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Jim Croce

July 28th, 2014

Birth Name:
James Joseph Croce

Born:
Jim Croce

Genre:
Rock

Years Active:
'60s, '70s




Jim Croce

Biography

In the music industry, arguably the worst tragedy that can befall an artist is to die in his or her prime, when just beginning to break through to the mainstream and reach people on a national or international level. One such artist was Jim Croce, a songwriter with a knack for both upbeat, catchy singles and empathetic, melancholy ballads. Though Croce only recorded a few studio albums before an untimely plane crash, he continues to be remembered posthumously. Croce appealed to fans as a common man, and it was not a gimmick — he was a father and husband who went through a series of blue-collar jobs. And whether he used dry wit, gentle emotions, or sorrow, Croce sang with a rare form of honesty and power. Few artists have ever been able to pull off such down-to-earth storytelling as convincingly as he did.

Top Albums


1. Lost Time in..

2. Photographs ..

3. You Don't Me..

4. Life and Tim..

5. I Got a Name

6. Have You Hea..

7. Home Recordi..

8. Facets

Top Songs

Name Album Time Price
1.
Time In a Bottle You Don't Mess Around W.. 2:27 $1.29
2.
Bad, Bad Leroy Brown Life and Times 3:01 $1.29
3.
I Got a Name I Got a Name 3:12 $1.29
4.
You Don't Mess Around With Jim You Don't Mess Around W.. 3:03 $1.29
5.
Operator (That's Not the Way It .. You Don't Mess Around W.. 3:49 $1.29
6.
I'll Have to Say I Love You In a.. Photographs & Memories .. 2:31 $1.29
7.
Time In a Bottle Photographs & Memories .. 2:25 $1.29
8.
Operator (That's Not the Way It .. Photographs & Memories .. 3:47 $1.29
9.
Bad, Bad Leroy Brown Photographs & Memories .. 3:00 $1.29
10.
I'll Have to Say I Love You In a.. I Got a Name 2:31 $1.29
11.
I Got a Name Photographs & Memories .. 3:09 $1.29
12.
I Got a Name Django Unchained (Original .. 3:15 $1.29
13.
You Don't Mess Around With Jim Photographs & Memories .. 3:00 $1.29
14.
Photographs and Memories Photographs & Memories .. 2:05 $1.29
15.
Working At the Car Wash Blues Photographs & Memories .. 2:30 $1.29
16.
Bad, Bad Leroy Brown Have You Heard Jim Croce Li.. 2:49 $0.99
17.
It Doesn't Have to Be That Way Life and Times 2:31 $1.29
18.
Roller Derby Queen Photographs & Memories .. 3:27 $1.29
19.
One Less Set of Footsteps Photographs & Memories .. 2:45 $1.29
20.
Lover's Cross Photographs & Memories .. 3:02 $1.29
21.
Rapid Roy (The Stock Car Boy) Photographs & Memories .. 2:42 $1.29
22.
Hey Tomorrow You Don't Mess Around W.. 2:44 $0.99
23.
Long Time Ago You Don't Mess Around W.. 2:21 $0.99
24.
I Got a Name (Live 1973) Lost Time in a Bottle 3:09 $0.99
25.
Time in a Bottle (Demo) Lost Time in a Bottle 2:23 $0.99

Top Music Videos


1. Operator (Live..

2. You Don't Mess..


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