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Townes van Zandt

John Townes Van Zandt (March 7, 1944 – January 1, 1997), better known as Townes Van Zandt, was a critically acclaimed American singer-songwriter. Much of Van Zandt’s musical canon--songs such as "Pancho and Lefty", "For the Sake of the Song", "Tecumseh Valley", "Rex's Blues", and "To Live is to Fly"--are widely considered masterpieces of American folk music. His musical style is often described as melancholy in sound and delivery with rich and poetic lyrics. Read more on

Townes van Zandt has 27 songs that have been featured in movies like Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt, Crazy Heart, The Big Lebowski and Seven Psychopaths. What is your favorite song by Townes van Zandt?


Songs from Townes van Zandt

Be Here To Love Me
Waitin' Round to Die
Where I Lead Me
Brand New Companion
High, Low and In Between
Delta Momma Blues
At My Window
Highway Kind
Snake Song
To Live's to Fly
Flyin' Shoes
My Proud Mountains
Don't You Take it Too Bad
Black Crow Blues
Mr. Mudd & Mr. Gold
Dollar Bill Blues
Pancho & Lefty
St. John The Gambler
If I Needed You
When She Don't Need Me
Rex's Blues
Dead Flowers
Mr Mud And Mr Gold
Mr. Mudd and Mr. Gold

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