Waiting for an Alibi (3:31)

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“Waiting for an Alibi” is a rock song included on Thin Lizzy’s album, Black Rose: A Rock Legend. Black Rose was recorded while Gary Moore was once again a member of the band, although he left soon after.
The song was released as a single reaching #9 in the British charts and #6 in Ireland, and an accompanying video was filmed.
A slightly extended version of this track can be found on The Adventures of Thin Lizzy compilation LP released in 1981, Dedication: The Very Best of Thin Lizzy released on CD in 1991, as well as Wild One: The Very Best of Thin Lizzy, released in 1996. It also appears on the compilation albums Lizzy Killers (1981) and Soldier of Fortune (1987). This version lasts 4:08 and has an extra third verse at the end.


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