James Taylor - Country Road Lyrics

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Take to the highway won't you lend me your name
Your way and my way seem to be one and the same

Mama don't understand it
She wants to know where I've been
I'd have to be some kind of natural born fool
To want to pass that way again
But you know I could feel it
On a country road

Sail on home to Jesus won't you good girls and boys
I'm all in pieces, you can have your own choice
But I can hear a heavenly band full of angels
And they're coming to set me free
I don't know nothing 'bout the why or when
But I can tell that it's bound to be
Because I could feel it, child, yeah
On a country road

I guess my feet know where they want me to go
Walking on a country road

Take to the highway won't you lend me your name
Your way and my way seem to be one and the same, child
Mama don't understand it
She wants to know where I've been
I'd have to be some kind of natural born fool
I wanna pass that way again
But I could feel it, oh
On a country road

Walk on down, walk on down, walk on down
Walk on down, walk on down a country road
La la la la la la la la la la la la la la la la la la la
Country road, oh, yeah
Walking on a country road

Country road, uh
Country road

Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Sweet Baby James
  • 2 Lo and Behold
  • 3 Sunny Skies
  • 4 Steamroller
  • 5 Country Road
  • 6 Oh, Susannah
  • 7 Fire and Rain
  • 8 Blossom
  • 9 Anywhere Like Heaven
  • 10 Oh Baby, Don’t You Loose Your Lip on Me
  • 11 Suite for 20 G


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: James Taylor, James V Taylor
    album: Track 5 in album Sweet Baby James
    release date: 1970-2
    popularity : 436 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Folk Rock/Acoustic/Soft Rock
    composer: James Taylor
    lyricist: James Taylor
    Album Information
    label: Warner Bros. Records
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin