I'm Only Sleeping Lyrics

The Beatles


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: John Lennon, John Winston Lennon, Paul Mccartney, Paul James Mccartney
album: Track 3 in album Revolver
release date: 1966-8-5
popularity : 454 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Beat/Rock & Roll/Pop Rock/Psychedelic Rock
length: 3:04
lead vocals: John Lennon
writer: John Lennon, Paul McCartney

Cover Art

The Beatles Revolver cover art
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When I wake up early in the morning
Lift my head, I'm still yawning
When I'm in the middle of a dream
Stay in bed, float up stream (Float up stream)

Please, don't wake me, no, don't shake me
Leave me where I am, I'm only sleeping

Everybody seems to think I'm lazy
I don't mind, I think they're crazy
Running everywhere at such a speed
Till they find there's no need (There's no need)

Please, don't spoil my day, I'm miles away
And after all I'm only sleeping

Keeping an eye on the world going by my window
Taking my time

Lying there and staring at the ceiling
Waiting for a sleepy feeling...

Please, don't spoil my day, I'm miles away
And after all I'm only sleeping

Ooh yeah

Keeping an eye on the world going by my window
Taking my time

When I wake up early in the morning
Lift my head, I'm still yawning
When I'm in the middle of a dream
Stay in bed, float up stream (Float up stream)

Please, don't wake me, no, don't shake me
Leave me where I am, I'm only sleeping


Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Taxman
  • 2 Eleanor Rigby
  • 3 I’m Only Sleeping
  • 4 Love You To
  • 5 Here, There and Everywhere
  • 6 Yellow Submarine
  • 7 She Said She Said
  • 8 Good Day Sunshine
  • 9 And Your Bird Can Sing
  • 10 For No One
  • 11 Doctor Robert
  • 12 I Want to Tell You
  • 13 Got to Get You Into My Life
  • 14 Tomorrow Never Knows