DANNY PATTERSON'S
LYRICS
"Nobody's Fault But Mine" CD
NOTE: All songs listed here are written by Danny Patterson (plus one co-written) and all are under copyright
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It's Nobody's Fault But Mine
Written by Blind Willie Johnson, Alpha Music Inc (BMI) / Additional lyrics * by Danny Patterson

CHORUS
Nobody's fault but mine - (repeat)
If I die and my soul is lost *
Nobody's fault but mine

VERSE 1 *
I've got a Bible to read - (repeat)
If I don't read it and my soul is lost
Nobody's fault but mine

REPEAT CHORUS

VERSE 2 *
I've got a prayer to pray - (repeat)
If I don't pray it and my soul is lost
Nobody's fault but mine

REPEAT CHORUS

VERSE 3 *
I've got a song to sing - (repeat)
If I don't sing it and my soul is lost
Nobody's fault but mine

REPEAT CHORUS x3

(c)2005 GIS Music (for additional lyrics and arrangement)
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Workin' On A Building
Traditional, additional lyrics * by Danny Patterson

VERSE 1
If I was a gambler, I'd tell you what I'd do.  I'd quit my gamblin' Lord, and work on the building too

CHORUS
(I'm) Workin' on a building (x3)
For my Lord, for my Lord
It's a Holy Ghost building (x3)
For my Lord, for my Lord

VERSE 2
If I was a drunker'd, I'd tell you what I'd do.  I'd quit my drinkin' Lord, and work on the building too

REPEAT CHORUS

VERSE 3 *
If I was a guitar player, I'd tell you what I'd do.  I'd keep on bendin' them strings and work on the building too

REPEAT CHORUS

VERSE 4
If I was a preacher, I'd tell you what I'd do.  I'd keep on preachin' Lord, and work on the buidling too

REPEAT CHORUS (x3)

(c)2005 GIS Music (for additional lyrics and arrangement)
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You Better Start Actin' Right
Written by Danny Patterson

CHORUS
You better start actin' right, 'cause God is comin' - (repeat)
You might be ready or you might not
You better be careful or things might get hot
You better start actin' right, 'cause God is comin'

VERSE 1
You might go cheatin' and stealin', but God is watchin' - (repeat)
You might be sneaky or you might not
You better be careful or things might get hot
You better start actin' right, 'cause God is watchin'

REPEAT CHORUS

VERSE 2
You might be a big ol' liar, but God is listenin' - (repeat)
You might be a nice guy or you might not
You better be careful or things might get hot
You better start actin' right, 'cause God is listenin'

REPEAT CHORUS

VERSE 3
You better ask God for mercy, while the time is at hand - (repeat)
You might be ready or you might not
If you don't get help soon things will get hot
You better ask God for mercy, while the time is at hand

(c)2005 GIS Music
                                                                                                                                                
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