I'm not content to be with you in the day time
Girl, I want to be with you all of the time
The only time I feel alright is by your side
Girl, I want to be with you all of the time
All day and all of the night
All day and all of the night
All day and all of the night

I believe that you and me last forever
Oh yeah, all day and night time yours, leave me never
The only time I feel alright is by your side
Girl, I want to be with you all of the time
All day and all of the night
All day and all of the night

Oh, come on

I believe that you and me last forever
Oh yeah, all day and night time yours, leave me never
The only time I feel alright is by your side
Girl, I want to be with you all of the time
All day and all of the night
All day and all of the night (time)
All day and all of the night


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All Day And All Of The Night Lyrics as written by Ray Davies

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    I remember seeing him live a few months ago. The whole show was very good, but this was the highlight for me. Before he played the song, he told a little story.

    "Back when we were first starting up, we recorded a demo and sent it to all the record labels in London... and no one picked us up. One guy, he wrote us back saying that the guitar "sounded like a dog." Can you believe that? He said my brother's guitar sounded like a dog.

    Well, I've never seen a dog like that... but he certainly had a loud bark..."

    It was so cool...

    TheSilverNobleon August 31, 2006   Link
  • +1
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    the chord progression and construction of the song is very interesting to me.

    Silver_Roseon September 20, 2004   Link
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    This is a classic, so ahead of it's time.

    Drdestructoon August 30, 2006   Link
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    wicked song :]

    dollyrockeron April 24, 2007   Link
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    i agree with TabuuDi26

    it is a really good love song and it is a cool song

    peytonlovesthewhoon January 17, 2010   Link
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    i dedicate this to my boyfriend, its such a cool "love song" without sounding mushy and silly

    TabuuDi26on July 04, 2003   Link
  • 0
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    Dave Davies and his brother Ray are masterful musicians. Too bad they're not as fondly remembered as the Beatles and the Stones are.

    OpinionHeadon April 28, 2006   Link
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    "I believe that you and me last forever" are good words but in reality....???

    Samsamion August 16, 2013   Link
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    From an interview in the Guardian:

    Nevertheless, he would be interested in collaborating with a contemporary artist and when talk turns to Ed Sheeran and his recent copyright lawsuit (“Did he settle?”), it reminds him of a similar to-do he had with the Doors in the 60s when they borrowed the opening riff for Hello, I Love You from the Kinks’ All Day and All of the Night, for which they had to pay Davies royalties.

    He eventually met Jim Morrison when the Doors came to London’s Roundhouse in 1968 and reminded the light-fingered Lizard King of his “playful plagiarism”.

    “He owned up,” Davies reports gleefully. “He said: ‘You really got me.’”

    theguardian.com/music/2017/may/11/the-kinks-ray-davies-brexit-is-bigger-than-the-berlin-wall

    SuperstarMouseon February 23, 2018   Link

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