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

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