Goodnight Irene

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Johnny Cash

John R. "Johnny" Cash (February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003), was an American singer-songwriter, actor, and author, who has been called one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. Although he is primarily remembered as a country music icon, his songs and sound spanned many other … more »

Last Saturday night I got married me and my wife settled down
Now me and my wife have parted gonna take another stroll downtown 

 Irene goodnight Irene goodnight
 Goodnight Irene Goodnight Irene I'll see you in my dreams 

 Sometimes I live in the country sometimes I live in town
 Sometimes I take a fool notion to jump in the river and drown 

 Irene goodnight Irene goodnight

Stop your ramblin' stop your gamblin' stop stayin' out late at night 
Go home to your wife and family stay there by the fireside bright

 Irene goodnight Irene goodnight


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