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"Janie's Got a Gun" was written by Steven Tyler and Tom Hamilton. It was released as the second single from Pump in 1989. The song is about a girl named Janie who takes revenge on her father after being sexually abused. According to Songfacts, Tyler wrote the lyrics after reading an article about children who had been killed by guns in Time magazine. It is one of the few Aerosmith songs to deal with a heavy social issue. On the… read more

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  • Avatar for lukasz_pulawski
    Classic!
  • Avatar for Linah01
    Aerosmith live this summer in norway-awsome!!!
  • Avatar for Lsm1995
    Is very similar to Joan Jett's I Hate Myself For Loving You
  • Avatar for osornios
    I guess this can't be considered a power ballad.
  • Avatar for Omegasphere
    One of their greatest tracks EASILY [2]
  • Avatar for frearson10
    Sounds like justifiable homicide to me!
  • Avatar for BMWPRETTY
    Jammie has a gun! Good for her! If her Daddy was that evil then she did the right thing!
  • Avatar for BMWPRETTY
    Spank! I love this talent and tune!
  • Avatar for Namie_Angel
    Brilliant song, with brilliant Lyrics. It is about/against child abuse!
  • Avatar for Foggster
    yep...timeless

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