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Old 09-24-08, 08:19 AM   #1
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Something About You

Wasn't that a great song?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Somethi...(Level_42_song)

Heard it on the radio this morning for the first time in about 10 years.

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Now, how can it be
That a love carved out of caring
Fashioned by fate could suffer so hard
From the games played once too often
But making mistakes is a part of life's imperfection
Born of the years
Is it so wrong to be human after all?

Drawn into the stream of undefined illusion
Those diamond dreams, they can't disguise the truth

That there is something about you, baby, so right
I wouldn't be without you, baby, tonight

If ever our love was concealed
No-one can say that we didn't feel
A million things and a perfect dream of life
Gone, fragile but free
We remain tender together
If not so in love
And it's not so wrong; we're only human after all

These changing years, they add to your confusion
Oh and you need to hear the time that told the truth

You know, there's something about you, baby, so right
I wouldn't be without you, baby, tonight
Because there's something about you, baby, so right
I couldn't live without you, baby, tonight

Something about you, the way you are, so right
I wouldn't be without you here tonight
There's something about you, the way you are so right
I couldn't live without you here tonight
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Old 09-24-08, 08:32 AM   #2
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Still is a great song.
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Still is a great song.
I know. Isn't it? It was a very refreshing surprise hearing it this morning....making me feel a bit like a high schooler again.
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Buy the best of album "Level Best"... well worth it.
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Buy the best of album "Level Best"... well worth it.
I just may look in to that. Thanks for the tip.
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Never heard it before.
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Old 09-24-08, 09:51 AM   #8
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Never heard it before.
I'll bet you did and just aren't recognizing it. Big (probably short-lived) hit in the mid 80s. Try to youtube it (I'd find you a link but youtube is blocked at work). "Something about you" by Level42.
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Great 80s music. I never knew the title or artist, but I sure do recognize it!
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I'll bet you did and just aren't recognizing it. Big (probably short-lived) hit in the mid 80s. Try to youtube it (I'd find you a link but youtube is blocked at work). "Something about you" by Level42.
ok - just reading the lyrics, it didn't register.
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I'll have to check at home tonight...at first I thought you were referring to Boston
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Good tune.
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I have freakishly long legs . Oh wait this thread is not what I thought about.
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That's a song for all you happy loving couples. Here's one for us singletons:

LOVE STINKS
J. Geils Band

You love her
But she loves him
And he loves somebody else
You just can't win
And so it goes
Till the day you die
This thing they call love
It's gonna make you cry
I've had the blues
The reds and the pinks
One thing for sure

(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah
(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah
(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah
(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah

Two by two and side by side
Love's gonna find you yes it is
You just can't hide
You'll hear it call
Your heart will fall
Then love will fly
It's gonna soar
I don't care for any casanova thing
All I can say is
Love stinks

(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah
(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah
(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah
(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah

I've been through diamonds
I've been through minks
I've been through it all
Love stinks

(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah
(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah
(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah
(Love stinks)
Love stinks yeah yeah
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vaguely remember it....what year did it come out?

I recall i liked the guys bass sound....
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I have freakishly long legs . Oh wait this thread is not what I thought about.
I don't recall seeing a photo of this in the Men of Foo thread...
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Another artist from that era I really like is Swing Out Sister.
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