Bad, Bad Leroy Brown" is a song written by American folk rock singer Jim Croce. Released as part of his 1973 album Life and Times, the song was a Number One pop hit for him, spending two weeks at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 in July 1973. Billboard ranked it as the No. 2 song for 1973. Croce was nominated for two 1973 Grammy awards in the Pop Male Vocalist and Record of the Year categories for "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown". It was his last number-one single before his death on September 20 of that year.
Bad, Bad Leroy Brown. Album: Photographs & Memories: His Greatest Hits, 1974. In the music industry, arguably the worst tragedy that can befall an artist is to die in their prime, when he or she is just beginning to break through to the mainstream and reach people on a national level. In 1969, the Croces and an old friend from college, Tommy West, moved to New York and record an album. When the Jim and Ingrid record failed to sell, they moved to a farm in Lyndell, PA, where Jim juggled several jobs, including singing for radio commercials. Eventually he was noticed and signed by the ABC/Dunhill label and released his second album, You Don't Mess Around with Jim, in 1972. The record spawned three hits: "You Don't Mess Around With Jim," "Operator (That's Not the Way It Feels)," and "Time in a Bottle. This song is by Jim Croce and appear. ell, the South side of ChicagoIs the baddest part of townAnd if you go down thereYou better just bewareOf a man name of Leroy Brown. Now Leroy, more than troubleYou see he stand about six-foot-fourAll the downtown ladies call him "Treetop Lover"All the men just call him "Sir"(Right on, now). And he's bad, bad Leroy BrownThe baddest man in the whole damn townBadder than old King KongAnd meaner than a junkyard dog.
Bad Bad Leroy Brown – Jim Croce. G Well the south side of Chicago A7 Is the baddest part of town B7 C And if you go down there you'd better just beware D7 G Of a man named Leroy Brown G Now Leroy's more than trouble A7 You see he stands 'bout six foot four B7 C All the downtown ladies call
Jim Croce-Bad Bad Leroy Brown 1 guitar tab, guitar tabs, bass tabs, chords and guitar pro tabs. C D7 And he's bad, bad Leroy Brown. The baddest man in the whole damn town. E7 F G F C Badder than a ole King Kong, an meaner than a junkyard dog. C D7 Now Leroy, he's a gambler.
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