Same Old Blues

Freddie KingBuy this song

Freddie King

Freddie King (September 3, 1934 – December 28, 1976), thought to have been born as Frederick Christian, originally recording as Freddy King, and nicknamed "The Texas Cannonball", was an influential American blues guitarist and singer. He is often mentioned as one of "the Three Kings" of electric … more »

Morning rain keeps on falling 
Like the tears that fall from my eyes 
As I sit in my room 
Staring out at the gloom 
That's the rain in the same old blues 

I can't help, I can't help but thinking
When the sun used to shine on my back door 
Now the sun is turned to rain 
All my laughter is turned to pain
Yes it's the same, the same old blues
 
Sunshine, sunshine is all you see now
But it all, it all looks like clouds by me
When I sit in my room 
Staring out at the gloom 
It's the rain, it's the same old blues 
Yeah, yes it's the rain, it's the same old blues
Yeah, yes it's the rain, it's the same old blues

Written by: J.J. CALE

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind

Discuss the Same Old Blues Lyrics with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add these lyrics to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Same Old Blues Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 10 Dec. 2016. <http://www.lyrics.com/lyric/3205973>.

Missing lyrics by Freddie King?

Know any other songs by Freddie King? Don't keep it to yourself!