Joe Cocker - Civilized Man Lyrics

Joe Cocker Civilized Man cover art
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You made me need you
Need you so bad

Fool to believe you. you made me so mad
Oh yeah

Double cross me once
Never cross me again

And now you're runnin' round lookin' for some sympathy
When you know as well as I that we're history.
You're lucky - I'm a civilized man

You're so lucky - I'm a civilized man
Oh yeah
A civilized man.
A poison arrow right from the start

Went down to zero
You went for my heart
Oh yeah.
Usin' hoodoo voodoo to start the fire again

Now you asked me to forget all you put me through
When you know as well as I you got it comin' to you.
Now you're lucky - I'm a civilized man...
Using hoodoo voodoo to start the fire again.
Now you're runnin' round lookin' for some sympathy

When you know as well as I that we are history.
Oh
You're lucky - I'm a civilized man...
Oh
You're lucky - I'm a civilized man...
You're so lucky - you've got a civilized man

You're so lucky - you've got a civilized man.
Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 Civilized Man
  • 2 There Goes My Baby
  • 3 Come on In
  • 4 Tempted
  • 5 Long Drag Off a Cigarette
  • 6 I Love the Night
  • 7 Crazy in Love
  • 8 A Girl Like You
  • 9 Hold On (I Feel Our Love Is Changing)
  • 10 Even a Fool Would Let Go


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Nick Distefano
    album: Track 1 in album Civilized Man
    release date: 1984
    popularity : 152 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Blues Pop
    styles: Pop Rock/Classic Rock
    length: 3:56
    producer: Stewart Levine
    drums: Jeff Porcaro
    lead vocals: Joe Cocker
    bass: Nathan East
    background vocals: Mary Davis, Cissy Houston and Tuck Orley
    guitar: Steve Lukather
    Hammond organ: David Paich
    percussion: Starz Vanderlocket
    synthesizer: Greg Phillinganes
    writer: Richard Feldman, Pat Robinson
    Album Information
    label: Capitol Records
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 077774603829
    script: Latin