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"Running on Empty" is a song written and performed by American singer-songwriter Jackson Browne.

It is the title track to his 1977 live Running on Empty album, recorded at a concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland, on August 27, 1977. A number eleven hit on the Billboard Hot 100 when it was released as a single,

Rolling Stone ranked it at number 492 on its list of the 500 greatest songs of all time and is one of… read more

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Looking out at the road rushing under my wheels
Looking back at the years gone by like so many summer fields
In sixty-five I was seventeen and running up one-o-one
I don't know where I'm running now, I'm just running on

Jackson Browne - Running On Empty Lyrics


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  • I was running on empty until time got on my mind
  • Great,
  • A great emotional Song from Jackson!..
  • Great Jackson, forever"""
  • i see them running ,too
  • My theme song.....
  • great song
  • I'd rather listen to Electric Jackson Browne than just about anything
  • love it [2]
  • Fab. song, thanks Don.

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