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Elton John – You Gotta Love Someone

Elton John – You Gotta Love Someone

  You can win the fight, you can grab a piece of the sky You can break the rules but before you try You gotta love someone You gotta love someone You can stop the world, steal the face from the moon You can beat the clock, but before high noon You gotta love someone […]

Elton John – Grey Seal

Elton John – Grey Seal

  Why’s it never light on my lawn Why does it rain and never say good-day to the new-born On the big screen they showed us the sun But not as bright in life as the real one It’s never quite the same as the real one And tell me grey seal How does it […]

Elton John – Can You Feel The Love Tonight

Elton John – Can You Feel The Love Tonight

  There’s a calm surrender to the rush of day When the heat of a rolling wind can be turned away An enchanted moment, and it sees me through It’s enough for this restless warrior just to be with you And can you feel the love tonight? It is where we are It’s enough for […]

Elton John – I Want Love

Elton John – I Want Love

  I want love, but it’s impossible A man like me, so irresponsible A man like me is dead in places Other men feel liberated I can’t love, shot full of holes Don’t feel nothing, I just feel cold Don’t feel nothing, just old scars Toughening up around my heart But I want love, just […]

Elton John – I Feel Like A Bullet (in the Gun of Robert Ford)

Elton John – I Feel Like A Bullet (in the Gun of Robert Ford)

  Like a corn in a field I cut you down I threw the last punch too hard After years of going steady, well I thought that it was time To throw in my hand for a new set of cards And I can’t take you dancing out on the weekend I figured we’d painted […]

Elton John – Take Me To The Pilot

Elton John – Take Me To The Pilot

  If you feel that it’s real I’m on trial And I’m here in your prison Like a coin in your mint I am dented and I’m spent with high treason Through a glass eye your throne Is the one danger zone Take me to the pilot for control Take me to the pilot of […]

Elton John – Philadelphia Freedom

Elton John – Philadelphia Freedom

  I used to be a rolling stone You know if the cause was right I’d leave to find the answer on the road I used to be a heart beating for someone But the times have changed The less I say the more my work gets done `Cause I live and breathe this Philadelphia […]

Elton John – Tower Of Babel

Elton John – Tower Of Babel

  Snow, cement and ivory young towers Someone called us Babylon Those hungry hunters Tracking down the hours But where were all your shoulders when we cried Were the darlings on the sideline Dreaming up such cherished lies To whisper in your ear before you die It’s party time for the guys in the tower […]

Elton John – Island Girl

Elton John – Island Girl

  I see your teeth flash, Jamaican honey so sweet Down where Lexington cross 47th Street She’s a big girl, she’s standing six foot three Turning tricks for the dudes in the big city Island girl What you wanting with the white man’s world Island girl Black boy want you in his island world He […]

Elton John – Daniel

Elton John – Daniel

  Daniel is travelling tonight on a plane I can see the red tail lights heading for Spain Oh and I can see Daniel waving goodbye God it looks like Daniel, must be the clouds in my eyes They say Spain is pretty though I’ve never been Well Daniel says it’s the best place that […]

Elton John – Pinball Wizard

Elton John – Pinball Wizard

  Ever since I was a young boy I’ve played the silver ball From Soho down to Brighton I must have played them all But I ain’t seen nothin’ like him In any amusement hall That deaf, dumb and blind kid Sure plays a mean pinball He stands like a statue Becomes part of the […]

Elton John – I Guess That’s Why They Call It The Blues

Elton John – I Guess That’s Why They Call It The Blues

  Don’t wish it away Don’t look at it like it’s forever Between you and me I could honestly say That things can only get better And while I’m away Dust out the demons inside And it won’t be long before you and me run To the place in our hearts where we hide And […]

Elton John – Levon

Elton John – Levon

  Levon wears his war wound like a crown He calls his child Jesus ‘Cause he likes the name And he sends him to the finest school in town Levon, Levon likes his money He makes a lot they say Spend his days counting In a garage by the motorway He was born a pauper […]

