New York City Song Song Lyrics

Tanya Tucker

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I'm sittin' in this New York City hotel room alone
Wishin' I was somewhere else or on my way back home
Nashville Tennessee I know that's where I do belong
Cause I don't know no New York City song

They know I'm from Dixie when I open up my mouth
They don't treat the ladies here the way they do down south
I thought I could make it here but I can't get along
Cause I don't know no New York City song
And Lord I'd like to tell you just how much I'd like to leave
Cause in my mind that south bound song is tuggin' on my sleeve
New York City ain't the place a country girl should be
New York City ain't the place for me
Today I walked a New York City avenue downtown
I've never seen so many people hurryin' around

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Delta Dawn
  • 2 New York City Song
  • 3 Smell the Flowers
  • 4 If You Touch Me
  • 5 He's All I Got
  • 6 The Jamestown Ferry
  • 7 Loving You Could Never Be Better
  • 8 Soul Song
  • 9 Love's The Answer
  • 10 The Happiest Girl In The Whole U.S.A.
  • 11 I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry

  • credits

    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Elvis Costello
    album: Track 2 in album Delta Dawn
    release date: 1972-10
    popularity : 72 users have visited this page.
    genres: Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Country/Honky Tonk
    length: 2:30

    Album Information

    label: T-Bird Records
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    script: Latin