Hometown Streets Lyrics

Nanci Griffith


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: James Hooker, Nanci Griffith
album: Track 7 in album Late Night Grande Hotel
release date: 1991-9-17
popularity : 25 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Folk/Folk Rock/Country
length: 4:14

Album Information

country(area): United States
script: Latin

Cover Art

Nanci Griffith Late Night Grande Hotel cover art


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Everybody packs their goals
And sails away for better shores
I have seen times
My sails have held a brilliant shine
I hear tell that dreams come true
Along these crowded avenues
But, my peace of mind
Is a place I go when I close my eyes

I need a hometown street where the boys are pretty
And a friend is still a friend
I need a hometown street where the love you're given
Surely comes back 'round again
Hometown streets are paved in gold


Track Listing

  • 1 Its Just Another Morning Here
  • 2 Late Night Grande Hotel
  • 3 It's Too Late
  • 4 Fields of Summer
  • 5 Heaven
  • 6 The Power Lines
  • 7 Hometown Streets
  • 8 Down "N" Outer
  • 9 One Blade Short of a Sharp Edge
  • 10 The Sun, Moon and Stars
  • 11 San Diego Serenade