Elton John – Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting

Elton John – Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting

  It’s getting late have you seen my mates Ma tell me when the boys get here It’s seven o’clock and I want to rock Want to get a belly full of beer My old man’s drunker than a barrel full of monkeys And my old lady she don’t care My sister looks cute in […]

Elton John – Someone Saved My Life Tonight

Elton John – Someone Saved My Life Tonight

  When I think of those East End lights, muggy nights The curtains drawn in the little room downstairs Prima Donna lord you really should have been there Sitting like a princess perched in her electric chair And it’s one more beer and I don’t hear you anymore We’ve all gone crazy lately My friends […]

Elton John – Blessed

Elton John – Blessed

  Hey you, you’re a child in my head You haven’t walked yet Your first words have yet to be said But I swear you’ll be blessed I know you’re still just a dream your eyes might be green Or the bluest that I’ve ever seen Anyway you’ll be blessed And you, you’ll be blessed […]

Elton John – Crocodile Rock

Elton John – Crocodile Rock

  I remember when rock was young Me and Suzie had so much fun holding hands and skimming stones Had an old gold Chevy and a place of my own But the biggest kick I ever got was doing a thing called the Crocodile Rock While the other kids were Rocking Round the Clock we […]

Elton John – The Bitch Is Back

Elton John – The Bitch Is Back

  I was justified when I was five Raising cane, I spit in your eye Times are changing, now the poor get fat But the fever’s gonna catch you when the bitch gets back Eat meat on Friday that’s alright Even like steak on a Saturday night I can bitch the best at your social […]

Elton John – Step Into Christmas

Elton John – Step Into Christmas

  Welcome to my Christmas song I’d like to thank you for the year So I’m sending you this Christmas card To say it’s nice to have you here I’d like to sing about all the things Your eyes and mind can see So hop aboard the turntable Oh step into Christmas with me Step […]

Elton John – Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

Elton John – Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

  When are you gonna come down When are you going to land I should have stayed on the farm I should have listened to my old man You know you can’t hold me forever I didn’t sign up with you I’m not a present for your friends to open This boy’s too young to […]

Elton John – Tiny Dancer

Elton John – Tiny Dancer

  Blue jean baby, L.A. lady, seamstress for the band Pretty eyed, pirate smile, you’ll marry a music man Ballerina, you must have seen her dancing in the sand And now she’s in me, always with me, tiny dancer in my hand Jesus freaks out in the street Handing tickets out for God Turning back […]

Elton John – Rocket Man

Elton John – Rocket Man

  She packed my bags last night pre-flight Zero hour nine a.m. And I’m gonna be high as a kite by then I miss the earth so much I miss my wife It’s lonely out in space On such a timeless flight And I think it’s gonna be a long long time Till touch down […]

Elton John – I’m Still Standing

Elton John – I’m Still Standing

  You could never know what it’s like Your blood like winter freezes just like ice And there’s a cold lonely light that shines from you You’ll wind up like the wreck you hide behind that mask you use And did you think this fool could never win Well look at me, I’m coming back […]

Elton John – Border Song

Elton John – Border Song

  Holy Moses I have been removed I have seen the specter he has been here too Distant cousin from down the line Brand of people who ain’t my kind Holy Moses I have been removed Holy Moses I have been deceived Now the wind has changed direction and I’ll have to leave Won’t you […]

Elton John – Bennie and the Jets

Elton John – Bennie and the Jets

  Hey kids, shake it loose together The spotlight’s hitting something That’s been known to change the weather We’ll kill the fatted calf tonight So stick around You’re gonna hear electric music Solid walls of sound Say, Candy and Ronnie, have you seen them yet But they’re so spaced out, Bennie and the Jets Oh […]

Elton John – All the Young Girls Love Alice

Elton John – All the Young Girls Love Alice

  Raised to be a lady by the golden rule Alice was the spawn of a public school With a double barrel name in the back of her brain And a simple case of Mummy-doesn’t-love-me blues Reality it seems was just a dream She couldn’t get it on with the boys on the scene But […]

