Coverafbeelding Roxy Music - Virginia Plain
  • Statistieken
  •   11 weken
  •   21 piekpositie
  •   115 punten
  •   1972



Make me a deal and make it straight
All signed and sealed, I'll take it
To Robert E. Lee I'll show it
I hope and pray he don't blow it 'cause
We've been around a long time just try try try tryin' to
Make the big time...
Take me on a roller coaster
Take me for an airplane ride
Take me for a six days wonder but don't you
Don't you throw my pride aside besides
What's real and make believe
Baby Jane's in Acapulco we are flyin' down to rio

Throw me a line I'm sinking fast
Clutching at straws can't make it
Havana sound we're trying hard edge the hipster jiving
Last picture shows down the drive-in
You're so sheer you're so chic
Teenage rebel of the week
Flavours of the mountain steamline
Midnight blue casino floors
Dance the cha-cha through till sunrise
Open up exclusive doors oh wow!
Just like flamingos look the same
So me and you, just we two got to search for something new
Far beyond the pale horizon
Some place near the desert strand
Where my studebaker takes me
That's where I'll make my stand but wait
Can't you see that holzer mane?
What's her name Virginia Plain



In 1972 waren er ook singlehoezen in omloop met de titel "Virgina Plain" i.p.v. "Virginia Plain".
ArtiestRoxy Music
Titel Virginia Plain
Lengte 02:57
Componist(en) Bryan Ferry [1972] / Ferry [1977]
Producer(s) Peter Sinfield [1972]
Titel The Numberer [1972] / Pyjamarama [1977]
Lengte 03:37 / 02:53
Componist(en) Andy Mckay [1972] / Ferry [1977]
Producer(s) Peter Sinfield [1972]
Platenlabel Island ((1972)) / Polydor ((1977))
Catalogusnr 12 291 AT [1972] / 2001 739 [1977]
Hoogste positie UK 4
Hoogste positie US -
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