• Artist: Jeffrey Philip Nelson
  • Title: Bad Times
  • Genre: Country - Alternative, Pop - Adult Contemporary
  • Mood: Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Mixed
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), All Other, Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/19/2012
  • Lyric themes: Morality Tale, Money, Homeless Poverty, Despair Misery, Hope, Other
  • Lyrics: How did I end up here A place I’ve never been In a hole with you Scratching and clawing for next months rent Yesterday’s money has all been spent Please don’t regret the man your with I hate this little game I’m always made to play Get out; Get paid I’m asked always where I’ve been before How many years and how many more They say they will call but they never do (Harmonica Break) I blame it on the times So many in the streets My hope is dim Progress and time will move us toward Better times keep your eyes forward You might want to fold up your hands, and pray Badder times, are looking for sadder times, I see it clear People’s faces looking the same, I’ve seen it before Money and the market slips out of your hand With a little guiding help and weight from the man (x2) But what about your faith Don’t let it slip away Or return void I let it all get the best of me Can’t I realize that I’m living and free In a world of compassion and misery
  • Keywords: Bass, Organic

About Jeffrey Philip Nelson

Jeffrey Philip Nelson

Redondo Beach, CA United States

Jeffrey Philip Nelson's love for music and stories flow deep within. His lyrics are truthful and honest, and are sung and played from the heart. He is a true story teller which is proved on his debut album released in early 2010, titled "Could This Be...". The gutsy folk style sound is perfectly matched with his soulful voice, and is reminiscent of an older time. He somehow manages to marry the old and new drawing ...

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