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Rocky Top

Traditional

 

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1. Wish that I was on ole Rocky Top down in the Tennessee hills

2. Once 2 strangers climbed ole Rocky Top looking for a moonshine still

3.

 

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1. Ain't no smoggy smoke on Rocky Top ain't no telephone bills

2. Strangers ain't come down from Rocky Top reckon they never will

3.

 

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1. Once I had a girl on Rocky Top, half-bear other half cat

2. Corn don't grow at all on Rocky Top ground's too rocky by far

3. I've had years of cramped up city life trapped like a duck in a pen

 

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1. Wild as a mink but sweet as soda pop I still dream about that

2. That's why all the folks on Rocky Top drink their corn from a jar

3. All I know is it's a pity life can't be simple again

 

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          Rocky Top you'll always be home sweet home to me

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          Good ole Rocky Top, Rocky Top Tennessee, Rocky Top Tennessee