Denmark Street

Album: Lola vs. Powerman And The Moneygoround, Part 1 (1970)
  • Down the way from the Tottenham Court Road
    Just round the corner from old Soho
    There's a place where the publishers go
    If you don't know which way to go
    Just open your ears and follow your nose
    'cause the street is shakin' from the tapping of toes
    You can hear that music play anytime on any day
    Every rhythm, every way
    You got to a publisher and play him your song
    He says 'I hate your music and you hair is too long
    But I'll sign you up because I'd hate to be wrong'
    You've got a tune it's in your head you want to get it placed
    So you take it up to a music man just to see what he will say
    He says 'I hate the tune, I hate the words but I'll tell you what I'll do
    I'll sign you up and take it round the street and see if it makes the grade'
    And you might even hear it played on the rock 'n' roll hit parade
    Daytime, night time, every week you can hear that heavy beat
    Now the walls are shaking from the tapping of feet
    Daytime, night time, every day you can hear that music play
    Every rhythm, every way Writer/s: RAYMOND DOUGLAS DAVIES
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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