One such artist was Jim Croce, a songwriter with a knack for both upbeat, catchy singles and . Ironically, Jim Croce's career peaked after his death
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Jim Croce – Bad, Bad Leroy Brown.
You Don't Mess Around With Jim. 3:00. Bad, Bad Leroy Brown, Jim Croce's Greatest Character Songs (LP, Comp).
Bad, Bad Leroy Brown" achieved great success, reaching the No. 1 position on the Billboard Hot 100. "Time in a Bottle" went from a relatively unknown album cut to a posthumous No. 1 after the boost it received from being featured in the ABC TV-movie She Lives. His fifth album, I Got a Name, was released in December 1973 and reached the No. 2 position in both the United States and Canada. This album would feature the title song "I Got a Name", "I'll Have to Say I Love You in a Song", and "Workin' at the Car Wash Blues". - Bad, Bad Leroy Brown: Jim Croce's Greatest Character Songs.
Jim Croce’s guitar playing was often overshadowed by Jim Croce was such a powerful songwriter and singing skills. Of course Croce was no Eric Clapton or Jimmy Page, but his guitar playing perfectly matched his singing style and songwriting skills. Out of all the Jim Croce songs on this list, the great recording of Bad Bad Leroy Brown, may be the most memorable. The song was released on the Jim Croce album Life and Times. The record was issued in 1973. The I Got A Name album was the last official Jim Croce album released before all the greatest hits packages and compilations began to be issued by ABC Records. 2 – I’ll Have To Say I Love You In A Song. The beautiful and tender ballad I’ll Have To Say I Love You In A Song, was released on the final Jim Croce album I Got A Name.
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Bad, Bad Leroy Brown, Jim Croce's Greatest Character Songs (LP, Comp).
Lyrics to "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown" song by Jim Croce: Woah! Well, the South side of Chicago Is the baddest part of town And if you go down there You bett. Now Leroy more than trouble You see he stand 'bout six foot four All the downtown ladies call him "Treetop Lover" All the men just call him "Sir". He got a custom Continental He got an Eldorado too He got a 32 gun in his pocket for fun He got a razor in his shoe
|A1||You Don't Mess Around With Jim||3:00|
|A2||Five Short Minutes||3:32|
|A3||A Good Time Man Like Me Ain't Got No Business (Singin' The Blues)||2:05|
|A4||Rapid Roy (The Stock Car Boy)||2:40|
|A6||Roller Derby Queen||3:28|
|A7||Hard Time Losin' Man||2:23|
|B1||Workin' At The Car Wash Blues||2:39|
|B2||Trucks And Ups Rap||2:07|
|B5||Top Hat Bar And Grille||2:48|
|B7||Bad, Bad Leroy Brown||3:02|
- Copyright (c) – Lifesong Records, Inc.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Lifesong Records, Inc.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Cashwest Productions, Inc.
- Produced For – Cashwest Productions, Inc.
- Pressed By – Sonopress – A-6623
- Marketed By – Intercord Ton GmbH
- Distributed By – Intercord Ton GmbH
- Published By – Blendingwell Music, Inc.
- Art Direction – Bob Heimall*
- Artwork [Cover Art] – Peter Fiore
- Design – Susan Reinhardt
- Producer – Terry Cashman, Tommy West
- Written-By – Jim Croce
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Rights Society: GEMA
- Label Code: LC 1109
- Matrix / Runout (Side A runout stamped): A-6623 A-1 /81 S II Made in Germany
- Matrix / Runout (Side B runout stamped): A-6623 B-1 /81 S II Made in Germany
|JZ 35571||Jim Croce||Bad, Bad Leroy Brown / Jim Croce's Greatest Character Songs (LP, Comp)||Lifesong||JZ 35571||US||1978|
|LIS 83171||Jim Croce||Bad, Bad Leroy Brown (Jim Croce's Greatest Character Songs) (LP, Comp)||CBS||LIS 83171||Spain||1978|
|JZ 35571||Jim Croce||Bad, Bad Leroy Brown / Jim Croce's Greatest Character Songs (LP, Comp, CRC)||Lifesong||JZ 35571||US||1978|
|JZ 35571||Jim Croce||Bad, Bad Leroy Brown / Jim Croce's Greatest Character Songs (LP, Comp)||Lifesong||JZ 35571||Germany||1978|
|JZ 35571||Jim Croce||Bad, Bad Leroy Brown / Jim Croce's Greatest Character Songs (LP, Comp, Promo)||Lifesong||JZ 35571||US||1978|