John Denver – Shanghai Breezes (testo)

———————————————— Testo. “It’s funny how you sound as if you’re right next door When you’re really half a world away I just can’t seem to find the words I’m looking for To say the things that I want to say I can’t remember when I felt so close to you It’s almost more than I …

John Denver – Friends with You (testo)

———————————————— Testo. “What a friend we have in time Gives us children, makes us wine Tells us what to take or leave behind And the gifts of growing old Are the stories to be told Of the feelings more precious than gold

John Denver – City of New Orleans (testo)

———————————————— Testo. “Riding on the “City of New Orleans” Illinois Central Monday Morning Rail. Fifteen cars and fifteen restless riders, three conductors and twenty five sacks of mail. They’re out on the south-bound odyssey and the train pulls out of Kankakee. Rolling long past houses, farms and fields. Passing towns that have no name, freight …

John Denver – Follow Me (testo)

———————————————— Testo. “It’s by far the hardest thing I’ve ever done, To be so in love with you and so alone. Follow me where I go, what I do, who I know Make it part of you to be a part of me. Follow me up and down, All the way and all around, Take …

John Denver – Gospel Changes (testo)

———————————————— Testo. “The prodigal son, he’d been away awhile He was workin’ his way back home now Over many a ragged mile When he finally crossed the river And his father saw him near There was a joyful sound for all the world to hear

John Denver – Seasons of the Heart (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— Testo. “Of course we have our differences You shouldn’t be surprised It’s as natural as changes In the seasons and the skies Sometimes we grow together Sometimes we drift apart A wiser man than I might know The seasons of the heart

John Denver – Casey’s Last Ride (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— Testo. “Casey joins the hollow sound of silent people walking down the stairway to the subway in the shadows down below. Following their footsteps through the neon darkened corridors of silent desperation, never speaking to a soul. The poison air he’s breathing has the dirty smell of dying ‘cause it’s never seen the sunshine, …

John Denver – Carolina in My Mind (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— Testo. “In my mind I’m goin’ to Carolina Can’t you see the sunshine Can’t you just feel the moonshine Maybe just like a friend of mine It hit me from behind Yes I’m goin’ to Carolina in my mind

John Denver – Fire and Rain (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— Testo. “Just yesterday morning they let me know you were gone Susanne the plans they made put an end to you I woke up this morning and wrote down this song I just can’t remember who to send it to

John Denver – Some Days Are Diamonds (Some Days Are Stone) (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— Testo. “When you asked how I’ve been here without you I’d like to say I’ve been fine and I do But we both know the truth is hard to come by And if I told the truth that’s not quite true

John Denver – Blow up Your TV (Spanish Pipedream) (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— Testo. “She was a level-headed dancer on the road to alcohol And I was just a soldier on my way to Montreal Well she pressed her chest against me About the time the juke box broke Yeah, she gave me a peck on the back of the neck And these are the words she …

John Denver – Mother Nature’s Son (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— Testo. “Born a poor, young country boy Mother nature’s son All day long I’m sitting singing songs for everyone

John Denver – Paradise (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— Testo. “When I was a child, my family would travel down to western Kentucky where my parents were born. There’s a backwards old town that’s often remembered, so my times that my memories are worn.

John Denver – (You Dun Stomped) On My Heart (testo)

———————————————— “I told you that I loved you you said that is so good. I called you my darling I thought I always would. But now you’ve gone and left me I don’t know what to do. So my little darling I write these words to you.

John Denver – Leaving, On a Jet Plane (testo)

———————————————— “All my bags are packed, I’m ready to go I’m standing here outside your door I hate to wake you up to say goodbye But the dawn is breaking, it’s early morn The taxi’s waiting, he’s blowin’ his horn Already I’m so lonesome I could die

John Denver – Yellow Cat (testo)

———————————————— “It’s late December, the New Year’s never coming Time passes slowly in a two-room walk-up flat The sun is silent, there’s a cold rain gonna come on And no one to talk to But my lady’s yellow cat Raindrops falling on the flowers in the window box Plastic roses that I planted yesterday I …

John Denver – The Ballad Of Richard Nixon (testo)

———————————————— ———————————————— (Traccia silenziosa) ———————————————— John Denver, The Ballad Of Richard Nixon – 0:07 Album: Rhymes & Reasons (1969) Brano inserito nella rassegna Canzoni dedicate a personaggi storici (o solo famosi) di InfinitiTesti. Per altri testi, traduzioni e commenti, guarda la discografia completa di John Denver. Per segnalare errori su testi o traduzioni, o semplicemente …

John Denver – When I’m Sixty-Four (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— Testo. “When I get older, losin’ my hair Many years from now Will you still be sending me a Valentine Birthday greeting, bottle of wine

John Denver – Circus (testo)

———————————————— Testo. “If I look like home to you, if I am your sign Don’t try to understand it, girl, when I draw the line It hasn’t come to this that you can say I waste my time Looking everywhere, going nowhere

John Denver – The Ballad Of Spiro Agnew (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— ———————————————— Testo. “I’ll sing you a song of Spiro Agnew and all the things he’s done”. ———————————————— Traduzione. “Ti canterò una canzone su Spiro Agnew e su tutte le cose che ha fatto”. (Traduzione a cura di Arturo Bandini) ———————————————— John Denver, The Ballad Of Spiro Agnew – 0:14 (Tom Paxton) Album: Rhymes & …