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Everything Old Is New Again
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Peter Allen co-wrote this with Carole Bayer Sager, whom he collaborated with for about 10 years. The song first appeared on his 1974 album
. Other Allen-Bayer Sager collaborations include "
Don't Cry Out Loud
Quiet Please, There's a Lady on Stage
" and "
I'd Rather Leave While I'm in Love
Allen performed the song with the Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall in 1981 where he became the first male performer to dance with the famous kick line.
A showstopping song, this was used in the bio-musical
The Boy From Oz
, which starred Hugh Jackman on Broadway in 2003. The original Aussie cast starred Todd McKenney in 1998.
A live version of the song appears in the film
All That Jazz
where two women dance and lip-sync to the song's lyrics.
Sara - Silver Spring, MD, for all above
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Staley from Dallas, Tx
This song was performed a couple of times on The Carol Burnett Show, then later on an episode of Mama's Family when Thelma became the leader of an older ladies tap dance group.
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