FAITH

Studio version


Alejandro Escovedo:You gotta have faith in the one that you love
You gotta have faith beyond the above
Escovedo and Springsteen:Sometimes you gotta lose it just to lose it just to find it again
You may not recognize it, gonna need it when you get to the end

Band:You gotta have faith
Alejandro Escovedo:In one that you love
Band:You gotta have faith
Alejandro Escovedo:In the mystery above
Band:You gotta have faith
Alejandro Escovedo:When your friends let you down
The night's all around, you feel like you're gonna drown
Escovedo and band:You gotta have faith

Bruce Springsteen:You gotta have faith when the wave's crashing down
You gotta have faith when the beat turns around
Escovedo and Springsteen:Sometimes you gotta lose it just to find it just to lose it again
You may not recognize it, gonna need it when you get to the end

Band:You gotta have faith
Bruce Springsteen:In one that you love
Band:You gotta have faith
Bruce Springsteen:In something big from above
Band:You gotta have faith
Bruce Springsteen:When your friends let you down
Escovedo and Springsteen:The tears of a clown, you feel like you're gonna drown
You gotta have faith

Bruce Springsteen:You gotta have faith in the broken and torn
Alejandro Escovedo:You gotta have faith in the love that's reborn
Escovedo and Springsteen:Sometimes you gotta lose it just to lose it just to find it again
You may not recognize it, gonna need it when you get to the end

Springsteen and band:You gotta have faith
Alejandro Escovedo:In one that you love
Springsteen and band:You gotta have faith
Alejandro Escovedo:In the mystery above
Springsteen and band:You gotta have faith
Alejandro Escovedo:When your friends let you down
Escovedo and Springsteen:It's dark all around, you feel like you're gonna drown
All:You gotta have faith
You gotta have faith
You gotta have faith

Info

FAITH is a song written by Alejandro Escovedo and Chuck Prophet and released on Escovedo's 2010 album Street Songs Of Love. The song features a guest appearance by Bruce Springsteen who shares lead and backing vocals. The album was released on Fantasy Records on 29 Jun 2010.

Alejandro Escovedo -- Street Songs Of Love (album cover art)
Alejandro Escovedo -- Street Songs Of Love (album cover art)

Other Official Releases

In addition to its release on the Street Songs Of Love album, FAITH was also issue on a 1-track ptomo CD-R.

Alejandro Escovedo -- Faith (2010 USA CD-R single, disc)
Alejandro Escovedo -- Faith

CD-R - Fantasy (PRO-FR-0412) - USA, 2010

1-track promo-only CD-R. The disc comes in a regular jewel case with back insert, but no front insert.

01- FAITH

Live History

FAITH was performed on 23 Jul 2010 in Asbury Park, NJ, when Bruce Springsteen joined Alejandro Escovedo and The Sensitive Boys for a three-song encore during their gig The Stone Pony. The gig was in support of Escovedo's new album Street Songs Of Love.

  1. 23 Jul 2010 at The Stone Pony Tent, Asbury Park, NJ (with Alejandro Escovedo and The Sensitive Boys)

Credits

Thanks Steen Andersson (rosalita101 at Greasy Lake) for the Faith single scan and Manuel Lázaro for the lyrics help.

Available Versions

List of available versions of FAITH on this website:

FAITH [Studio version]

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