Who Sang Boulevard? Jackson Browne

Jackson Browne Hold Out cover art
Credits
publisher: ©Jackson Browne/Swallow Turn Music/Night Kitchen Music/Open Window Music
writers: Jackson Browne
release date: 1980-6-24
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Pop Rock/Classic Rock
length: 3:22
producer: Jackson Browne and Greg Ladanyi
recording engineer: Greg Ladanyi
maracas: Danny Kortchmar
drums (drum set): Rick Marotta
Down on the boulevard they take it hard
They look at life with such disregard
They say it can't be won
The way the game is run
But if you choose to stay
You end up playing anyway
It's okay
The kid's in shock up and down the block
The folks are home playing beat the clock
Down at the golden cup
They set the young ones up
Under the neon light
Selling day for night
It's alright
Nobody rides for free
Nobody gets it like they want it to be
Nobody hands you any guarantee
Nobody
The hearts are hard and the times are tough
Down on the boulevard the night's enough
And time passes slow
Between the store front shadows and the street lights glow
Everybody walks right by like they're safe or something
They don't know
Nobody knows you
Nobody owes you nothin'
Nobody shows you what they're thinking
Nobody baby
Hey, hey, baby
You got to watch the street, keep your feet
And be on guard
Make it pay baby
It's only time on the boulevard

Tracklist
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Disco Apocalypse
  • 2 Hold Out
  • 3 That Girl Could Sing
  • 4 Boulevard
  • 5 Of Missing Persons
  • 6 Call It a Loan
  • 7 Hold On Hold Out

  • Album Information
    label: Asylum Records
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin