Tom Waits Lyrics

Genre: Rock

Tom Waits Lyrics - by Popularity

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

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