A crowded main street
The scene was set
The checked out the view
Turned the radio on

Open the case
Assemble the gun
Laid out ready
For the President's run

The world was shocked that fateful day
A young man's life was blown away, away
In Dallas one pm

White hot lead in the back of the head
Screaming confusion
Shots ring the air
Cadillac racing
Cops on the run
They couldn't believe that the President's hit

The shooting's done
Assassins run
Is he dead?
No one will say

Around the world
The news was flashed
We sat and watched
Your tragic history

The world was shocked that fateful day
A young man's life was blown away, away
In Dallas one pm


Lyrics submitted by SongMeanings

Dallas 1PM Lyrics as written by P. Byford G. Oliver

Lyrics © BMG Rights Management

Lyrics powered by LyricFind

Dallas 1 PM song meanings
Add Your Thoughts

2 Comments

sort form View by:
  • 0
    My Interpretation
    the only memorial type song i know of for jfk, thank you friends across the pond.
    Hankertonon November 22, 2013   Link
  • 0
    General Comment
    Is the above the song that it should be here you idiots ???
    GEODATSon May 25, 2019   Link

Add your thoughts

Log in now to tell us what you think this song means.

Don’t have an account? Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more. It’s super easy, we promise!