Place In Line – Deep Purple

I know my place, could think of no way Of edging along in a loser’s race The line was moving slowly Day by night Everybody’s shuffling on to keep a place in the line Nine long years I’ve been in line Getting nowhere there is no reason For this line I don’t care. Everybody’s standing […]

Under The Gun – Deep Purple

Infidel can you hear Would be strange delight I need you to give your sympathy tonight When you hear what I say Deeds I’ve done Realize I’ve never lost and never won I’ve got a feeling that it’s never right There was a reason but it’s out of sight It’s going down somewhere tonight Under […]

Kentucky Woman – Deep Purple

Kentucky Woman She shines in her own kind of light She looks at you once in a day And what’s wrong is alright And I love her, God knows I love her Kentucky Woman She gets to know you She gets to hold you Kentucky Woman She ain’t the kind to turn at the drop […]

Lady Double Dealer – Deep Purple

Get outta my way I’m gettin’ tired of you There ain’t no chance Doin’ what you wanna do I’ve been down down down down down Got to get my feet back on the ground Lady double dealer Get outta my way Lady double dealer You got nothing to say I ain’t satisfied Dealin’ with second […]

Smoke On The Water – Deep Purple

To make records with a mobile we didn’t have much time Frank Zappa and the Mothers were at the pest place around But some stupid with the flure gun burned the place to the ground Smoke on the water and fire in the sky Smoke on the water They burned down the danbling house it […]

Lady Luck – Deep Purple

She was a juke-box dancer A blue eyed gypsy queen She always had an answer For what she’d done And where she’d been A feathercane Lady Midnight For all around to see She spoke with words of wisdom And this is what she said to me Lady luck C’mon give me what I want Pull […]

Razzle Dazzle – Deep Purple

I don’t know what day It is Someone’s falling on my head Get up get up We’re going out on the raz Razzle dazzle Call it what you want To me it don’t matter It’s where I belong It’s a matter of distinction A real fine line Between an orgy of destruction And a wonderful […]

Fire In The Basement – Deep Purple

I came ’round to your front door your back door was locked Pushed your button, rang your bell, you didn’t hear me knock I saw your window open wide, so I crawled inside I ran to the top floor, but you were on the ground I was on my way up and you were going […]

Rat Bat Blue – Deep Purple

When the lights go up on you? What’s your name, can I drive you home? Sweet woman, are you all alone? You’re the one for me I’m gonna keep you busy as a bee, could bee, could be Rat bat blue Now, get up woman, don’t be slow It’s getting late and I wanna go […]

Don’t Make Me Happy – Deep Purple

No sign of any message gone without a trace But I don’t want your pity, if that’s what you think I’ll take my comfort from this hole I’m sinking in Waste my time, drink my wine, take my money That’s alright, I don’t mind but don’t try to be funny Don’t make me good Don’t […]

The Purpendicular Waltz – Deep Purple

Take your choice That’s the way it is every time with these boys and you sense no shame and you feel no disgrace Somebody wins somebody loses It’s a dirty dirty race oh my life it’s a dog’s life One empty Monday out of the blue Took a good luck turn Started something new Out […]

Never A Word – Deep Purple

Passed between us, me and you Heard you found your pot of gold That’s the story I’ve been told Never a word was said in vain Some were never sad again Some were lost in lovers’ heat Some lay fallen at our feet All day all night You and only you All day all night […]

I Need Love – Deep Purple

I keep singing the same old song Like I did before When you left me You left me in darkness I’d never known before I was restless A fool for your time Waiting ’round for you to call But now I’ve found me An angel of mercy I don’t feel bad at all Your body […]

You Fool No One – Deep Purple

You fool no one, waiting to see if I’m gone. So hard to see you are taking your chances with me. If I find you with some other man you know what I’m gonna do. Better run if you see me comin’, ah. Soon you will fall, making mistakes like before. When you tell me […]

Doing It Tonight – Deep Purple

I’m not seeking her advice I’m saving that for later Yeh, it’s something awful nice I had a shaky feeling When she floated into sight I imagine we’ll be doing it tonight I’m ragged round the edges All these people in the room There’s magic in the air I’m guessing she can feel it too […]

