"Sweet Soul Music" as written by Cooke,sam and Otis Redding....
Do you like good music
That sweet soul music
Just as long as it's swingin'
Oh yeah oh yeah

Out here on the floor now
We're going to a go go
Ah dancin' to the music
Oh yeah oh yeah

Spotlight on Lou Rawls y'all
Ah don't he look tall y'all
Singin' loves a hurtin' thing now
Oh yeah oh yeah

Spotlight on Sam and Dave now
Ah don't they look boss y'all
Singin' hold on I'm comin'
Oh yeah oh yeah

Spot light on Wilson Pickett
That wicked picked Pickett
Singing Mustang Sally
Oh yeah oh yeah

Spotlight on Otis Redding now
Singing fa fa fa fa fa fa fa fa
Fa fa fa fa fa fa fa fa
Oh yeah oh yeah

Spotlight on James Brown now
He's the king of them all yeah
He's the king of them all y'all
Oh yeah oh yeah

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"Sweet Soul Music" as written by Otis Redding Arthur Lee Conley

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, Abkco Music, Inc.

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    General Commenti love this song
    its got such a great sound
    sugar0magnoliaon October 09, 2007   Link
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    General CommentCorrections: "we are here on the floor now" is "Were out here on the floor, y'all" and "Ah dont he look tall, y'all" about lou rawls is "Ah dont he look boss, y'all" & about same and dave is "Ah, don't they look great, y'all" & about Wilson Pickett is "That wicked wicked pickett". I love this song you really can hear that unique Sam Cooke song writing style in it and yes Sam Cooke did write the song with help from Arthur conley and Otis Redding JR.
    CaseyWildroseon June 03, 2008   Link

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