Who Sang Tie a Yellow Ribbon? Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton For God and Country cover art
Release information
Release Date: 2003-11-11
Genre: Folk, World, & Country
Style: Country
length: 3:22
producer: Dolly Parton, Kent Wells and Tony Smith
writer: Irwin Levine, Lawrence Russell Brown
Now I've got to know what is and isn't mine
If you received my letter telling you I'd soon be free
Then you'll know just what to do
If you still want me
If you still want me
Whoa, tie a yellow ribbon 'round the old oak tree
It's been three long years
Do ya still want me?
If I don't see a ribbon round the old oak tree
I'll stay on the bus
Forget about us
Put the blame on me
If I don't see a yellow ribbon round the old oak tree

Bus driver, please look for me
'cause I couldn't bear to see what I might see
I'm really still in prison
And my love, she holds the key
A simple yellow ribbon's what I need to set me free
I wrote and told her please

Whoa, tie a yellow ribbon round the old oak tree
It's been three long years
Do ya still want me?
If I don't see a ribbon round the old oak tree
I'll stay on the bus
Forget about us
Put the blame on me
If I don't see a yellow ribbon round the old oak tree

Now the whole damned bus is cheerin'
And I can't believe I see
A hundred yellow ribbons round the old oak tree



Tracklist
CD 1
  • 1 The Lord Is My Shepherd
  • 2 The Star Spangled Banner
  • 3 God Bless the USA
  • 4 Light of a Clear Blue Morning
  • 5 When Johnny Comes Marching Home
  • 6 Welcome Home
  • 7 Gee, Ma, I Wanna Go Home
  • 8 Whispering Hope
  • 9 There Will Be Peace in the Valley for Me
  • 10 Red, White and Bluegrass
  • 11 My Country ’tis of Thee
  • 12 I’m Gonna Miss You
  • 13 Go to Hell
  • 14 Ballad of the Green Beret
  • 15 Brave Little Soldier
  • 16 Tie a Yellow Ribbon
  • 17 Color Me America
  • 18 The Glory Forever