Money Talks Song Lyrics

J.J. Cale


writers: Christine Marie Lakeland, J.j. Cale
album: Track 1 in album #8
release date: 1983
popularity : 121 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Folk Rock/Southern Rock
length: 4:18
lead vocals: J.J. Cale
writer: J.J. Cale, Christine Lakeland

Album Information

label: Mercury Records
country(area): Germany
format: CD
barcode: 042281115226
script: Latin

Cover Art

J.J. Cale #8 cover art


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Money talks, it'll tell you a story
Money talks, says strange things
Money talks very loudly
You'd be surprised the friends
You can buy with small change
They say it's the root of all evil
They say gold is the king
Money talks, you'd better believe it
All that gold don't mean a thing
Rich people, hear those pockets jingle
Spare change, hear the down-and-outers cry
Money talks, tip-toe up behind you
Steal what they can,
Off the cuff or on the sly
Money talks


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Money Talks
  • 2 Losers
  • 3 Hard Times
  • 4 Reality
  • 5 Takin' Care of Business
  • 6 People Lie
  • 7 Unemployment
  • 8 Trouble in the City
  • 9 Teardrops in My Tequila
  • 10 Livin' Here Too