When I die and they lay me to rest Gonna go to the place that's the best When I lay me down to die Goin' up to the spirit in the sky Goin' up to the spirit in the sky That's where I'm gonna go when I die When I die and they lay me to rest Gonna go to the place that's the best Prepare yourself you know it's a must Gotta have a friend in Jesus So you know that when you die He's gonna recommend you To the spirit in the sky Gonna recommend you To the spirit in the sky That's where you're gonna go when you die When you die and they lay you to rest You're gonna go to the place that's the best Never been a sinner I never sinned I got a friend in Jesus So you know that when I die He's gonna set me up with The spirit in the sky Oh set me up with the spirit in the sky That's where I'm gonna go when I die When I die and they lay me to rest I'm gonna go to the place that's the best Go to the place that's the best. TV Shows: Agents of S. Capcom series Marvel vs.
Spirit In The Sky
Fifty years after "Spirit in the Sky" became a hit, singer-songwriter Norman Greenbaum looks back on his immortal fuzz-rock anthem. We always knew it was going to be a hit. It just sounded too good. The song came out in the U. Songwriters occasionally have an idea but not a complete one.
Billboard ranked the record the 22 song of The song was featured on the album of the same name. Greenbaum said: "I thought, 'Yeah, I could do that,' knowing nothing about gospel music, so I sat down and wrote my own gospel song. It came easy. I wrote the words in 15 minutes. Greenbaum had previously been a member of psychedelic jug band Dr.