"On Broadway [Edit]" as written by Barry Mann, Mike Stoller, Jerry Leiber and Cynthia Weil....
They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway
They say there´s always magic in the air
But when you´re walkin´ down the street
And you ain´t had enough to eat
The glitter rubs right off and you´re nowhere

They say the women treat you fine on Broadway
But lookin´ at them just gives me the blues
´cause how ya gonna make some time
When all you got is one thin dime
And one thin dime won´t even shine your shoes

They say that I won´t last too long on Broadway
I´ll catch a grey hound bus for home they all say
But they´re dead wrong I know they are
´Cause I can play this here guitar
And I won´t quit till I´m a star on Broadway


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"On Broadway" as written by Cynthia Weil Barry Mann

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