"I Hear You Knocking" as written by and Dave/king Bartholomew....
You went away and left me long time ago
Now you're knocking on my door
I hear you knocking, but you can't come in
I hear you knocking, go back where you been

I begged you not to go but you said goodbye
And now you're telling me all your lies
I hear you knocking, but you can't come in
I hear you knocking, go back where you been, oh yeah

You better get back to your used-to-be
'Cause you're kinda love ain't good for me
I hear you knocking, but you can't come in
I hear you knocking, go back where you been

I told you way back in Fifty-two
That I would never go with you
I hear you knocking but you can't come in
I hear you knocking, go back where you been


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"I Hear You Knocking" as written by Dave Bartholomew Pearl King

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  • +1
    General CommentRhythm guitars hold you in, keep you tight, no freedom - listen close & try not to let your feet groove - lead guitar lets you fly - slide & slide away
    nagromnaion February 22, 2007   Link
  • +1
    General CommentI love this song! I first heard it in "The Lovely Bones" and found it only a while ago. This song is awesome!
    Ex0duson June 24, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General Commentgreat little heard rock song
    brownekillsspringon October 10, 2006   Link
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    General Commentdamn good song cover of an old blues songs
    kfe2on November 25, 2006   Link

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