Big John Shaft Lyrics

Belle and Sebastian

publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
album: Track 18 in album Storytelling
release date: 2002-6-3
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop Stage & Screen
styles: Alternative Rock/Soundtrack/Theme/Ballad/Indie Rock
length: 3:56

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Belle and Sebastian Storytelling cover art
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I'll make another movie
The same one as the year before
Take a tired idea
Put it in the hands of Hollywood
I need to talk to someone
I've been living someone else's life
I don't get no mail at my house anymore
My manager's bride

I'm sitting on a jet plane
I'll see my baby soon enough
I won't take her to the movie
I'm worried that the lines become all blurred
I couldn't help but feeling something
When the boss told us to act that way
I'm ashamed of my profession
I would do the same again

I'll make another movie
Same one as the year before
I'm looking for a story
Something ludicrous to come up from the street
I won't play another heavyweight
I won't play another big John Shaft
Put me in a frock and leave me to recite
Maybe my career will die

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Fiction
  • 2 Freak
  • 3 Conan, Early Letterman
  • 4 Fuck This Shit
  • 5 Night Walk
  • 6 Jersey's Where It's At
  • 7 Black and White Unite
  • 8 Consuelo
  • 9 Toby
  • 10 Storytelling
  • 11 Class Rank
  • 12 I Don't Want to Play Football
  • 13 Consuelo Leaving
  • 14 Wandering Alone
  • 15 Mandingo Cliche
  • 16 Scooby Driver
  • 17 Fiction Reprise
  • 18 Big John Shaft