k.d. lang - The Joker Lyrics

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Steve Miller/Ahmet Ertegun/Eddie Curtis
Some people call me the space cowboy, yeah
Some call me the gangster of love
Some people call me Maurice
Cause I speak of the pompitous of love

People talk about me, baby
Say I'm doin' you wrong, doin' you wrong
Well, don't you worry baby
Don't worry
Cause I'm right here, right here, right here, right here at home

Cause I'm a picker
I'm a grinner
I'm a lover
And I'm a sinner
I play my music in the sun

I'm a joker
I'm a smoker
I'm a midnight toker
I sure don't want to hurt no one

I'm a picker
I'm a grinner
I'm a lover
And I'm a sinner
I play my music in the sun

I'm a joker
I'm a smoker
I'm a midnight toker
I get my lovin' on the run
Wooo Wooooo

You're the cutest thing
That I ever did see
I really love your peaches
Want to shake your tree
Lovey-dovey, lovey-dovey, lovey-dovey all the time
Ooo-eee baby, I'll sure show you a good time

Cause I'm a picker
I'm a grinner
I'm a lover
And I'm a sinner
I play my music in the sun

I'm a joker
I'm a smoker
I'm a midnight toker
I get my lovin' on the run

I'm a picker
I'm a grinner
I'm a lover
And I'm a sinner
I play my music in the sun

I'm a joker
I'm a smoker
I'm a midnight toker
I sure don't want to hurt no one

Wooo Woooo

People keep talking about me baby
They say I'm doin' you wrong
Well don't you worry, don't worry, no don't worry
Cause I'm right here at home

You're the cutest thing I ever did see
Really love your peaches want to shake your tree
Lovey-dovey, lovey-dovey, lovey-dovey all the time
Come on baby and I'll show you a good time

Track Listing
CD 1
  • 1 Don't Smoke in Bed
  • 2 The Air That I Breathe
  • 3 Smoke Dreams
  • 4 My Last Cigarette
  • 5 The Joker
  • 6 Theme From the Valley of the Dolls
  • 7 Your Smoke Screen
  • 8 My Old Addiction
  • 9 Till the Heart Caves In
  • 10 Smoke Rings
  • 11 Hain't It Funny?
  • 12 Love Is Like a Cigarette


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Steve Miller, Eddie Curtis, Ahmet Ertegun
    album: Track 5 in album Drag
    release date: 1997-6-10
    popularity : 101 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Country Rock/Pop Rock
    length: 4:47
    drums: Abe Laboriel Jr.
    bass: David Piltch
    background vocals: Portia Griffin, Marva King and Kimberly Brewer
    guitar: Wendy Melvoin and Kevin Breit
    keyboard: Teddy Borowiecki
    steel guitar: Greg Leisz
    Album Information
    label: Warner Bros. Records
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 093624662327
    script: Latin