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Lyrics With Chords

The life and experience of a songwriter like Janis Ian is forever woven into the fabric of her songs, and Janis has proven time and time again that what she feels and thinks and writes touches the hearts of those who listen.

We are providing lyric sheets with chord charts in PDF format from the list below. Please note that not all of Janis 400+ song catalogue is listed here. If you want actual charts with notation and such, you can buy one (or all) of our digital songbooks at our STORE.

Other sites would make you pay for all these features, but not us, because we like you. The idea is that you'll like these so much that you can't help but go to our STORE and buy the album or make a donation to the Pearl Foundation.

And now a word from our lawyers: All lyrics © copyright by Janis Ian/her co-writer(s) if any/their publisher(s). All rights reserved. Re-printing these lyrics for limited personal use is fine. Using these lyrics to make money is a violation of lots of laws; do not do that please! Permission to quote in books, magazines, etc. may be obtained via .


Boots Like Emmylou's

Days Like These

Every Woman's Song

Fly Too High

Getting Over You

His Hands

House Without A Heart


I Am The One (key of A) [ listen | buy song | lyrics]

I Am The One (key of G) [ listen | buy song | lyrics]

I Hear You Sing Again

I'm Still Standing


Light A Light

Married In London

Mary's Eyes



My Tennessee Hills

On The Other Side

Paris In Your Eyes

Ride Me Like A Wave


She Must Be Beautiful

Silly Habits


Take No Prisoners

The Other Side Of The Sun

This Old Town

Through The Years


Free is good, but think of the karmic benefits of taking the money that the above downloads would have cost at some other on-line music site, and then donating that money to a good cause. My gosh, a few of these and you're on the path to nirvana!

The link below can be used to pay for the music downloaded, or to make any other contribution to The Pearl Foundation.

Every penny raised by these links benefits the Pearl Foundation.


Send us an email offering a donation in return for something special. (See the Pearl Foundation pages for more info!)

Or if you don't have a computer, you can send a check to:

The Pearl Foundation
Rashford Kruse & Asso.
Post Office Box 121228
Nashville TN 37212

(Please include a note explaining how you found that address without a computer and what exactly you are doing with MP3 files. Thank you.)

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All tour dates updated on September 17, 2019

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