• Artist: Joel Zoss
  • Title: The Token
  • Genre: Easy Listening
  • Mood: Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Medium Fast (95-130)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Ethnic, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/6/2011
  • Lyric themes: Soul Searching, Rebellious, War, Moving On Letting Go, Optimism, Triumph Success
  • Lyrics: THE TOKEN All of the pieces are broken All of the children are gone All of the meanings are empty All of the righteous are wrong You say you can't get my meaning I say you can't sorrow long All of the doors are all open Stop thinking and sing me your song Let me take you down to defeat It's better there than at the head of the army Let me take you down oh my sweet It's of this that my love is a token In my arms light as a feather In my mind mist on the sea In my life you keep me together In my heart born to be free All the kings all the kings’ horsemen Can just go home and let us be When all that can break is broken It's of this that my love is a token Let me take you down to defeat It's better there than at the head of the army Let me take you down oh my sweet It's of this that my love is a token You can take my sister Burn my village bomb my farm We can live together We can learn to get along Let me take you down to defeat It's better there than at the head of the army Let me take you down oh my sweet It's of this that my love is a token All of the pieces are broken All of the children are gone All of the meanings are empty All of the righteous are wrong You say you can't get my meaning I say you can't sorrow long All of the doors are all open Stop thinking and sing me your song Let me take you down to defeat It's better there than at the head of the army Let me take you down oh my sweet It's of this that my love is a token Let me take you down to defeat It's better there than at the head of the army Let me take you down oh my sweet It's of this that my love is a token It's of this that my love is a token It's of this that my love is a token It's of this that my love is a token
  • Keywords: light, smooth, Bass, Guitar

About Joel Zoss

Joel Zoss

Conway, MA United States

JOEL ZOSS has enjoyed a worldwide cult following as a master songwriter since Bonnie Raitt recorded his “Too Long at the Fair” and “I Gave My Love a Candle.” His songs have sold millions of copies, earning him two gold records, and have been acquired and licensed by institutions as diverse as MUZAK and the Smithsonian Institution. He is a National Endowment for the Arts Fellow of Creative Writing and a PEN short story award ...

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