Blood Brothers Lyrics

Bruce Springsteen

publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Charles N. Daniels, Gus Arnheim, Harry Tobias
album: Track 17 in album Greatest Hits
release date: 1995-2-24
popularity : 17 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Classic Rock/Folk Rock/Rock & Roll
length: 4:35
producer: Bruce Springsteen, Chuck Plotkin and Jon Landau
drums: Max Weinberg
piano: Roy Bittan
vocal: Bruce Springsteen
mixer: Bob Clearmountain
recorded by: Toby Scott
bass: Garry Tallent
organ: Danny Federici
guitar: Nils Lofgren
percussion: Frank Pagano
mastering: Bob Ludwig
saxophone & percussion: Clarence Clemons
harmonica & guitar: Bruce Springsteen
additional editor: Brian Lee
assistant mixer: Ryan Freeland, Jay Militscher and Tony Duino-Black
assistant recorded by: Carl Glanville and Peter Keppler
composer: Bruce Springsteen
lyricist: Bruce Springsteen

Cover Art

Bruce Springsteen Greatest Hits cover art
sponsored links

We played king of the mountain out on the end
The world come chargin’ up the hill, and we were women and men
Now there’s so much that time, time and memory fade away
We got our own roads to ride and chances we gotta take
We stood side by side each one fightin’ for the other
We said until we died we’d always be blood brothers

Now the hardness of this world slowly grinds your dreams away
Makin’ a fool’s joke out of the promises we make
And what once seemed black and white turns to so many shades of gray
We lose ourselves in work to do and bills to pay
And it’s a ride, ride, ride, and there ain’t much cover
With no one runnin’ by your side my blood brother

On through the houses of the dead past those fallen in their tracks
Always movin’ ahead and never lookin’ back
Now I don’t know how I feel, I don’t know how I feel tonight
If I’ve fallen ’neath the wheel, if I’ve lost or I’ve gained sight
I don’t even know why, I don’t know why I made this call
Or if any of this matters anymore after all

But the stars are burnin’ bright like some mistery uncovered
I’ll keep movin’ through the dark with you in my heart
My blood brother

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Born to Run
  • 2 Thunder Road
  • 3 Badlands
  • 4 The River
  • 5 Hungry Heart
  • 6 Atlantic City
  • 7 Dancing in the Dark
  • 8 Born in the U.S.A.
  • 9 My Hometown
  • 10 Glory Days
  • 11 Brilliant Disguise
  • 12 Human Touch
  • 13 Better Days
  • 14 Streets of Philadelphia
  • 15 Secret Garden
  • 16 Murder Incorporated
  • 17 Blood Brothers
  • 18 This Hard Land