When Smokey Sings

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credits


publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
writers: Mark Andrew White, Martin David Fry
album: Track 2 in album Alphabet City
release date: 1987-11
popularity : 49 users have visited this page.
genres: Electronic Funk / Soul Pop
styles: Soul/Downtempo/Synth-pop/Disco
length: 4:21
producer: Martin Fry and Mark White
mixer: Julian Mendelsohn
co-producer: Bernard Edwards
composer: Martin Fry, Mark White

Album Information

label: Mercury Records
country(area): United Kingdom
format: CD
barcode: 042283239128
script: Latin

Cover Art

ABC Alphabet City cover art

Lyrics

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Debonair lullabies in melodies revealed
He knows just how you feel
In miracles made real
Like a bird in flight on a hot sweet night
He soothes it right, makes it out of sight

When smokey sings, I forget everything
As she's spreading her wings
But the back door it rings

Should I say yes, I match his best
Symphonies soothe the rage

You know you're right just to hold her tight
And every thing's good in the world tonight
When smokey sings, I hear violins
As she's packing her things
Smashing the hell
Then smokey sings, he sings

Sly's the original, originator
Marvin was the only innovator
When smokey sings
When smokey sings, I hear violins
As she's packing her things
She threw back the ring
Smokey sings

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Avenue A
  • 2 When Smokey Sings
  • 3 The Night You Murdered Love
  • 4 Think Again
  • 5 Rage and Then Regret
  • 6 Ark-Angel
  • 7 King Without a Crown
  • 8 Bad Blood
  • 9 Jealous Lover
  • 10 One Day
  • 11 Avenue Z
  • 12 Minneapolis
  • 13 When Smokey Sings (The Miami mix)
  • 14 The Night You Murdered Love (The Whole Story)
  • 15 Chicago (Abridged)