Higher Ground

Album: Mother's Milk (1989)
Charted: 54
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  • People keep on learnin'
    Soldiers keep on warrin'
    World keep on turnin'
    'Cause it won't be too long

    Powers keep on lyin'
    While your people keep on dyin'
    World keep on turnin'
    'Cause it won't be too long

    I'm so darn glad he let me try it again
    'Cause my last time on earth I lived a whole world of sin
    I'm so glad that I know more than I knew then
    Gonna keep on tryin'
    Till I reach my highest ground

    Teachers keep on teachin'
    Preachers keep on preachin'
    World keep on turnin'
    'Cause it won't be too long, oh no

    Lovers keep on lovin'
    Believers keep on believin'
    Sleepers just stop sleepin'
    'Cause it won't be too long, oh no

    I'm so glad that he let me try it again
    'Cause my last time on earth I lived a whole world of sin
    I'm so glad that I know more than I knew then
    Gonna keep on tryin'
    Till I reach my highest ground

    An' Stevie knows that nobody's gonna bring me down
    Till I reach the highest ground, 'cause me 'n' Stevie, see
    We're gonna be a sailin' on the funky, funky sound (till I reach the highest ground)
    Bustin' out and I'll break you out, 'cause I'm sailin' on
    (Till I reach the highest ground)
    Just sailin' on, sailin' on the higher ground (till I reach the highest ground)

Comments: 5

  • Megan from Stevenson, AlHA! This reminds me of when I was little! It was on my FAVORITE PowerRangers Movie! :)
  • Peter from Penistown, Ili thought stevie asked them to cover this song
  • Yos from Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicAnd imagine that they begged Stevie for permission to do this song, until he got tired of them. And the first second he heard the remake he became a big fan and the rest is history.
  • Bert from Pueblo, Nmbest bassline ever
  • Alex from Yorkton , CanadaThis will be a good song to listen to on the map "High Ground" in Halo 3 for the Xbox 360!
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