Ben Harper - Ground on Down Lyrics

Ben Harper Fight for Your Mind cover art
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I believe in a few things
God the devil and love
Cause I've looked up from the bottom
And I've stared down from above

I have faith in a few things
Divinity and grace
But even when I'm on my knees
I know the devil prays

And you're working your way
From the ground on down

I hate to say I love you
Because it means that I
Will be with you forever
Or will sadly say goodbye

I love to say I hate you
Because it means that I
Will live my life happily without you
Or will sadly live a lie

And you're working your way
From the ground on down

Life is short
And if your lookin' for extension
With your time
You had best do well

Cause there's good deeds
And there is good intention
They're as far apart
As heaven and hell

And you're working your way
From the ground on down

Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 Oppression
  • 2 Ground on Down
  • 3 Another Lonely Day
  • 4 Please Me (Like You Want To)
  • 5 Gold to Me
  • 6 Burn One Down
  • 7 Excuse Me Mr.
  • 8 People Lead
  • 9 Fight for Your Mind
  • 10 Give a Man a Home
  • 11 By My Side
  • 12 Power of the Gospel
  • 13 God Fearing Man
  • 14 One Road to Freedom


  • Credits
    publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
    writers: Ben C Harper
    album: Track 2 in album Fight for Your Mind
    release date: 1995-7
    popularity : 117 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Folk Rock/Blues Rock
    length: 4:55
    producer: JP Plunier and Ben Harper
    vocal: Ben Harper
    mixer: Eric Sarafin
    recorded by: Bradley Cook
    co-producer: Bob Coke
    mastering: Eddy Schreyer
    Album Information
    label: Virgin Records America
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 724384062026
    script: Latin