John Lennon - Gimme Some Truth Lyrics

John Lennon Imagine cover art
Credits
publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: John Winston Lennon
release date: 1971-9-9
popularity : 651 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Blues Folk, World, & Country
styles: Folk Rock/Ballad/Classic Rock
length: 3:16
producer: Phil Spector, John Lennon and Yoko Ono
drums: Alan White
piano: Nicky Hopkins
performer: New York Philharmonic and Plastic Ono Band
guitars: John Lennon
bass: Klaus Voormann
guitar: George Harrison
acoustic guitar: Rod Linton and Andy Davis
lyricist: John Lennon
composer: John Lennon
Lyrics
I'm sick and tired of hearing things
From uptight, short-sighted, narrow-minded hypocrites
All I want is the truth
Just gimme some truth
I've had enough of reading things
By neurotic, psychotic, pig-headed politicians
All I want is the truth
Just gimme some truth
No short-haired, yellow-bellied, son of tricky dicky
Is gonna Mother Hubbard soft soap me
With just a pocketful of hope
Money for dope
Money for rope
No short-haired, yellow-bellied, son of tricky dicky
Is gonna Mother Hubbard soft soap me
With just a pocketful of soap
Money for dope
Money for rope
I'm sick to death of seeing things
From tight-lipped, condescending, mama's little chauvinists
All I want is the truth
Just gimme some truth now
I've had enough of watching scenes
Of schizophrenic, ego-centric, paranoiac, prima-donnas
All I want is the truth now
Just gimme some truth
No short-haired, yellow-bellied, son of tricky dicky
Is gonna Mother Hubbard soft soap me
With just a pocketful of soap
It's money for dope
Money for rope
Ah, I'm sick and tired of hearing things
From uptight, short-sighted, narrow-minded hypocrites
All I want is the truth now
Just gimme some truth now
I've had enough of reading things
By neurotic, psychotic, pig-headed politicians
All I want is the truth now
Just gimme some truth now
All I want is the truth now
Just gimme some truth now
All I want is the truth
Just gimme some truth
All I want is the truth
Just gimme some truth



Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Imagine
  • 2 Crippled Inside
  • 3 Jealous Guy
  • 4 It's So Hard
  • 5 I Don't Wanna Be a Soldier Mama I Don't Wanna Die
  • 6 Gimme Some Truth
  • 7 Oh My Love
  • 8 How Do You Sleep?
  • 9 How?
  • 10 Oh Yoko!

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