The Temptations - Way Over There Lyrics

The Temptations The Temptations Sing Smokey cover art
Credits
publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Berry Gordy Jr, Berry Jr Gordy, Smokey Robinson, William Robinson Jr.
release date: 1965-3-22
popularity : 138 users have visited this page.
genres: Funk / Soul
styles: Soul/Rhythm & Blues
length: 3:02
composer: Smokey Robinson
Lyrics
I've got a lover way over there on the mountain side
And I know that's where I should be
Don't you know
I've got a lover way over there across the river wide
I can hear her calling to me
Oh, she's calling my name
So sweet so plain I can hear her saying
(Come to me, baby)
I'm on my way
(Come to me baby)
I'm gonna stay
(Come to me baby)

They tell me that the river's too deep
And it's much too wide
Boy, you can't get over to the other side
But they don't know I got to get there
And hold her in my arms just one more time
Like I did before when she was mine, all mine
'Cause I hear her saying,
(Come to me baby)
I'm on my way
(Come to me baby)
I'm gonna stay
I'm gonna get to you
No matter what I have to do



Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Way You Do the Things You Do
  • 2 Baby, Baby I Need You
  • 3 My Girl
  • 4 What Love Has Joined Together
  • 5 You'll Lose a Precious Love
  • 6 It's Growing
  • 7 Who's Lovin' You
  • 8 What's So Good About Goodbye
  • 9 You Beat Me to the Punch
  • 10 Way Over There
  • 11 You've Really Got a Hold on Me
  • 12 You Can Depend on Me

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