You're Gonna Need Somebody on Your Bond Lyrics

Taj Mahal


publisher: ©Peermusic Publishing, Universal Music Publishing Group, ALPHA MUSIC, INC.
writers: Donovan Leitch
album: Track 1 in album Giant Step / De Ole Folks at Home
release date: 1969
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
length: 6:19

You're gonna need somebody on your bond child
You're gonna need somebody on your bond
When it's late 'round midnight and old man
Death comes slippin' into the room
You're gonna need somebody on your bond

You take Mary and Martha standin' up in the hillside
Mary explainin' to Martha, "Darlin', look at the river deep and the water wide"
Here comes ole Moses, faithful Moses carryin' big ole stones up the hill
Tellin' everybody they're gonna need somebody on their bond

Whoa, you take Maivus Staples and ole Corn Cheevers [?]
They got the good side on their bond
Oh, I been listen to the music people ever since the day I was born
My momma raised me in a room across from the church by the tree

And that sweet gospel music, oh how it used to comfort me
Tellin' everybody they're gonna need somebody on their bond

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Track Listing


Vinyl 1
  • 1 Ain't Gwine Whistle Dixie Anymo'
  • 2 Take a Giant Step
  • 3 Give Your Woman What She Wants
  • 4 Good Morning Little School Girl
  • 5 You're Gonna Need Somebody on Your Bond
  • 6 Six Days on the Road
  • 7 Farther on Down the Road (You Will Accompany Me)
  • 8 Keep Your Hands Off Her
  • 9 Bacon Fat
    Vinyl 2
  • 1 Linin' Track
  • 2 Country Blues #1
  • 3 Wild Ox Moan
  • 4 Light Rain Blues
  • 5 A Little Soulful Tune
  • 6 Candy Man
  • 7 Cluck Old Hen
  • 8 Colored Aristocracy
  • 9 Blind Boy Rag
  • 10 Stagger Lee
  • 11 Cajun Tune
  • 12 Fishin' Blues
  • 13 Annie's Lover