Not Here, Not Now Lyrics

Joe Jackson

publisher: ©Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Joe Jackson
album: Track 3 in album Body and Soul
release date: 1984-5
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genres: Jazz Rock Latin Pop
styles: New Wave/Cha-Cha/Pop Rock/Latin Jazz
length: 5:30
drums: Gary Burke
lead vocals: Joe Jackson
engineer: Rik Pekkonen
arranger: Joe Jackson
guitar: Vinnie Zummo
bass guitar: Graham Maby
composer: Joe Jackson
lyricist: Joe Jackson

Cover Art

Joe Jackson Body and Soul cover art
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These words of love
So hard for me to find
How can I change my mind
If you can only lie?
These shattered dreams
I try to build again
But looks could kill again
And I'm too young to die

Smiling faces all around us
You don't want to make a scene
Not here, not now
And I don't want to cry

We drink the wine
Like we were really friends
But can our sadness end
And words turn into play?
We dress so fine
And step out on the town
And friends may gather round
But soon will turn away

[Chorus: x2]

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 The Verdict
  • 2 Cha Cha Loco
  • 3 Not Here, Not Now
  • 4 You Can't Get What You Want (Till You Know What You Want)
  • 5 Go for It
  • 6 Loisaida
  • 7 Happy Ending
  • 8 Be My Number Two
  • 9 Heart of Ice