Stolen Car Song Lyrics

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen The River cover art
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I met a little girl and I settled down
In a little house out on the edge of town
We got married, and swore we'd never part
Then little by little we drifted from each other's heart

At first I thought it was just restlessness
That would fade as time went by and our love grew deep
In the end it was something more I guess
That tore us apart and made us weep

And I'm driving a stolen car
Down on Eldridge Avenue
Each night I wait to get caught
But I never do

I met a little girl and I settled down
In a little house out on the edge of town
We got married, and swore we'd never part
Then little by little we drifted from each other's heart

At first I thought it was just restlessness
That would fade as time went by and our love grew deep
In the end it was something more I guess
That tore us apart and made us weep

And I'm driving a stolen car
Down on Eldridge Avenue
Each night I wait to get caught
But I never do

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 The Ties That Bind
  • 2 Sherry Darling
  • 3 Jackson Cage
  • 4 Two Hearts
  • 5 Independence Day
  • 6 Hungry Heart
  • 7 Out in the Street
  • 8 Crush on You
  • 9 You Can Look (but You Better Not Touch)
  • 10 I Wanna Marry You
  • 11 The River
    12" Vinyl 2
  • 1 Point Blank
  • 2 Cadillac Ranch
  • 3 I’m a Rocker
  • 4 Fade Away
  • 5 Stolen Car
  • 6 Ramrod
  • 7 The Price You Pay
  • 8 Drive All Night
  • 9 Wreck on the Highway


  • credits


    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Bruce Springsteen
    album: Track in album The River
    release date: 1980-10-10
    popularity : 81 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Pop
    styles: Rock & Roll/Pop Rock/Classic Rock
    length: 3:55
    producer: Bruce Springsteen, Steven Van Zandt and Jon Landau
    drums: Max Weinberg
    piano: Roy Bittan
    vocal: Bruce Springsteen
    mixer: Chuck Plotkin and Toby Scott
    recorded by: Neil Dorfsman
    bass: Garry Tallent
    background vocals: Clarence Clemons, Roy Bittan and Steven Van Zandt
    organ: Danny Federici
    mastering: Ken Perry
    acoustic guitar & electric guitar: Steven Van Zandt
    saxophone & percussion: Clarence Clemons
    assistant engineer: James A. Farber, Jeff Hendrickson, Garry Rindfuss, Dana Bisbee and Raymond Willard
    harmonica & electric guitar & 12 string guitar: Bruce Springsteen
    composer: Bruce Springsteen
    lyricist: Bruce Springsteen

    Album Information

    label: Columbia
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    barcode: 074643685412
    script: Latin