Elton John – Honky Cat

Elton John – Honky Cat

  When I look back boy I must have been green Bopping in the country, fishing in a stream Looking for an answer trying to find a sign Until I saw your city lights honey I was blind They said get back honky cat Better get back to the woods Well I quit those days […]

Elton John – My Father’s Gun

Elton John – My Father’s Gun

  From this day on I own my father’s gun We dug his shallow grave beneath the sun I laid his broken body down below the southern land It wouldn’t do to bury him where any Yankee stands I’ll take my horse and I’ll ride the northern plain To wear the color of the greys […]

Elton John – Madman Across the Water

Elton John – Madman Across the Water

I can see very wellThere’s a boat on the reef with a broken backAnd I can see it very wellThere’s a joke and I know it very wellIt’s one of those that I told you long agoTake my word I’m a madman don’t you knowOnce a fool had a good part in the playIf it’s […]

Elton John – Something About The Way You Look Tonight

Elton John – Something About The Way You Look Tonight

  There was a time I was everything and nothing all in one When you found me I was feeling like a cloud across the sun I need to tell you How you light up every second of the day But in the moonlight You just shine like a beacon on the bay And I […]

Elton John – Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me

Elton John – Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me

  I can’t light no more of your darknessAll my pictures seem to fade to black and whiteI’m growing tired and time stands still before meFrozen here on the ladder of my lifeToo late to save myself from fallingI took a chance and changed your way of lifeBut you misread my meaning when I met […]

Elton John – I Don’t Wanna Go On With You Like That

Elton John – I Don’t Wanna Go On With You Like That

  I’ve always said that one’s enough to loveNow I hear you’re bragging one is not enoughSomething tells me you’re not satisfiedYou got plans to make me one of four or fiveI guess this kind of thing’s just in your bloodBut you won’t catch me carving up my loveI ain’t no puzzle piece that needs […]

Elton John – Your Song

Elton John – Your Song

  It’s a little bit funny this feeling insideI’m not one of those who can easily hideI don’t have much money but boy if I didI’d buy a big house where we both could liveIf I was a sculptor, but then again, noOr a man who makes potions in a travelling showI know it’s not […]

Elton John – Sacrifice

Elton John – Sacrifice

  It’s a human sign When things go wrong When the scent of her lingers And temptation’s strong Into the boundary Of each married man Sweet deceit comes calling And negativity lands Cold cold heart Hard done by you Some things look better baby Just passing through And it’s no sacrifice Just a simple word […]

Elton John – Can’t stay alone tonight

Elton John – Can’t stay alone tonight

  I blew the dust out of the cornersThrew some dead wood on the fireTuned the radio to silenceWatched the evening sun expireShould have called you up this morningBut I’m such a fool at timesI still search my shaving mirrorLooking for your face with mineAnd I can’t stay alone tonightCan’t let another day go byWhy […]

Elton John – Nikita

Elton John – Nikita

  Hey Nikita is it cold In your little corner of the world? You could roll around the world And never find a warmer soul to know Oh I saw you by the wall Ten of your tin soldiers in a row With eyes that looked like ice on fire The human heart a captive […]

Elton John – Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word

Elton John – Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word

  What have I got to do to make you love me What have I got to do to make you care What do I do when lightning strikes me And I wake to find that you’re not there What do I do to make you want me What have I got to do to […]

Elton John – Candle In The Wind

Elton John – Candle In The Wind

  Goodbye Norma Jean Though I never knew you at all You had the grace to hold yourself While those around you crawled They crawled out of the woodwork And they whispered into your brain They set you on the treadmill And they made you change your name And it seems to me you lived […]

Elton John – Home Again

Elton John – Home Again

  I’m counting on a memory to get me out of here I’m waiting for the fog around this spooky little town to clear All this time I’ve spent being someone else’s friend Just one more time, for old time’s sake I’d like to go back home again The world had seven wonders once upon […]