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This song contrasts what it's like to live in a large city during the day and during the night. According to the song, it's difficult to walk around a crowded and hot city during the day, but it's great at night because you have plenty of opportunities to chase women. (thanks, Andy - Arlington, VA)
The sound of car horns and traffic was the first time these sounds appeared on a hit song. A year later, Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff used the idea when they produced the Soul Survivors track "Expressway (To Your Heart)
Was used at the beginning of the movie Die Hard: With A Vengeance. The song plays throughout the opening credits, showing different scenes of New York City until a building blows up. (thanks, Patrick - Tallapoosa, GA)
From 2006-2007, the piano portion was used in various Gatorade ads depicting the history of the sports drink, which was created in 1965. (thanks, Patrick - Bremen, GA)
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