Church On Cumberland Road

Album: The Road Not Taken (1989)
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  • Just about a mile off of 109
    There's a little church sittin' back in the pines
    I promised that girl she was gonna be mine
    I wouldn't be surprised if she was standin' there cryin'

    Wo-ah, I didn't know this bored-out Ford could go so slow
    Wo-ah, You got to put your foot down on the floor
    'Yeah we've been rocking all night, now, don't you know
    You gotta get me to the church on Cumberland Road

    Billy's passed out in the back, But I think he's alive
    Bobby's got his head hangin' over the side
    Here we are doin' only ninety-five
    What's the matter with you, man? I thought you said you could drive


    Sweeter than the dew on a honeysuckle vine
    Hotter than noon on the Fourth of July
    Cutest little girl that I ever have known
    Waitin' at the church on Cumberland Road

    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
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  • Henry O. Godwinn from Wheeling, WvThought this was done by Kentucky Headhunters
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