Editors’ Notes The title track's captivating tale of leveraging your luck in life has plenty of powerful company here. Rebellious rocker "Making Music for Money" decries selling out to crass music execs. Sultry, swampy "The Hoodooin' of Miss Fannie Deberry" drips with Tony Joe White-style country-soul, and Mickey Newbury's tearjerker "San Francisco Mabel Joy" gets an elegantly orchestrated interpretation. With The Gambler, Rogers shows just how many directions he can take his warm, rich voice and still sound completely at home.

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The Gambler
1
3:30
 
I Wish That I Could Hurt That Way Again
2
2:55
 
The King of Oak Street
3
5:01
 
Making Music for Money
4
3:16
 
The Hoodooin' of Miss Fannie Deberry
5
4:44
 
She Believes in Me
6
4:12
 
Tennessee Bottle
7
4:00
 
Sleep Tight, Goodnight Man
8
2:52
 
A Little More Like Me (The Crucifixion)
9
2:48
 
San Francisco Mabel Joy
10
3:38
 
Morgana Jones
11
3:05
 

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