Add Explanation
Add Meaning
$album_name
$date_release
$writer_name
New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
American Idol – Proud Mary lyrics

Left a good job in the city (c'mon y'all)
Workin' for the man every night and day
And I never lost one minute of sleep
And I was worried about the way things might have been

Big wheel keep on turnin'
Proud Mary keep on burnin'
And we're rolling, rolling yeah
Rolling on a river

Well I cleaned a lot of plates in Memphis, yeah
Pumped a lot of tanks in New Orleans
But I never saw the good side of the city
Till I hitched a ride on the river boat Queen

Big wheel keep on turning
Proud Mary keep on burning
And we're rolling, rolling, yeah
Rolling on a river (c'mon y'all)

Rolling, yeah, rolling, yeah
Rolling on a river
River doo doo doo
Doo doo doo doo
Doo doo doo

Hey, alright, hey hey hey hey hey



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/a/american_idol/proud_mary.html

  • Email
  • Correct


Music Facts about American Idol and "Proud Mary" song

Proud Mary meanings

      Write about your feelings and thoughts about Proud Mary

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      U
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      Explain