Islands in the Stream

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Kenny Rogers

Kenneth Donald "Kenny" Rogers (born August 21, 1938) is an American singer-songwriter, photographer, record producer, actor, entrepreneur and author. Though he has been most successful with country audiences, he has charted more than 120 hit singles across various music genres and topping the count… more »

Baby when I met you there was peace unknown
I set out to get you with a fine tooth comb
I was soft inside
There was something going on 

You do something to me that I can't explain 
Hold me closer and I feel no pain 
Every beat of my heart
We got something going on 

Tender love is blind
It requires a dedication
All this love we feel needs no conversation
We ride it together, ah ha 
Making love with each other, ah ha 
 
Islands in the stream
That is what we are
No one in between  
How can we be wrong 
Sail away with me 
To another world 
And we rely on each other, ah ha 
From one lover to another, ah ha 
 
I can't live without you if the love was gone
Everything is nothing if you got no one 
And you just walk in the night 
Slowly losing sight of the real thing

But that won't happen to us and we got no doubt
Too deep in love and we got no way out
And the message is clear
This could be the year for the real thing

No more will you cry 
Baby I will hurt you never
We start and end as one
In love forever
We can ride it together, ah ha
Making love with each other, ah ha
 
Islands in the stream
That is what we are
No one in between 
How can we be wrong
Sail away with me
To another world
And we rely on each other, ah ha
From one lover to another, ah ha

Islands in the stream
That is what we are
No one in between 
How can we be wrong
Sail away with me
To another world
And we rely on each other, ah ha
From one lover to another, ah ha

Islands in the stream
That is what we are
No one in between 
How can we be wrong
Sail away with me
To another world
And we rely on each other, ah ha
From one lover to another, ah ha

Islands in the stream
That is what we are
No one in between

Written by: BARRY GIBB, MAURICE ERNEST GIBB, ROBIN HUGH GIBB

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group

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