep,
I sit down on the rocks, you're lucky charm I keep,
Watching the sun going down,
Wishing I could hold you, run my fingers through your hair

Hey Rosalyn, hey Rosalyn,
I cry for the girl whose gone, but I must carry on
Playing in the travelling show, singing the sad sad songs,
I'm just a music man,
Hoping that I'll find her, before my body gets too old


Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 You Don't Have to Be in the Army to Fight in the War
  • 2 Ella Speed
  • 3 Pidgeon Crew
  • 4 Take Me Back
  • 5 Give Me Love
  • 6 Hey Rosalyn
  • 7 Northcote Arms
  • 8 There's a Man Going Round Taking Names
  • 9 Simple Things
  • 10 Keep Your Hands Off Her
  • 11 On a Sunday
  • 12 That Old Dust Storm