This Country’s Bigger Than Texas Song Lyrics and Chords

Gene Watson

This Country's Bigger Than Texas

 

This Country’s Bigger Than Texas Song Lyrics and Chords by Gene Watson

 

This Country’s Bigger Than Texas
Recorded by Gene Watson
Written by Hugh Prestwood
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Standing on a corner in  
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Manhattan
 
I finally flagged a taxi  
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down
 
And as I climbed into the back  
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seat
 
I heard a more familiar  
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sound
 
From the  
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radio came  
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gliding 
 
 
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through
 
The sliding Nashville pedal  
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steel
 
And as the driver took me  
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rid
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ing
 
His fingers danced upon the  
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wheel
 
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This country’s bigger than Texas
 
It’s bigger than Nashville Tenne
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ssee
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It reaches border to border
 
It  
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stretches shinning sea to  
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sea
 
This country’s got no boun
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daries
 
A redneck farmer out of  
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Macon
 
Met a lady lawyer from L
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They did not have a thing in  
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common
 
Or at least it seemed that  
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way
 
And then the  
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jukebox started  
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play
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Just your average country  
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song
 
And both their  
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bodies started  
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sway
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ing
 
They danced the two step all night  
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long

Repeat #2

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This country’s got no bounda
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ries

 

FAQ

 

Who sang the the song This Country’s Bigger Than Texas?
– The song This Country’s Bigger Than Texas was sang by Gene Watson.

 

Who is Gene Watson?
– Gary Gene Watson (born October 11, 1943) is an American country music singer. He is most famous for his 1975 hit “Love in the Hot Afternoon,” his 1981 #1 hit “Fourteen Carat Mind,” and his signature 1979 song “Farewell Party.” Watson’s long career has included five number one hits, 21 top tens, and 48 charted singles.

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