Willie Nelson No Place but Texas Lyrics

The Promiseland Track Listing
  • 1 Living in the Promiseland
  • 2 I'm Not Trying to Forget You
  • 3 Here in My Heart
  • 4 I've Got the Craziest Feeling
  • 5 No Place but Texas
  • 6 You're Only in My Arms (To Cry on My Shoulder)
  • 7 Pass It On
  • 8 Do You Ever Think of Me
  • 9 Old Fashioned Love
  • 10 Basin Street Blues
  • 11 Bach Minuet in G
  • God painted the bluebonnets in the fields,
    By a tough little scrub oak, on an east Texas hill.
    And he plucked the star from a lone star sky,
    And he put it in the twinkle of a cowboy's eye.

    The wide open spaces he made wild and free.
    Texas, as far as any eye can see;
    And he made her sons grow tough and strong.
    They still cry when they hear a sad song.

    No place but Texas
    Would I ever roam.
    No place but Texas;
    My home, sweet home.
    No place but Texas;
    My home, sweet home.

    When I die I hope they bury me
    By the Pedernales River, 'neath a white oak tree,
    Where I can see the longhorns graze
    And the cactus flowers blooming in the morning haze.


    Written by: Alex Harvey
    Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

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