Dim, Dim the Lights (I Want Some Atmosphere)

Album: Shake Rattle & Roll (1954)
Charted: 11
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    Dim, Dim the Lights (I Want Some Atmosphere) Bill Haley & His Comets Golden Hits Dixon/Ross 2:30
    Dim, Dim the Lights (I Want Some Atmosphere) Bill Haley & His Comets From the Original Master Tapes Dixon/Ross 2:29
    Dim, Dim the Lights (I Want Some Atmosphere) Bill Haley & His Comets 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Bill Haley & His Comets Dixon/Ross 2:32
    Dim, Dim the Lights (I Want Some Atmosphere) Bill Haley & His Comets Ultimate Collection [Universal International] Dixon/Ross 2:32
    Dim, Dim the Lights (I Want Some Atmosphere) Bill Haley & His Comets Best of Bill Haley [Universal Japan] Dixon/Rose 2:32
    Dim, Dim the Lights (I Want Some Atmosphere) Bill Haley & His Comets What A Crazy Party: The Best Of The Decca Years Dixon/Ross 2:34
    Dim, Dim the Lights (I Want Some Atmosphere) Bill Haley & His Comets Hook, Line and Sinker Dixon/Ross 2:31
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    Oh, what a crazy party all the gang's here, too
    The beat is really jumping like a kangaroo
    I'm full of cherry soda and potato chips
    But now I want to get a taste of your sweet lips

    So, dim, dim the lights !! Dim, dim the lights
    Dim, dim the lights !! Dim, dim the lights
    Turn down the lights
    I want some atmosphere !!
    The furniture is bouncing round the room with glee
    And rocking like a boat upon a stormy sea
    But, dig the crazy pockets on the pile tonight
    But still I haven't had a chance to hold you tight

    Look at Annie's earrings bouncing off her backs
    Look at Suzie kissing and a-hugging Jack
    Looking Nancy dancing in her stocking feet
    We're all going crazy with the mambo beat !!!
    But, everybody's really having lots of fun
    But, honey as for me the night has just begun
    Cause now I want to tell you things and hold you tight
    But, how can I do it with the room so bright ? Writer/s: Beverly Ross, Julius Dixon
    Publisher: MUSIC SALES CORPORATION
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Comments: 1

  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyThis record just missed being Haley's first Top 10 record, it peaked at #11 in 1955 and stayed in the Top 100 for 15 weeks!!!
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