Oldies’ Lyrics-Favorite First Lines

I decided to begin lising favorite first lines and stop at 10.  I seem to have as many favorites as I have songs on my MP3 player.  Isn’t it nice to be able to carry a jukebox in your pocket?

  • “She can kill with her smile. she can wound with her eyes”-Billy Joel ‘s “Always A Woman To Me”
  • “You never close your eyes anymore when I kiss your lips”-The Righteous Brothers’ ‘You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin”
  • “I read the news today, oh boy,” -The Beatles’ -“Day in the Life.”
  • “I’ve got sunshine/On a cloudy day.”The Temptations’ – “My Girl
  • You walked into the party like you were walking onto a yacht”-Carly Simon’s “You’re So Vain”
  • “I learned the truth at seventeen – that love was meant for beauty queens” – Janis Ian’s “At Seventeen”
  • “When the lights go down in the city and the sun shines on the bay.” – Journey’s “Lights”
  • “Hello, Darkness, my old friend” -Simon and Garfunkel’s ‘The Sound of Silence”
  • “I guess I shoulda known by the way you parked your car sideways
    That it wouldn’t last”-Prince’s “Little Red Corvette”
  • “I may not always love you but as long as there are stars above you, you never need to doubt it, I’ll make you so sure about it and God only knows what I’d be without you.-Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys’ “God Only Knows”

2 Responses to “Oldies’ Lyrics-Favorite First Lines”

  1. 1 nitacoffin November 23, 2008 at 5:37 am

    come on come on and let me show you where it’s at.. the name of the place is I like it like that. Please help me fine the title to this song.

  2. 2 Shorebird November 25, 2008 at 10:26 am

    The song is “I like it like that” by the Dave Clark Five

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