Morning Train (Nine To Five)

Album: Sheena Easton (1980)
Charted: 3 1
  • I wake up every mornin', I stumble out of bed
    Stretchin' and yawnin', another day ahead
    It seems to last forever, and time goes slowly by
    Till babe and me's together, then it starts to fly

    'Cause the moment that he's with me, time can take a flight
    The moment that he's with me, everything's alright
    Night time is the right time, we make love
    Then it's his and my time, we take off

    My baby takes the morning train, he works from nine till five and then
    He takes another home again to find me waitin' for him

    My baby takes the morning train, he works from nine till five and then
    He takes another home again to find me waitin' for him

    He takes me to a movie, or to a restaurant, to go
    Slow dancing, anything I want
    Only when he's with me, I catch light
    Only when he gives me, makes me feel alright

    My baby takes the morning train, he works from nine till five and then
    He takes another home again to find me waitin' for him

    All day I think of him, dreamin' of him constantly
    I'm crazy mad for him, and he's crazy mad for me
    When he steps off that train, I'm makin' a fool, a fight
    Work all day to earn his pay, so we can play all night

    My baby takes the morning train, he works from nine till five and then
    He takes another home again to find me waitin' for him

    My baby takes the morning train, he works from nine till five and then
    He takes another home again to find me waitin' for him Writer/s: FLORRIE PALMER
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 7

  • Suga from Australia"I'm makin' a fool, a fight"
    Misheard lyric - it's:
    "Amazingly full of fight"
  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyThe week that Sheena Easton's "Morning Train (9 to 5)" peaked at #1 on Billboard's Top 100 chart, Dolly Parton's completely different "9 to 5" was at #51 the Top 100 chart, ten weeks earlier it had peaked at #1 {for 2 non-consecutive weeks}.
  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn March 28th 1981, Sheena Easton performed "Morning Train (Nine to Five)" on the ABC-TV program 'American Bandstand'...
    At the time the song was at #14 on Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart; and on April 26th, 1981 it would peak at #1 for two weeks...
    {See second post below}.
  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn November 17th 1984, Sheena Easton performed "Strut" on the ABC-TV program 'American Bandstand'...
    At the time the song was at #8 on Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart; the very next day on Nov. 18th it peaked at #7 {for 1 week}...
    It was the fifth of her eight Top 10 records; her first Top 10 hit was "Morning Train {Nine to Five)".
  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn February 7th 1981, "Morning Train (Nine to Five)" by Sheena Easton entered Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart at #74; and on April 26th it peaked at #1 (for 2 weeks) and spent 21 weeks on the Top 100 (and for 6 of those 21 weeks it was on the Top 10)...
    And on the same day it reached #1 on the Top 100 it also peaked at #1 (again for 2 weeks) on Billboard's Adult contemporary Tracks chart...
    It also reached #1 in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand...
    The two weeks it was at #1 on the Top 100, the #2 record for both those weeks was "Just The Two Of Us" by Grover Washington Jr. (with Bill Withers)...
    Ms. Easton, born Sheena Shirley Orr, will celebrate her 55th birthday in two months on April 27th (2014).
  • Esskayess from Dallas, TxPlease don't remind us of that pathetic Prince product. He should have been slapped silly for writing it.
  • Tanya from La Verne, CaA sweet tune by the same woman that, in a couple of years, would invite you into her "Sugar Walls".
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