A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site.

Large artwork

Related Tags

"Pirate Jenny", which originates from the first act of The Threepenny Opera, a musical by German dramatist Bertolt Brecht and composer Kurt Weill, in collaboration with translator Elisabeth Hauptmann and set designer Caspar Neher. It was adapted from an 18th-century English ballad opera, John Gay's The Beggar's Opera, and offers a Marxist critique of the capitalist world. It opened on 31 August 1928 at Berlin's Theater am Schiffbauerdamm.

"Pirate Jenny" has been famously covered by singer and activist Nina Simone… read more

Similar Tracks

Similar Artists


You people can watch while I'm scrubbing these floors
And I'm scrubbin' the floors while you're gawking
Maybe once ya tip me and it makes ya feel…

Nina Simone - Pirate Jenny Lyrics


API Calls