Baby Blue

Album: If You Ain't Lovin' (You Ain't Livin') (1988)
  • She looked so much like a lady, but she was so much like a child.
    A devil when she held me close, an angel when she smiled.
    She always held it deep inside, but somehow I always knew
    She's go away when the grass turned green
    And the sky turned baby blue.

    And baby blue was the color of her eyes.
    Baby blue like the Colorado skies.
    Like a breath of spring, she came and left,
    And I still don't know why,
    So here's to you and whoever holds my baby blue tonight.

    She brought colors to my life that my eyes had never touched.
    And when she taught me how to care, I never cared so much.
    I try not to think of her, but I fall asleep and do,
    And drift off where the grass is green and the sky is baby blue.

    And baby blue was the color of her eyes.
    Baby blue like the Colorado skies.
    Like a breath of spring, she came and left,
    And I still don't know why,
    So here's to you and whoever holds my baby blue tonight.

    And baby blue was the color of her eyes.
    Baby blue like the Colorado skies.
    Like a breath of spring, she came and left,
    And I still don't know why,
    So here's to you and whoever holds my baby blue tonight. Writer/s: CRISPIN MACMICHAEL SANDYS HUNT, SIMON EDWARD STAFFORD
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 6

  • Doug Burke from Park City, UtThe song was written by Nashville Hall of Fame Songwriter, Aaron Barker. I interviewed him about the song on my podcast at Backstory Song here if you want to hear his version of the inspiration and creation:

    https://www.backstorysong.com/the-songs/baby-blue
  • Megan from Stevenson, AlThis song is simpley beautiful! Wow!
  • Alan from Lubbock, TxThe song was written by Aaron Barker. It is rumored that George Straigt dedicated to his daughter Jenifer.
  • Mo from Austin, TxIt is not about George's daughter, George didn't even write the song. It was written by a songwriter named Aaron Barker.
  • Clinton from St Joseph, MoIts actually Jenifer Strait, I dunno why I put jaime
  • Shelby from Idiotville , KyThis is a beautiful song. People should not vandalize the lyrics to this...but I'm not one to talk as I don't know them either. Still, no one should be saying crap like "Heyn sexy?" on such a wonderful song
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