The star of the song has plenty of wisdom to offer card players. This Grateful Dead classic, which has been performed live more than times, originally appeared on Jerry Garcia's solo release.
Queen Of Hearts Juice Newton. You don't have to be a country music fan to appreciate The Gambler. The song tells the story of a promiscuous woman who pretends to be innocent with great lines like "her deuce was wild, but my ace was high" and "said she'd never had a full house, but I should have known. The catchy chorus that proclaims "you've got to know when to hold'em, know when to fold'em, know when to walk away, and know when to run" is true whether song about gambling are playing cards or just living your life at large. Instead, listeners are taken on a rhythmic journey that any poker player can relate to. Just don't blame us when they get stuck in your head. Lines like "I'll just almost hold you, you just almost stay here" might make you reconsider the way you play.Poker Face uses gambling metaphors for, what else, sex. “You know this song is actually about when I was making love to this guy that I was. You can hear gambling references in music going as far back as the early jazz era. Some of the biggest hit songs of the last fifty years were. My Grandpa aka Poppy told me about this song. R.I.P Poppy only Anyway I thank him so much now I'm.