Lady (Hear Me Tonight)

Album: Lady (Hear Me Tonight) (2000)
Charted: 1 81


  • Modjo is French duo Yann Destagnol and Romain Tranchart. This is the first song they did together.
  • This mainstream House song was a hit in dance clubs long before radio stations started playing it. Most club hits never make it to the radio.
  • The distinctive main guitar riff from "Soup For One" by Chic was sampled for this. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Sam - Vancouver, Canada
  • When this hit UK #1, Modjo had not released any other songs.
  • The lyrics are about a guy who meets a girl at a disco. The words are very simple, which the group claims is because this was their first effort and neither of them are good at writing lyrics.
  • The B-side of the single is an acoustic version of the same song.

Comments: 5

  • Oto from SlovakiaThis is evergreen...still sounds fresh.
  • Paul Gimlik from Hereford, EnglandI think that this is a great song and reminds me of my eldest son and his pal. I am 58 and still love this sort of music !
  • Aman from Patiala, IndiaMan this is the SWEllest Song i ve heard...its played in every disc,lounge and bars..and i love it!!!WHen u hear it sometimes u start relating urself to it...sumtimes it happens with u.-Lady hear me tunite-u want to tell ur feelings to ur love sumtime..the feeling just cums in ...u cant get her out f ur mind..its so simple.. yet so true...Fascinating.Not much ppl get into lyrics of the songs and only dance on it!try it guys theres much more to it then club music n beats!!!
  • Sum Sum from New Delhi, Indiaevery club plays this number atleast once in two three days till today....i mean wherever i went i heard it at times. ofcourse a superhit song.
  • Marlo from Perth, Australiacool tune this reminds me of some time spent living in a beautiful place called broome. north western australia..... good times!
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