Away in a Manger Song Lyrics

Willie Nelson

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Away in a manger
No crib for His bed
The little Lord Jesus
Laid down His sweet head

The stars in the bright sky
Looked down where He lay
The little Lord Jesus
Asleep on the hay

The cattle are lowing
The poor Baby wakes
But little Lord Jesus
No crying He makes

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 El Niño
  • 2 Away in a Manger
  • 3 Joy to the World
  • 4 O Little Town of Bethlehem
  • 5 Here Comes Santa Claus
  • 6 Pretty Paper
  • 7 Hark the Herald Angels Sing
  • 8 Silent Night
  • 9 Deck the Halls
  • 10 White Christmas
  • 11 El Niño (instrumental)


  • credits


    publisher: ©Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Leroy Anderson
    album: Track 2 in album Hill Country Christmas
    release date: 1997-10-14
    popularity : 56 users have visited this page.
    length: 2:25
    lyricist: Charles Hutchinson Gabriel, [anonymous]
    composer: James R. Murray, Carl Mueller

    Album Information

    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    script: Latin