America - Pigeon Song Lyrics

America America cover art
Credits
publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Dewey Bunnell
release date: 1971
popularity : 76 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Soft Rock/Pop Rock/Folk Rock
length: 2:19
producer: Ian Samwell
vocal: Dewey Bunnell
engineer: Ken Scott
additional producer: America and Jeff Dexter
acoustic guitar: Dewey Bunnell
composer: Dewey Bunnell
lyricist: Dewey Bunnell
Lyrics
Well, I had me a pigeon
By the name of Fred
But I done shot him
In the head

Had me a railroad
Down on the ridge
But I done blowed up
The bridge

Had me a dog
He was my best friend
But to him
I done put an end

Had me a farm
Sittin' pretty on the hill
But if you look
You'll see it ain't there still

I don't know why I done it
Honest, it ain't like me
But I ain't sad now I done it
Cause a baby boy has got to be free



Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Riverside
  • 2 Sandman
  • 3 Three Roses
  • 4 Children
  • 5 Here
  • 6 I Need You
  • 7 Rainy Day
  • 8 Never Found the Time
  • 9 Clarice
  • 10 Donkey Jaw
  • 11 Pigeon Song

  • Album Information
    label: Warner Bros. Records
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin