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Swanee River Rock Lyrics

from The King of Soul: Classic Hits

"Swanee River Rock" is track #18 on the album The King of Soul: Classic Hits. It was written by Dp, . / Charles, Ray.
"Swanee River Rock" is track #18 on the album The King of Soul: Classic Hits. It was written by Dp, . / Charles, Ray.

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Do you know way down
(Way down)
Way down upon the Swanee
(Swanee)
Talkin' 'bout the river
(River)

You know was so far
(So far)
So far away
(So far away)
(Oh, yeah)

Do you know that's where
(That's where)
Where my heart is turnin', ohh
(Turnin')
Ever

And there's where
(There's where)
There's where the old folks stay
(Where the old folks stay)

All the world is sad
And lonely now
Everywhere I roam
Keep on tellin' you my darlin'
(Darlin')

How my heart is going sad
(So sad)
So sad and lonely

Because I'm so far
(So far)
I'm far from my folks back home
(From my folks back home)

All the world is sad
And lonely now
Everywhere I roam
Keep on tellin' you my darlin'
(Darlin')
How my heart is going sad
(So sad)
So sad and lonely

Because I'm so far
(So far)
So far from my folks back home, yeah
I'm far from my folks back home, yeah
So far from my folks back home, yeah
Oh, far from my folks back home, yeah

Songwriters
DP, . / CHARLES, RAY

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