The Rolling Stones – Sympathy For The Devil


From the album Beggars Banquet Year – 1968 Lineup (according to Wikipedia) The Rolling Stones Mick Jagger: lead and backup vocals Keith Richards: electric guitar, bass guitar, backup vocals Brian Jones: acoustic guitar (not audible in final mix), backup vocals Bill Wyman: maracas, backup vocals Charlie Watts: drums, percussion, backup vocals Additional musicians Nicky Hopkins: piano Rocky Dijon: congas Jimmy Miller: backup vocals Marianne Faithfull: backup vocals all rights to the rolling stones decca records & abkco records & producer jimmy miller Lyrics: Please allow me to introduce myself Im a man of wealth and taste Ive been around for a long, long year Stole many a mans soul and faith And I was round when jesus christ Had his moment of doubt and pain Made damn sure that pilate Washed his hands and sealed his fate Pleased to meet you Hope you guess my name But whats puzzling you Is the nature of my game I stuck around st. petersburg When I saw it was a time for a change Killed the czar and his ministers Anastasia screamed in vain I rode a tank Held a generals rank When the blitzkrieg raged And the bodies stank Pleased to meet you Hope you guess my name, oh yeah Ah, whats puzzling you Is the nature of my game, oh yeah I watched with glee While your kings and queens Fought for ten decades For the gods they made I shouted out, Who killed the kennedys? When after all It was you and me Let me please introduce myself Im a man of wealth and taste And I laid traps for

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