River (4:04)

Cover of Blue

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It's coming on Christmas
They're cutting down trees
They're putting up reindeer
And singing songs of joy and peace

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  • racheln92

    one of my favorites in terms of holiday cheer. She's so right though I like the tree line it's true haha! I love her references to nature here. a river I can skee away on.

    22 May 5:43am Reply
  • KevinBDavis

    There was a time in my life when 70% of this song could've been my theme song. One particular Christmas day was the saddest of my life.

    19 May 5:21pm Reply
  • project_dominic

    > I'm listening to the song right now and all kinds of bad things are happening! Same thing here. Bad things were happening before I started listening to this song, but still. Stil, this song makes the difference between "incredibly bad" and "barely bearable".

    24 Oct 2014 Reply
  • Diving-Up

    I would teach my feet how to fly!!! So beautiful...

    7 Oct 2014 Reply
  • seyma__

    You've Got Mail ^^ ♥ [2]

    24 Sep 2014 Reply
  • porcelainstars

    Joni's voice is amazing

    2 Aug 2014 Reply
  • bluerthanthezoo

    El cover de Rosie Thomas es exquisito.

    6 Dec 2013 Reply
  • flamencodave

    A beautiful heartbreaker of a song. I love Joni.

    8 Nov 2013 Reply
  • KarlaBeatles

    You've Got Mail ^^ ♥

    22 Aug 2013 Reply
  • martianmonkey

    Joni!!

    15 Aug 2013 Reply
  • ButchGantenbein

    Thats not true. I'm listening to the song right now and all kinds of bad things are happening! Go Joni! Yea!

    29 Jul 2013 Reply
  • 1986

    Nothing bad can happen while you are listening to this song.

    4 Jul 2013 Reply
  • countryrebel51

    LOVE THIS ALBUM: JONI, JAMES TAYLOR, CROSBY & NASH. Garrison Keillor(Prairie Home Companion) says this is one important album to have. Some of the greatest songwriting!!! Linda Ronstadt covered this.

    8 May 2013 Reply
  • fernandomys

    "Oh, I wish I had a river I could skate away on". Preciosa. No me canso de escucharla.

    22 Mar 2013 Reply
  • BrotherXSport

    I remember being a kid and thinking music was everything. I had no idea it could be this. What a gal.

    25 Dec 2012 Reply
  • Tron1276

    I always jam this a lot around the holidays- a stunning, super-melancholic seasonal classic.

    20 Dec 2012 Reply
  • semionato

    still the SADDEST song ever.

    16 Dec 2012 Reply
  • FridaLouise

    Heartbreaking.

    13 Dec 2012 Reply
  • JuniorMcCartney

    Blue is just amazing, it is one of those really special calm and delicate albums that express my feelings in a way I could never imagine, like Bruce Springsteen Nebraska and Jackson Browne For Every Man

    7 Dec 2012 Reply
  • frannylombo

    haunting..

    2 Dec 2012 Reply
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