Six Strings Down

Robert Cray, Eric Clapton, Jimmie Vaughan, Robert RandolphBuy this song

Robert Cray

Robert Cray (born August 1, 1953, Columbus, Georgia, United States) is an American blues guitarist and singer. A five-time Grammy Award winner, he has led his own band, as well as an acclaimed solo career. more »

In the middle of the night 
Six strings down 
On the heaven-bound flight 
Got a pick, a strap, guitar on his back 
Ain't gonna cut the angels no slack 
Heaven done called 

Another blues-stringer back home 
See the voodoo chile 
Holding out his hand 
I've been waitin' on you brother 
Welcome to the band 
Good blues-stringin' 
Heaven-fine singin' 
Jesus, Mary and Joseph 

Been lis'nin' to your playin' 
Heaven done called 
Another blues-stringer back home 
Lord they called 
Another blues-stringer back home 
Albert Collins up there 

Muddy an' Lightnin' too 
Albert King and Freddy 
Playin' the blues 
T-Bone Walker, Guitar Slim 
Little Son Jackson and 
Frankie Lee Sims 

Heaven done called 
Another blues-stringer back home 
Lord they called 
Another blues-stringer back home 
Lord they called 
Another blues-stringer back home 
Heaven done called 
Another blues-stringer back home 
Lord they called 
Another blues-stringer back home 
Heaven done called 
Another blues-stringer back home 
They called 
Another blues-stringer back home 
Back home

Written by: ART NEVILLE, CYRIL GARRETT NEVILLE, ERIC KOLB, STACY KELSEY SMITH, JIMMIE LAWRENCE VAUGHAN

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

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Six Strings Down