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    Hank Williams Sr. / Lyrics

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    "Long Gone Lonesome Blues" Lyrics

    Hank Williams Sr. feat. Marty Robbins

    Album:
    track 9 on disc 2
    Original Singles Collection...Plus [Polydor] [1992]
    track 8
    Commemorative Collection (Box) [Valley Entertainme [1997]
    track 20 on disc 2
    The Complete Hank Williams [Mercury Nashville] [1998]
    track 17 on disc 9
    The Complete Hank Williams [Mercury Nashville] [1998]
    track 7 on disc 10
    The Complete Hank Williams [Mercury Nashville] [1998]
    track 13 on disc 2
    Hillbilly Hero [Proper] [2002]
    track 1
    Back to Back: Their Greatest Hits [Rebound Records [1995]
    track 8
    I'm Blue Inside [1961]
    track 11
    Lost Highway (And Other Folk Ballads) [1964]
    track 28
    The Hank Williams Story [MGM] [1964]
    track 5
    More Hank Williams and Strings [1967]
    track 10
    The Essential Hank Williams [1969]
    track 5
    The Legend of Hank Williams in Song and Story [1973]
    track 4 on disc 2
    Moanin' the Blues [Fremeaux] [1974]
    track 12
    Grand Ole Country Classics [Pair] [1987]
    track 6
    Back to Back [1992]
    track 5
    Lonesome Blues [1992]
    track 2
    Best of the Early Years [Polygram] [1994]
    track 4
    The Hits, Vol. 1 [Polygram] [1994]
    track 4
    American Legends: Best of the Early Years [Univers [1995]
    track 4
    Hits, Vol. 1 (Expanded) [Mercury] [1996]
    track 2
    Low Down Blues [Mercury Nashville] [1996]
    track 21
    Live at the Grand Ole Opry [Mercury Nashville] [1999]
    track 4
    20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: [1999]
    track 19
    Lovesick Blues [ASV/Living Era] [2001]
    track 16
    Blues Come Around [Catfish] [2001]
    track 1
    His Greatest Hits, Vol. 2: Long Gone Lonesome Blue [2001]
    track 17
    Greatest Country Singer of All Time [K-Tel] [2002]
    track 8 on disc 2
    Long Gone Daddy [Snapper] [2002]
    track 13
    Long Gone Lonesome Blues Hank Williams Hillbilly H [2002]
    track 2
    Cheating Hearts [404 Music Group] [2002]
    track 9
    Collection [Universal International] [2002]
    track 15
    Long Gone Lonesome Blues [Country Stars] [2002]
    track 9
    The Ultimate Collection [Mercury] [2002]
    track 7 on disc 2
    48 Original Recordings [Prism Entertainment] [2003]
    track 17
    Hank Williams [2004]
    track 5
    His Best Recordings, Vol. 2: 1949-1953 [Blue Moon] [2004]
    track 9
    The Ultimate Collection ( Bonus DVD) [Mercury] [2005]
    track 9
    Hank Williams Gold [Mercury Nashville] [2005]
    track 14 on disc 2
    Settin' the Woods on Fire [2005]
    track 4
    The Best of the Early Years [Music Mill] [2006]
    track 7
    At the Grand Ole Opry [MGM] [1976]
    track 10
    Archetypes [MGM] [1974]
    track 8
    Moanin' the Blues [1952]
    track 9
    Best of the Early Years [Polymedia]
    track 8 on disc 2
    A Legendary Collection [Mercury Nashville]
    track 22
    24 Karat Hits [1968]
    track 18
    24 Greatest Hits, Vol. 2 [1977]
    track 11
    40 Greatest Hits [Polydor] [1978]
    track 16
    Songbook [1991]
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    (Hank Williams)

    I went down to the river to watch the fish swim by
    But when I got to the river so lonesome I wanted to die. oh Lawd
    And then I jumped in the river but the doggone river was dry
    She's long gone and now I'm lonesome blues.

    I had me a woman who couldn't be untrue
    She made me for money and she made me blue
    A man needs a woman that he can lean on
    But my leanin' post is done and left and gone
    She's long gone and now I'm lonesome blues.

    --- Instrumental ---

    I'm gonna find me a river one that's cold as ice
    And when I find me that river Lord I'm gonna pay the price, oh Lawd
    I'm goin' down in it three times but Lord I'm only comin' back twice
    She's long gone and now I'm lonesome blues.

    She told me on Sunday she was checking me out
    Along about Monday she was nowhere about
    And here it is Tuesday ain't had no news
    I got them gone but not forgotten blues
    She's long gone and now I'm lonesome blues...
    This song was submitted on August 18th, 2006 and last modified on October 25th, 2016.
    Copyright with Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc..
    Written by HANK WILLIAMS, SR..
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