Chicago

Rufus Wainwright

FAVORITE (0 fans)

Rufus Wainwright

Rufus McGarrigle Wainwright (born July 22, 1973) is an American-Canadian singer-songwriter and composer. He has recorded seven albums of original music and numerous tracks on compilations and film soundtracks. He has also written a classical opera and set Shakespeare sonnets to music for a theater piece by Robert Wilson. more »


Year:
2007
126 Views
Playlists:
#1

 Watch: New Singing Lesson Videos Can Make Anyone A Great Singer

I got the surprise, the surprise of my life
I had to stop and stare
I saw a man dancing with his own wife
And you will never guess where

Chicago, Chicago
The toddlin' town, the toddlin' town
Chicago, Chicago
I'll see you around, I love it
Bet your bottom dollar you lose the blues in Chicago, Chicago
The town that Billy Sunday could not shut down

On State Street, that great street
I wish I could stay, I wish I could stay
They do things they don't do on Broadway, say
I had the time, the time of my life
I saw a man who danced with his wife
In Chicago, Chicago

Chicago, Chicago
Free and easy town, brassy, breezy town
Chicago, Chicago
Let me cool my heels right down at Marshall Field
Come and walk with me along the lake
To the great holler and hoot, all through the loop
Shout how now to Mrs. O'Leary's cow
No she-she, life is peachy

Chicago, we'll meet at the Pump Room, Ambassador East
To say the least, on shish kebab
And best of squad we will see, and yet please
Don't tell me sin is rampant and rife
Think of that man who danced with his wife

In Chicago, Chicago
I'm in this city, what a wonderful windy town

 Struggling with Chicago? Become a better singer in 30 days with these videos!

Written by: CEVIN N FISHER, PETER GRIFFITHS

Lyrics © Ultra Tunes, Universal Music Publishing Group

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind

Discuss the Chicago Lyrics with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these lyrics to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Chicago Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 27 Sep. 2021. <https://www.lyrics.com/lyric/13397514/Rufus+Wainwright>.

    Missing lyrics by Rufus Wainwright?

    Know any other songs by Rufus Wainwright? Don't keep it to yourself!

    Watch the song video

    Chicago

    61
    1     0

    Browse Lyrics.com

    Quiz

    Are you a music master?

    »
    "Another one bites _______"?
    • A. the dust
    • B. the bun
    • C. the tounge
    • D. the air

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant explanation for any lyrics that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant explanation for any acronym or abbreviation that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Rufus Wainwright tracks

    On Radio Right Now

    Loading...

    Powered by OnRad.io


    Think you know music? Test your MusicIQ here!

    Movies in which is played

    Chicago

    »