Miley Cyrus’ stunning cover Just Breathe has Pearl Jam’s seal of approval. If you've ever bet on love knowing you'll probably lose, then this 2009 rock song should resonate. You must know someone there or you've traveled there. However, he says he's someone she can trust, and he can satisfy her needs. Mississippi John Hurt's The Complete Studio Recordings. Here is a long list of songs to start you out. Bad Luck is nothing Khalid is unfamiliar with, this he confirms in the song from his latest album under the same name. The painkiller isn't helping, he can't sleep, he hates the dentist and his drill, the tooth is throbbing all damn night, and even a glass of bourbon doesn't help. [Pre-Chorus] In a collection of songs about luck, Star Sign by Teenage Fanclub is a reminder not to take luck too seriously. Here on the 13th track – of course – from their Resurrection album of 2000, we find Cronos and crew deriding such nonsense in their usual brutal fashion, stating, ‘Cross your heart and hope to die / You superstitious fool,’ before adding that you fears are ‘totally irrational’. Thank you for your suggestion. “American Teen started a little bit more up, a little bit more happy. May 2017 be full of your music pieces (!) The interesting song is extremely catchy and the chorus stays on your mind for almost an eternity, however, is that bad luck or not? My favorite on here is Celine Dion and of course the Gambler I think of Kenny every time I sit down at the poker table. ‘Look over yonder, he’s comin’ my way,’ sang Jimi. I'm in love with bad luck Our lucky lady hits the local bar to celebrate her upcoming lotto win and treats everyone there to a round, while the waitress gets a car. Sonny Boy Williamson: "Nine Below Zero" (1961), Tommy Johnson: "Canned Heat Blues" (1929), Watermelon Slim and the Workers: "I've Got A Toothache" (2008). "Come on, shine your heavenly body tonight" somehow gives the "Starlight, star bright" rhyme a bit of an ick factor. I don't know if that happened before or after this song. Mmm, mmm Reverend Keith A. Gordon is known as the "Reverend of Rock 'n' Roll. Yeah, we all have them, and this Friday the 13th is also a full moon, so knock on wood, cross your fingers, and enjoy our list of 13 songs about bad luck. The only one I can think to add to this great list is Three Coins in the Fountain sung by Frank Sinatra, The Four Aces, and a host of other popular singers over the years. And thus, stranded miles from home, the last bus fails to stop. Even if the title wasn’t repeated over 30 times, it wouldn’t take a genius to figure out that New York punk band Johnny Thunders And The Heartbreakers were not exactly blessed with best of luck. Sheesh. If you've ever bet it all on love, then this 1993 country song should strike a chord. I think I want what she's on, don't you? Accepting his fate, the singer still doesn't want his kids "screamin' and cryin' on the graveyard ground." It could get better.Yeah, but it's gonna get worst…first!When an earthshake scrunches up your home that's bad luck.Bad luck!When a sharptooth finds you all alone that's bad luck!Bad luck!When he chases you into the stream… and your mouth won't work when you try to scream…and you're stuck in the middle of a very scary dream…That's bad luck!Bad luck!That's bad luck!BAD, BAD, BAD, BAD LUCK! Have a lucky week, my friend. For Free Spirit, overall, the vibe’s completely different—the melancholy tone, the melodies. Bad luck as a lyrical theme can take a lot of forms, from straight up suffering' because of the vagaries of Fate, or bad luck in love due to romantic ills. Take country bluesman Mississippi John Hurt, whose "Trouble, I've Had It All My Days" has its protagonist walking down the street crying 'cause his gal "stayed out all night long." It's about a Hollywood girl whom everyone assumes has it all. FlourishAnyway (author) from USA on March 10, 2017: Bodylevive - Hope you have a really lucky weekend! Show up more often." We've found 3,106 lyrics, 102 artists, and 50 albums matching bad luck. This chipper country song from 1992 features a narrator who is super positive (or perhaps just deluded) that she is going to win the lottery today. The Luck of the Irish - John Lennon. He ended up winning a brand new Toyota Camry. According to biblical tradition, there were 13 guests at the Last Supper, which makes 13 an unlucky number, and Jesus got nailed to a tree for being a hippie on a Friday, which wasn’t exactly fortunate, thus bringing Fridays into the equation. I'm in love with bad luck You gotta love all of me I could say I love it, but that just depends Touch A Four Leaf Clover - Atlantic Starr. It took me s bit to read it because I had to play every song! FlourishAnyway (author) from USA on October 13, 2017: Tara - Thank you. A full band, full production performance from post-grunge icons Bush, Someone put a Jason Voorhees statue in a Minnesota lake for divers to find, Venom’s Cronos: “Without us, bands like Slayer wouldn’t exist”, Iron Maiden: Every album ranked from worst to best, “His Impact Is Beyond Solar Systems”: Remembering Jimi Hendrix, The Greatest Guitarist Who Ever Lived, Watch Miley Cyrus’ Beautiful Cover Of Pearl Jam’s Just Breathe. Sometimes a blues song is less about one's questionable karma than it is about running away from your misfortunes. [Verse 2] What seals the deal is that when he had money, he had "friends for miles around," now that his cash is gone, "my friends can not be found." He reminds me of the man in this moving 2001 song who is absolutely smitten with his beloved. He has 40+ years experience as a blues journalist, rock critic, and is the author of over 10 books about music. It was good to see Mraz and Five For Figthing in the mix, two of my favorite performers. Have a lucky and happy 2017! [Pre-Chorus] Don’t save me, I'm in no need of saving (Oh yeah) Thank you for your encouragement and may the year ahead be the luckiest one yet for you, filled with happiness, fulfillment, and much success. When things go wrong and you feel just like you're cursed!Bad luck! The song's protagonist, staring down the Reaper, says "I'm lookin' funny in my eyes, and I believe I'm fixin' to die; I know I was born to die, but I hate to leave my children cryin'." If they still feel this way 30 years from now, then they'll really be lucky. I'm Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover - Art Mooney. If you've ever bet it all on love, then this 1993 country song should strike a chord. Casino Gambling Superstitions: Can They Bring You Luck? I feel lucky! If he keeps this risky behavior up, his luck just might run out. In honor of Friday the 13th, here are 13 songs about when fortune frowns on you. This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional. I'm in love with bad luck Linda Lum from Washington State, USA on January 05, 2017: Flourish - This was a fun way to begin the New Year--songs about luck tend to be a bit more positive and uplifting. Walls come down and the guards come up Feeling vulnerable, lost and lonely, the narrator in this 2007 pop song wants to take a chance on love (or something remotely like it) with someone she barely knows. The closest I can come to the kind of songs you have here is Donna Fargo's "Happiest Girl in Whole USA". Now, if you're gonna leave me And if you stay with me, I know you need patience (Yeah, yeah) Luck does have a way of pairing us up with the partner we need, sometimes against some mighty odds. Alright Released on Friday 13th of November, 1981, on The Damned’s aptly-named Friday 13th EP, this track concerns an unfortunate chap whose moniker suggests that he’s best avoided.