Old Man Song Lyrics

ZZ Top

credits


publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
writers: Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill, Frank Beard
album: Track 5 in album ZZ Top’s First Album
release date: 1971-1-16
popularity : 37 users have visited this page.
length: 3:23

Album Information

label: London Records
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

ZZ Top ZZ Top’s First Album cover art

Lyrics

sponsored links

It's likely your browser's cookies are disabled. You'll need to turn cookies on. We can only display part of these lyrics to any suspicious robots due to licensing restrictions.

Old man sleeping the hot day away,
While he dreams a thousand yesterdays.
'Cause he's had so many come his way.
All he cares about is somewhere to lay his head tomorrow.

Old man sits and thinks about his home.
Doesn't matter 'cause he's all alone.
What he'd give to get back on his own.
Curses his body 'cause it's old and it gives no transportation.
He sits in his one room shack alone but it provides no consolation.

What a shame,
His time is nearing.
His eyes won't let him see
The skies are clearing.

Video

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 (Somebody Else Been) Shaking Your Tree
  • 2 Brown Sugar
  • 3 Squank
  • 4 Goin’ Down to Mexico
  • 5 Old Man
  • 6 Neighbor, Neighbor
  • 7 Certified Blues
  • 8 Bedroom Thang
  • 9 Just Got Back From Baby’s
  • 10 Backdoor Love Affair