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Dobie Gray – Drift Away lyrics

Day after day I'm more confused
Yet I look for the light through the pourin' rain
You know that's a game that I hate to lose
And I'm feelin' the strain
Ain't it a shame?

(Chrous)
Oh, gimme the beat, boys, and free my soul
I wanna get lost in your rock n' roll and drift away
Oh, gimme the beat, boys, and free my soul
I wanna get lost in your rock n' roll and drift away

Beginnin to think that I'm waistin' time
I don't understand the things I do
The world outside looks so unkind
And I'm countin' on you
To carry me through
Oh

Gimme the beat, boys, and free my soul
I wanna get lost in your rock n' roll and drift away
Gimme the beat, boys, and free my soul
I wanna get lost in your rock n' roll and drift away

And when my mind is free
You know a melody can move me
And when I'm feelin blue
A guitar's comin' through to sooth me
Thanks for the joy that you've given me
I want you to know that I believe in your song
Your rythem and rhyme and harmony
You've helped me along
Makin' me strong
Oh

Gimme the beat, boys, and free my soul
I wanna get lost in your rock n' roll and drift away
Ohhhhhh
Gimme the beat, boys, and free my soul
I wanna get lost in your rock n' roll and drift away
Ohhh woah woah!
Gimme the beat, boys, and free my soul(free my soul)
I wanna get lost in your rock n' roll and drift away
(Oh hey hey yeah)
Gimme the beat, boys, and free my soul(free my soul)
I wanna get lost in your rock n' roll and drift away
(Na na na wontcha)
(wontcha take me, whoa whoa, take me)



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    Robert VescoAug 15, 2013 at 8:14 pm
    1972 as a 15 year old kid, I was in a run down rental house in piedmont Alabama, living with my grandmother and this was on the radio. It made me cry, but I knew I had to keep fighting, that somehow, someway, I was going to make it and that everything would work out ok. I did make it off nolen street, and all did turn out alright. I know my grandmother is so happy for me. I look forward to the day when I see her again and all the troubles of this world will be long gone. I plan on living forever, thank you Jesus!

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