Down in the Boondocks" is a song written by Joe South, with sampling from Gene Pitney's "Twenty Four Hours from Tulsa", and recorded by American artist Billy Joe Royal. It was a hit in 1965, reaching number 9 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. In the UK, it hit number 38 on the Record Retailer chart. In Canada, the song reached on the RPM Magazine charts, August 9, 1965. The song comes from the album Down in the Boondocks.
Features Song Lyrics for Billy Joe Royal's Down In The Boondocks album. 6. I Knew You When Lyrics. To Love Somebody Lyrics. 8. Down in the Boondocks Lyrics. 9. Stand By Me Lyrics.
People put me down cause that's the side of town I was born in I love her and she loves me but I don't fit her society Lord, have mercy, I'm a boy from down in the boondocks. Songwriter: Joe South. Down in the Boondocks" Track Info. Written By Joe South. Release Date January 1, 1955. Down in the Boondocks Billy Joe Royal.
Album · 1964 · 28 Songs. 2. Stand By Me. 3:07. More By Billy Joe Royal. See All. Greatest Hits. Riding In Cars With Boys (Music from the Motion Picture).
Billy Joe Royal-Down In The Boondocks guitar tab, guitar tabs, bass tabs, chords and guitar pro tabs. E D A Lord have mercy on the boy from down in the boondocks. A D A Every night I watch the lights from the house up on the hill. A D C F I love a little girl that lives up there, I guess I always will her daddy is my boss man. D E D E So I'll just have to be content, to see her when ever I can. CHORUS: A D Down in the boondocks. down in the boondocks E D A Lord have mercy on the boy from do. .
English Deutsch Español Français Italiano 日本語 Português (Brasil) Русский. Billy Joe Royal – Down In The Boondocks. Selo: CBS – BA-221202.
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Artist: Billy Joe Royal. Also performed by: Kenny Loggins. Translations: German English. A A. Down in the Boondocks. From down in the boondocks. Every night I watch the lights. From the house upon the hill. I love a little girl that lives up there. And I guess I always will. But I don't dare knock on her door. Cause her daddy is my boss man. So I'll just have to be content. To see her whenever I can.
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|A||Down In The Boondocks
Written-By, Producer – Joe South
Written-By – J. South*
- Published By – Lowery Music Co. Inc.
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|CBS S 8204||Billy Joe Royal||Hush / Down In The Boondocks (7", Single)||CBS||CBS S 8204||Germany||Unknown|
|CBS A 1991||Billy Joe Royal||Hush / Down In The Boondocks (7")||CBS||CBS A 1991||Germany||1982|
|CBS S 8204||Billy Joe Royal||Hush / Down In The Boondocks (7", Single, RE)||CBS||CBS S 8204||Germany||Unknown|
|CBS 650470 7||Billy Joe Royal||Hush (7", Single, RE)||CBS||CBS 650470 7||Netherlands||1987|