Brad Paisley Lyrics

Overview / Lyrics (see all) / Photos / Videos / News

Whiskey Lullaby Lyrics

from Hits Alive

"Whiskey Lullaby" is track #12 on the album Hits Alive. It was written by Randall, Jon / Anderson, Bill.
Edit
"Whiskey Lullaby" is track #12 on the album Hits Alive. It was written by Randall, Jon / Anderson, Bill.
For Example...
What chart rank did the song debut? What is the song about? Has it won any awards?, etc.
Cancel Submit
Thank You For Your Submission
Your introduction will appear once it has been deemed awesome by our team of wizards.
  • Play Video
  • Correct
  • Print

Whiskey Lullaby Submit Correct Lyrics

Submit Corrections Cancel

She put him out like the burnin' end of a midnight cigarette
She broke his heart, he spent his whole life tryin' to forget
We watched him drink his pain away a little at a time
But he never could get drunk enough to get her off his mind
Until the night

He put that bottle to his head and pulled the trigger
And finally drank away her memory
Life is short, but this time it was bigger
Than the strength he had to get up off his knees
We found him with his face down in the pillow
With a note that said, 'I'll love her till I die.'
And when we buried him beneath the willow
The angels sang a whiskey lullaby

The rumors flew but nobody knew how much she blamed herself
For years and years she tried to hide the whiskey on her breath
She finally drank her pain away a little at a time
But she never could get drunk enough to get him off her mind
Until the night

She put that bottle to her head and pulled the trigger
And finally drank away his memory
Life is short, but this time it was bigger
Than the strength she had to get up off her knees
We found her with her face down in the pillow
Clinging to his picture for dear life
We laid her next to him beneath the willow
While the angels sang a whiskey lullaby

Songwriters
RANDALL, JON / ANDERSON, BILL

Published by
Lyrics © Chrysalis One Music, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

Whiskey Lullaby video

Whiskey Lullaby

Watch Now

Whiskey Lullaby

Listen to Brad Paisley Radio on Last.fm, Radio.com or Jango

Music News