Dancing in the Street Lyrics

The Mamas & the Papas

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publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Matt Clifford, Michael (mick) Jagger
album: Track 6 in album The Mamas & the Papas
release date: 1966
popularity : 63 users have visited this page.
length: 3:50
composer: Marvin Gaye, William Stevenson, Ivy Jo Hunter
lyricist: Marvin Gaye, Ivy Jo Hunter, William Stevenson

Album Information

country(area): United States
script: Latin

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Lyrics

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Calling out around the world,
Are you ready for a brand new beat?
Summer's here and the time is right
For dancing in the street.
They're dancing in Chicago,
Down in New Orleans,
In New York City.

All we need is music, sweet music.
There'll be music everywhere.
There'll be swinging and swaying and records playing,
Dancing in the street.
Oh, it doesn't matter what you wear,
Just as long as you are there.
So come on, every guy, grab a girl.

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Track Listing

  • 1 No Salt on Her Tail
  • 2 Trip, Stumble & Fall
  • 3 Dancing Bear
  • 4 Words of Love
  • 5 My Heart Stood Still
  • 6 Dancing in the Street
  • 7 I Saw Her Again Last Night
  • 8 Strange Young Girls
  • 9 I Can't Wait
  • 10 Even If I Could
  • 11 That Kind of Girl
  • 12 Once Was a Time I Thought