It's Not the Spotlight Song Lyrics

Rod Stewart

Rod Stewart Atlantic Crossing cover art
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If I ever feel the light again shining down on me,
I don't have to tell you what a welcome it will be.
I felt the light before but I let it slip away,
But I still keep on believing that it'll come back some day.

It's not the spotlight, it's not the cam'ra light,
It's not the street lights of some old street of dreams.
It ain't the moonlight, not even the sunlight,
But I've seen it shining in your eyes and you know what I mean.

Some times I try to tell myself the light was never real,
Just a fantasy that used to be, the way I used to feel.
But you and I know better, even though it's been so long,
If your memory really serves you well, you'll never tell me no wrong.

Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Three Time Loser
  • 2 Alright for an Hour
  • 3 All in the Name of Rock 'n' Roll
  • 4 Drift Away
  • 5 Stone Cold Sober
  • 6 I Don't Want to Talk About It
  • 7 It's Not the Spotlight
  • 8 This Old Heart of Mine
  • 9 Still Love You
  • 10 Sailing

  • credits

    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Barry Goldberg, Gerry Goffin
    album: Track 7 in album Atlantic Crossing
    release date: 1975
    popularity : 57 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Blues
    styles: Rock & Roll/Soft Rock/Pop Rock
    length: 4:25
    writer: Barry Goldberg, Gerry Goffin

    Album Information

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