The Streets of Baltimore

Nanci Griffith


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Harlan Howard, Tompall Glaser
album: Track 17 in album Other Voices, Too (A Trip Back to Bountiful)
release date: 1998-7-21
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length: 2:38

Album Information

country(area): United States
format: CD
script: Latin

Cover Art

Nanci Griffith Other Voices, Too (A Trip Back to Bountiful) cover art


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I sold the farm to take my woman, where she longed to be
I bought those one way tickets, she had often begged me for

She said, "The prettiest place on earth is Baltimore at night"
And I kind of liked the streets of Baltimore
Well I got myself a factory job, I ran an old machine
Yet every night when I came home with every muscle sore

But I soon learned she loved those bright lights

That brought me here before
Yes, my baby walks the streets of Baltimore


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Wall of Death
  • 2 Who Knows Where the Time Goes?
  • 3 You Were on My Mind
  • 4 Walk Right Back
  • 5 Canadian Whiskey
  • 6 Desperadoes Waiting for a Train
  • 7 Wings of a Dove
  • 8 Dress of Laces
  • 9 Summer Wages
  • 10 He Was a Friend of Mine
  • 11 Hard Times Come Again No More
  • 12 Wasn't That a Mighty Storm?
  • 13 Deportee (Plane Wreck at Los Gatos)
  • 14 Yarrington Town
  • 15 I Still Miss Someone
  • 16 Try the Love
  • 17 The Streets of Baltimore
  • 18 Darcy Farrow
  • 19 If I Had a Hammer (The Hammer Song)