Make the Man Love Me

Peggy Lee, Russ Case & His OrchestraBuy this song

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Peggy Lee

Peggy Lee (May 26, 1920 – January 21, 2002) was an American jazz and popular music singer, songwriter, composer, and actress in a career spanning six decades. From her beginning as a vocalist on local radio to singing with Benny Goodman's big band, she forged a sophisticated persona, evolving into a multi-faceted artist and performer. She wrote music for films, acted, and created conceptual record albums—encompassing poetry, jazz, chamber pop, and art songs. more »

I must try to make the man love me,
Make the man love me now;
Bye and bye I'll make the man happy,
I know how!

He must see how badly I want him,
Want him just as he is;
May I say that, should the man ask me,
I'll be his!

Can I tell the man just how dearly
Blessed we would be?
All the beauty I see so clearly,
Oh why can't he?

So I pray to heaven above me,
Pray until day grows dim,
For a way to make the man love me
As I love him.

Make the man love me,
Make the man love me,
Make the man love me now!

Written by: WYNTON KELLY


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