Mr. Bojangles Song Lyrics

Nina Simone

Nina Simone To Love Somebody / Here Comes the Sun cover art
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I knew a man Bojangles
Always danced with worn out shoes
The silver hair, a ragged shirt
And bare ragged paints
The old soft shoe
He jumps so high
He jumps so high and
Then he lightly touches down

i met him in a New orleans cafè
He was down and out


I knew a man, Bojangles, and he danced for you

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Suzanne
  • 2 Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is a Season)
  • 3 Revolution, Part 1
  • 4 Revolution, Part 2
  • 5 To Love Somebody
  • 6 I Shall Be Released
  • 7 I Can't See Nobody
  • 8 Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues
  • 9 The Times They Are A-Changin'
  • 10 Here Comes the Sun
  • 11 Just Like a Woman
  • 12 O-o-h Child
  • 13 Mr. Bojangles
  • 14 New World Coming
  • 15 Angel of the Morning
  • 16 How Long Must I Wander?
  • 17 My Way
  • 18 I Think It's Going to Rain Today
  • 19 In the Morning

  • credits

    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Jerry Jeff Walker
    album: Track 13 in album To Love Somebody / Here Comes the Sun
    release date: 1998
    popularity : 79 users have visited this page.
    genres: Jazz Funk / Soul
    length: 5:02
    lyricist: Jerry Jeff Walker
    composer: Jerry Jeff Walker

    Album Information

    label: Raven Records
    country(area): Australia
    format: CD
    barcode: 612657007129
    script: Latin