Jewel – America

Walkin’ 2 the corner of Main Street, USA Look at the good people, hear what they gotta say-uh-huh All right See a sexy girl with her long black hair See a preacher man sporting Abercrombie wear-uh-huh All right Walk into a corner store A man says, “This is what I’m fighting for” [CHORUS] We are…

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Jewel – Becoming

Listen, heart Listen close-listen 2 the melancholy Melody of your own voice I am weary of my own dreaming I am tired of waiting So this time, I’m leaping [CHORUS] I reach-beyond myself 2 see What I find, beyond my mind, there is no time In this place beyond my sight My heart knows what…

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Jewel – Again And Again

Listen dear I need you to hear. I cannot disappear I’ve tried again and again and again, and again. I know we said That we’d give up You said we’d had enough Again and again and again, and again. But you, you’re always on my mind. It’s like this all the time. Say it’s cause…

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Jewel – A Long Slow Slide

Lights are bright in the circus The geeks and the freaks all light cigarettes and laugh at your misery While the white of the curtain closing crushes your heart The inertia of loneliness tears your flesh apart It’s a long slow slide It’s a long slow slide It’s a long slow slide Down Once the…

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Jewel – Goodbye Alice In The Wonderland

[Verse 1:] It’s four in the afternoon I’m on a flight leaving L.A. Trying to think about my life My youth scattered along the highway Hotel rooms and headlights I’ve made a living with a song Guitar as my companion Wanting desperately to belong Fame is filled with spoiled children We grow fat on fantasy…

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Jewel – Good Day

I say to myself Self, why are you awake again? It’s one a.m. Standing with the fridge wide open, staring Such a sight, florescent light The stars are bright Might make a wish, if I believed in that shit but As it is, I might watch TV Cause it’s nice to see people more messed…

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Jewel – Satellite

Babies on beach blankets headed for Mars Cute guys in crew cuts with the day goes to bars There’s a pretty lady in a bikini Her eyes are clear But her teeth look like smashed out window panes She’s trying to fix her dreams With seaweed and sushi and carrot juice and wheat germ There’s…

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Jewel – Only One Too

I am talking but you can’t quite hear what I say I come closer but you push me away I should leave but I don’t have the strength I can’t think Please can’t you see that I am down on my knees My heart’s in you hand and you squeeze I want the whole thing…

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Jewel – Words Get In The Way

Come here buttercup Let me fill you up Can’t you see i’m the blue in your skies You can tell by the stars in my eyes Dawn always comes too soon It hurts me like a bruise There’s a hole in my pillow Where you used to be It feels like a hole in the…

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