Tom Waits Lyrics

Genre: Rock

Tom Waits Lyrics - by Popularity

1 Chocolate Jesus
2 Bad As Me
3 Rain Dogs
4 Poor Edward
5 Singapore
6 Time
7 Chicago
8 Pay Me
9 San Diego Serenade
10 Lucinda / Ain't Goin Down
11 Take It With Me
12 She Stole The Blush
13 Pasties and a G-String
14 Dirt In The Ground
15 First Kiss
16 Talking At The Same Time
17 Raised Right Men
18 Better off without a Wife
19 Reeperbahn
20 Hang On St. Christopher
21 Underground
22 Johnsburg, Illinois
23 Lucky Day
24 Downtown
25 Hell Broke Luce
26 Fannin Street
27 Martha
28 Such A Scream
29 New Coat of Paint
30 Trampled Rose
31 Falling Down
32 Table Top Joe
33 Back In The Crowd
34 Make It Rain
35 Kiss Me
36 Yesterday Is Here
37 Down, Down, Down
38 Alice
39 Books of Moses
40 Midtown
41 Come On Up To The House
42 Woe
43 Goin' Out West
44 The Pontiac
45 $29.00
46 Take Me Home
47 Kentucky Avenue
48 I'll Shoot The Moon
49 A Little Rain
50 Circus
51 Green Grass
52 Anywhere I Lay My Head
53 Big In Japan
54 Calliope
55 Blow Wind Blow
56 Diamonds On My Windshield
57 Cold Water
58 Blind Love
59 Georgia Lee
60 Cemetery Polka
61 Virginia Avenue
62 New Year's Eve
63 Jockey Full Of Bourbon
64 A Sight For Sore Eyes
65 Get Lost
66 Tango Till They're Sore
67 Burma Shave
68 Tell Me
69 Big Black Mariah
70 Live Circus
71 I Want You
72 Christmas Card from a Hooker in Minneapolis
73 The Part You Throw Away
74 Union Square
75 Metropolitan Glide
76 Rosie
77 Looks Like I'm Up Shit Creek Again
78 Danny Says
79 Strange Weather
80 Fumblin' with the Blues
81 Downtown Trains
82 The Ghosts of Saturday Night
83 Warm Beer and Cold Women
84 Face To The Highway
85 When You Ain't Got Nobody
86 Blue Valentines
87 Straight to the Top
88 Black Wings
89 Small Change
90 The One That Got Away
91 Big Joe and Phantom 309
92 Twenty Nine Dollars
93 Goin' Down Slow
94 Carnival
95 Train Song
96 'Til the Money Runs Out
97 The Heart of Saturday Night
98 Spare Parts I (A Nocturnal Emission)
99 Rains On Me
100 Tom Traubert's Blues
101 Get Behind The Mule
102 Way Down in the Hole
103 Story
104 Heigh Ho
105 Red Shoes by the Drugstore
106 Eggs and Sausage (In a Cadillac With Susan Michelson)
107 In Between Love
108 Bone Chain
109 Telephone Call from Istanbul
110 Emotional Weather Report
111 16 Shells from a Thrity-Ought Six
112 Heartattack and Vine
113 Virginia Ave
114 Depot, Depot
115 Putnam County
116 Pony
117 Satisfied
118 Rockin' Chair
119 Black Market Baby
120 Gun Street Girl
121 What Keeps Mankind Alive
122 Cold Cold Ground
123 Grapefruit Moon
124 In Shades
125 Drunk on the Moon
126 On the Nickel
127 Nirvana
128 Last Leaf
129 Candy Apple Red
130 Time (Live)
131 The Return of Jackie and Judy
132 Clap Hands
133 Once Upon A Town/Empty Pockets
134 Whistlin'past The Graveyard
135 Ol '55
136 Saving All My Love for You
137 Muriel
138 A Sweet Little Bullet from a Pretty Blue Gun
139 Please Call Me, Baby
140 Jersey Girl
141 Midnight Lullabye
142 Midnight Lullaby
143 Mr. Henry
144 So It Goes
145 Foreign Affair
146 I Beg Your Pardon
147 Ruby's Arms
148 I Wish I Was in New Orleans
149 Little Trip to Heaven
150 Romeo Is Bleeding
151 Step Right Up
152 Old Shoes (& Picture Postcards)
153 If I Have To Go
154 Invitation to the Blues
155 Little Trip to Heaven (On the Wings of Your Love)
156 T'ain't No Sin
157 Somewhere (From West Side Story)
158 Tom Traubert's Blues (Four Sheets To The Wind In Copenhagen)
159 Barber Shop
160 Little Boy Blue
161 Broken Bicycles
162 Lonely
163 After You Die
164 I Can't Wait To Get Off Work (And See My Baby On Montgomery Avenue)
165 Crossroads
166 Mr. Siegal
167 Diamonds & Gold
168 Blue Skies
169 Jitterbug Boy
170 Semi Suite
171 Walk Away
172 Ice Cream Man
173 Long Way Home
174 I Hope That I Don't Fall in Love With You
175 Earth Died Screaming
176 So Long I'll See Ya
177 Shiver Me Timbers
178 Wrong Side of the Road
179 Frank's Song
180 Poncho's Lament
181 Young At Heart
182 9th & Hennepin
183 Hope I Don't Fall In Love With You
184 Bad Liver and a Broken Heart
185 Mockin' Bird
186 Had Me A Girl
187 I'm Your Late Night Evening Prostitute
188 All Stripped Down
189 Sea of Love
190 The Piano Has Been Drinking (Not Me)
191 Picking Up After You
192 Red Shoes
193 House Where Nobody Lives
194 Jesus Gonna Be Here
195 I Never Talk to Strangers
196 Walking Spanish
197 Nobody
198 On a Foggy Night

Tom Waits Bio

Thomas Alan Waits (born December 7, 1949) is an American singer-songwriter, composer and actor. Waits has a distinctive voice, described by critic Daniel Durchholz as sounding "like it was soaked in a vat of bourbon, left hanging in the smokehouse for a few months, and then taken outside and run over with a car." With this trademark growl, his incorporation of pre-rock music styles such as blues, jazz, and vaudeville, and experimental tendencies verging on industrial music, Waits has built up a distinctive musical persona. He has worked as a composer for movies and musical plays and as a supporting actor in films, including Down By Law, The Fisher King, Coffee & Cigarettes, Bram Stoker's Dracula, and Short Cuts. He was nominated for an Academy Award for his soundtrack work on One from the Heart.

Lyrically, Waits's songs frequently present atmospheric portrayals of grotesque, often seedy characters and places – although he has also shown a penchant for more conventional ballads. He has a cult following and has influenced subsequent songwriters despite having little radio or music video support. His songs are best-known to the general public in the form of cover versions by more visible artists—for example, "Jersey Girl," performed by Bruce Springsteen; "Downtown Train" performed by Rod Stewart; and "Ol' '55," performed by the Eagles. Although Waits' albums have met with mixed commercial success in his native United States, they have occasionally achieved gold album sales status in other countries. He has been nominated for a number of major music awards and has won Grammy Awards for two albums, Bone Machine and Mule Variations.

Waits currently lives in Sonoma County, California with his wife and three children.

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_waits