Mean Streak – Deep Purple

She came home last night rotten rolling drunk She talk no sense but she sound good so she think So I reached over and said Hello Is there some planet you’d care to go And she said Venus on the rocks She got a mean streak Black Mamba don’t compete She got a mean streak […]

One More Rainy Day – Deep Purple

Changes, visible changes Sky looking so forlorn It looks like the world’s been born On one more rainy day Trying to see the sunlight My heart’s crying out loud I try to see through the clouds On one more rainy day One more rainy day Once again my mind is grey This is what a […]

Space Truckin’ – Deep Purple

We always had a ball on Mars Meeting all the groovey people We’ve rocked the Milky Way so far We danced around with Borealice We’re space truckin’ round the the stars Come on let’s go Space Truckin’ Remember when we did the moonshot And Pony Trekker led the way We’d move to the Canaveral moonstop […]

Time To Kill – Deep Purple

Consider your position position your defense Why don’t you let me ask you is it mere coincidence Feeding speculators on a downhill gravy train Like vultures ripping out the eyes to reach the dying brain Listen to the wind – a silent scream Tearing at your broken heart Like a forgotten dream And there’s a […]

Bludsucker – Deep Purple

Got an English brain that’s gonna make me wise Got a long story that I want to tell To a rhythm that I know so well Really got a lot of loving that I want to give Baby I’m a mystery but you know I got to live I tried another, she didn’t want to […]

You Can’t Do It Right (With The One You Love) – Deep Purple

Have you ever thought of the feeling I get when I’m alone with you It’s causing me worry and trouble I’m going ’round in circles Don’t know what I’m gonna do You can’t do it right With the one you love Nothing you can do Without the one you love You were always playing my […]

Rosa’s Cantina – Deep Purple

Going to Rosa’s Cantina Hoping that she’s still there Going to Rosa’s Cantina Might have been the dust in my eyes the dust in my eyes Could have been the neon cactus Lighting up the desert sky Must have been the dust in my eyes Some would call it suicide Some would call it suicide […]

A Touch Away – Deep Purple

That’s why I’m sittin in this cherry tree But it’s alright, it’s alright It’s not so bad I’m just a touch away The shady lady from shady lane is lying in my bed again and it’s alright it feels good It’s not so bad When she’s just a touch away Nothing much is all I […]

Our Lady – Deep Purple

Anyway I can be like you Fighting with the truth Trying to hide a fool in a fantasy I’m dreaming, lay me down and take me now Our Lady of the skies Hiding in the sun like a loaded gun reality Aiming high at my dream But I can get along She makes me strong, […]

Soon Forgotten – Deep Purple

Sometimes I just sit I hope you all know what you’re doing anyway who is driving this thing Did you know the warriors of the flat earth Have become the tyrants of the globe It’s round about that time again She cried it’s all for one my friends All my dreams are forgotten When you […]

Might Just Take Your Life – Deep Purple

I got more than I asked for, there ain’t nothin’ I need. I took all till I had more, I’m always takin’ the lead. Old man shakin’ dice down on the street, try’n to make a livin’ somehow but I’m really sure about gettin’ things sorted out and I’m gettin’ ready right now. You can’t […]

Hard Lovin’ Woman – Deep Purple

she walked into the room her hand upon her hip said look out boy i’ll make your backbone slip she looked straight at me the devil in her eye i knew what i was getting but took it by surprise no fooling she really knocked the stuffing out of me some woman a hard lovin’ […]

High Ball Shooter – Deep Purple

Well I’m a rock and roll preacher Not a Sunday school teacher You ain’t no shady lady But I love the way you strut your stuff You’re a snow queen looking mean Tryin’ to make it on the scene I guess you love it ‘Cause I always see you hanging’ around You’re a high ball […]

Sometimes I Feel Like Screaming – Deep Purple

the message says You left a number and I tried to call But they wrote it down in a perfect Spanish scrawl in a perfect Spanish scrawl Yet again I’m missing you King size bed (in a) hotel someplace I hear your name I see your face I see your face (The) back street dolls […]

Jack Ruby – Deep Purple

No expertise, no self assuring smile No wizardry or witchcraft, no crass deceit No dark conspiracies, I stand on my own two feet I’m coming through just like Jack Ruby I ragged around the edges but I got control There’s no way around it and I got control I reach out for my program, still […]