France

Album: Shakedown Street (1978)
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  • Way down in the south of France all the ladies love to dance
    Kick their heels up in the air snap their fingers for romance

    While the gentlemen compare blonde or black or auburn hair
    Check the motion and the style Oh, you know they take their while

    Hey, to make the motion more complete, yeah, to make it more a treat
    Club D'Jour is where to go come on down and see the show

    When the rhythm's really right you can burn it down tonight
    When the singing's really fine sweet as Spanish sherry wine

    When the club can't contain the beat it just rolls out in the street
    Spills on down the avenue bringing dancers to their feet.

    When it's good as it can be it gets better wait and see
    Oh, these folks don't ever sleep till they're passed out in the street

    Way down in the south of France all the ladies love to dance
    Clap their hands and walk on air, yeah, the feeling's really there
    Won't you take a little taste raise it to your charming face?

    When the rhythm's really right you can burn it down tonight
    When the singing's really fine sweet as Spanish sherry wine

    Go on take a chance, the ladies do love to dance. Writer/s: MICHAEL S. HART, ROBERT C. HUNTER, ROBERT HALL WEIR
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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  • Clifton Hanger from Fort MillThat was a good article, quite informative. I like the studio version and wondered how it could have sounded if it was performed live.
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