This Masquerade Song Lyrics

George Benson


writers: Leon Russell
album: Track 2 in album Breezin'
release date: 1976
popularity : 149 users have visited this page.
genres: Jazz Funk / Soul
styles: Soul-Jazz/Smooth Jazz/Jazz-Funk
length: 8:03
drums: Harvey Mason
piano: Jorge Dalto
arranger: Claus Ogerman
guitar: Phil Upchurch and George Benson
percussion: Ralph MacDonald
electric piano: Ronnie Foster
composer: Leon Russell
lyricist: Leon Russell

Album Information

label: Warner Bros. Records
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

George Benson Breezin' cover art


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Are we really happy here
With this lonely game we play
Looking for words to say
Searching but not finding
Understanding anywhere
We're lost in a masquerade

Both afraid to say we're just to far away
From being close together from the start
We tried to talk it over but the words got in the way
We're lost inside this lonely game we play

Thoughts of leaving disappear
Every time I see your eyes
No matter how hard I try


Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Breezin'
  • 2 This Masquerade
  • 3 Six to Four
  • 4 Affirmation
  • 5 So This Is Love?
  • 6 Lady