Willie Nelson - Slow Down Old World Lyrics

Willie Nelson Shotgun Willie cover art
sponsored links

Slow down slow down old world
There's no hurry cause
My life ain't mine anymore
I lived too fast
Now it's too late to worry
And I'm too blue to cry anymore
I once was a fool for the women
Now I'm just a fool nothing more
So slow down slow down old world
There's no hurry cause
My life ain't mine anymore

I once had a way with the women
Till one got away with my heart
So slow down slow down old world
There's no hurry cause
My life ain't mine anymore
'Cause my life ain't mine anymore

Track Listing
Vinyl 1
  • 1 Shotgun Willie
  • 2 Whiskey River
  • 3 Sad Songs and Waltzes
  • 4 Local Memory
  • 5 Slow Down Old World
  • 6 Stay All Night (Stay a Little Longer)
  • 7 Devil in a Sleepin' Bag
  • 8 She's Not for You
  • 9 Bubbles in My Beer
  • 10 You Look Like the Devil
  • 11 So Much to Do
  • 12 A Song for You


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Willie Nelson
    album: Track 5 in album Shotgun Willie
    release date: 1973
    popularity : 48 users have visited this page.
    genres: Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Country/Folk
    length: 2:55
    Album Information
    label: Atlantic
    country(area): United States
    format: Vinyl
    script: Latin