Johnny Cash - My Treasure Lyrics

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Credits
release date: 1961
popularity : 159 users have visited this page.
genres: Folk, World, & Country
styles: Country
length: 1:16
Lyrics
I saved a lot of money my fortune was untold
And like a fool I idealized my silver and my gold

My earthly treasure's mounted but when I counted through
I realized the treasure I had overlooked was you

My treasure unmeasured but forsaken of the treasures that come from above
My treasure unmeasured but it don't hold a heart of the one that I love

If I had my life before me if I could see it all
I'd stake my claim on things that are secured against downfall

I'd work for earthly treasures like any man would do
But I set my sights much higher and I'd be sure that I had you

My treasure unmeasured but forsaken of the treasures that come from above
My treasure unmeasured but it don't hold a heart of the one that I love



Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Sugartime
  • 2 Down the Street to 301
  • 3 Life Goes On
  • 4 Port of Lonely Hearts
  • 5 Cry! Cry! Cry!
  • 6 My Treasure
  • 7 Oh, Lonesome Me
  • 8 Home of the Blues
  • 9 So Doggone Lonesome
  • 10 You’re the Nearest Thing to Heaven
  • 11 The Story of a Broken Heart
  • 12 Hey Porter

  • Album Information
    label: Sun Record Company
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin