Album: Mississippi (1976)
Charted: 1
  • Where you can hear a country song song from far
    And someone plays the honky-tonk guitar
    Where all the lights will go out one by one
    The people join the sun
    And the wind takes it away

    Where the Mississippi falls down to the sea
    And lovers found the place thhhey'd like to be
    How many times before the song was ending
    Love and understanding
    Everywhere around

    Mississippi, I'll remember you
    Whenever I should go away
    I'll be longing for the day
    That I will be returning again
    Mississippi, you'll be on my mind
    Everytime I hear this song
    Mississippi roll along
    Until the end of time

    Now the country song for ever lost its soul
    When the guitar player turned to rock & roll
    And everytime when the summernights are falling
    I will always be calling dreams of yesterday Writer/s: Werner Theunissen
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 4

  • John Haynes from LouisianaI love this song, I’ve lived most of my life near the Mississippi River.It always gives me a warm feeling to hear it again and again.
  • Paddy & Cora from Dublin, Ireland.Just heard this on our local radio station, we remember it from our time before we got married. Brought back memories. Stay safe and remember to wash your hands.
  • Jim And Anne from Ontario, Canada Stumbled on Mississippi while listening to You Tube music during quarantine at home due to Covid/19
    Fantastic singing and we listen to it every day
    We wish you all the best....
  • Duncan from Huddersfield, United KingdomDon't remember when I first heard this but I have always liked it. Gives me a nice warm feeling all over!
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