We use cookies to customize content and advertising, to provide social media features, and to analyze traffic to our site. We also share information about your use of our site with our trusted social media, advertising and analytics partners. Read more.
  •    
  •    
  •    

    Harry Belafonte / Lyrics

    Playlist 0 Rate 0 Like & Share Print Email Play

    "Midnight Special" Lyrics

    Harry Belafonte feat. Bob Dylan

    Album:
    Genre:
    Duration:00:04:05
    Rank: (−)
    Rate:
    −/5 from 0 users
    Charts: view all »
    Referring urls:view all »

    Video

    Lyrics

    Well, you wake up in the morning, you hear the work bell ring,
    And they march you to the table to see the same old thing.
    Ain't no food upon the table, and no pork up in the pan.
    But you better not complain, boy, you get in trouble with the man.

    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a ever-loving light on me.

    Yonder come miss Rosie, how in the world did you know?
    By the way she wears her apron, and the clothes she wore.
    Umbrella on her shoulder, piece of paper in her hand;
    She come to see the governor, she wants to free her man.

    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a ever-loving light on me.

    If you're ever in Houston, well, you better do the right;
    You better not gamble, there, you better not fight, at all
    Or the sheriff will grab you and the boys will bring you down.
    The next thing you know, boy, Oh! You're prison bound.

    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a ever-loving light on me.

    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a light on me,
    Let the Midnight Special shine a ever-loving light on me.
    This song was submitted on November 4th, 2013 and last modified on October 23rd, 2016.
    Copyright with Lyrics © EMI Music Publishing.
    Written by SPENCER DAVIS.
    Lyrics licensed by LyricFind.

    Songs you may also like

    • same album
    • same artist
    • popular on LSI
    • new on LSI

    Contributors

    leaderboard activity

    Comments

    Facebook (0) LetsSingIt (0)