10 Amazing Songs Bruce Springsteen Cut From 'Born in the U.S.A.'

For other artists, these tracks would have beeen career highlights, but for Bruce, they were merely outtakes

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5. "Lion's Den"

Grabbing lyrics from the Hebrew Bible's Book of Daniel, "Lion's Den" was one of the earliest – and lightest – recordings cut for Born in the U.S.A. Eventually, Springsteen came to regret not giving it a proper release, saying in 1998, "I should have put that out! Why didn't I put that out? It sounds like a hit now. The band is playing great and the horns come in and it has a great chorus."

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