Hey Mama

Album: Young Love (2011)
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  • She don't know what she wants to be
    With all the pictures in the magazines
    Holding hands when she's mad at me
    'Cause she don't wanna go, don't wanna go

    I met her at Anthropologie
    Purple boots and her golden dreams
    Standing there like a Tennessee queen
    Singing, don't look at me, don't look at me

    Singing, oh oh
    Won't you help me sing this song
    Singing, ee ee ee
    She don't ever want to go to sleep

    Singing, hey mama, don't want no drama
    Just a kiss before I leave
    Hey lady, don't say maybe
    You're the one that I can believe
    Hey lover, don't want no other
    Finger for my ring

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Oh oh
    Ooh oh oh oh
    Ooh oh oh oh

    I can see it in her Cherokee eyes
    Those baby browns and the golden thighs
    What you doing for the rest of your life?
    'Cause you don't want to go, don't wanna go

    Singing, oh oh
    Won't you help me sing this song
    Singing, ee ee ee
    She's playing like a mystery

    Singing, hey mama, don't want no drama
    Just a kiss before I leave
    Hey lady, don't say maybe
    You're the one that I can believe
    Hey lover, don't want no other
    Finger for my ring

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Oh oh
    Ooh oh oh oh
    Ooh oh oh oh

    Couldn't be more opposite
    I'm hard to please and you're hard to get
    You're Mississippi and I'm Oregon
    You're sun-tanned and I'm porcelain-skinned

    Singing, hey mama, don't want no drama
    Just a kiss before I leave
    Hey lady, don't say maybe
    You're the one that I can believe
    Hey lover, don't want no other
    Finger for my ring

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Hey mama, hey hey mama

    Oh oh
    Ooh oh oh oh
    Ooh oh oh oh Writer/s: MAT KEARNEY, JASON LEHNING
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management, Warner Chappell Music, Inc., Spirit Music Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Robin From Louisiana from BeauregardMatt Kearney thank you for allowing God to give u the lyrics to share the depth of these personal words!
  • Mike from Norwalk, CtHoping to see some comments about "Down". Great song!
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