The lyrics tell of Brandy, a barmaid in a busy seaport harbor town which serves "a hundred ships a day." I'm so all alone Please reorganize this content to explain the subject's impact on popular culture, "Brandy (You're a Fine Girl) [Sony] - Looking Glass | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards", "The urban legends of 'Brandy (You're a Fine Girl), "Gonzalez - Brandy (You're A Fine Girl) / White Lightning", "Forum - 1970 (ARIA Charts: Special Occasion Charts)", "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada", "flavour of new zealand - search listener", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Brandy_(You%27re_a_Fine_Girl)&oldid=982216460, Pages using infobox song with unknown parameters, Articles with unsourced statements from November 2018, Articles with trivia sections from November 2018, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Mike Gershman, Bob Liftin and the Looking Glass. When Barry Manilow recorded it, he changed the title to ", Selma sings this to Lisa in the 1991 episode of, After the Looking Glass split up, Elliot Lurie moved to Los Angeles, where he worked on a number of films as a music supervisor; his credits include, This song plays a big role in the 2017 film, Michael Blanchette from Kissimmee, Florida, More songs with girls' names in the title, More songs used in Guardians of the Galaxy movies. Match These Taylor Swift Songs to Her Ex-Boyfriends, HOT SONG: 21 Savage x Metro Boomin - "My Dawgâ" - LYRICS, NEW SONG: Rod Wave - POP SMOKE - "MOOD SWINGS" ft. Lil Tjay - LYRICS. Digital Music. Producer Rupert Hine talks about crafting hits for Tina Turner, Howard Jones and The Fixx. But I was in love when they put it down Did Eric Clapton really steal George's wife? (Such a fine girl) What a good wife you would be Yeah, Brandy used to watch his eyes I could feel the love coming to my heart, through my window pane, But how could I know, she would just up and gone Interestingly, American birth registration data collected from the Social Security Administration illustrates a massive increase of American newborns named “Brandy” following the song’s 1972 release (from 353rd most popular in ‘71 to 82nd most popular in '73). He received a test pressing of an album by Looking Glass, then a new group. [Outro] Some user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply.
Some believe Ellis was the inspiration for the 1970s song "Brandy" by the New Brunswick band Looking Glass. Pink Floyd's "Talkin' Hawkin'" uses a sample of Stephen Hawking's synthesized voice taken from a speech he made for a 1994 British Telecom commercial. This was not typical of the band's sound, which caused a problem at concerts.
Brandy walks through a silent town “Brandy (You’re a Fine Girl)” stands as arguably the most important song on Looking Glass‘ self-titled debut album.
What's the George Harrison-Monty Python connection? Brandy Album has 14 songs sung by Brandy. A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. ", Walk The Moon vocalist Nicholas Petricca got the idea for "Shut Up and Dance" when he and his girlfriend were taking forever to get drinks at a Los Angeles club bar. At the time, WPGC AM/FM was one of the leading Top 40 stations in the country and was the number one radio station in DC. We are grateful for your business and hope you are staying safe and healthy! "Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)" is a 1972 song by the American pop rock band Looking Glass, from their debut album, Looking Glass. It reached the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1972, remaining in that position for a week.
We don’t have any upcoming events for this artist right now. She hears him say, "Brandy, you're a fine girl A monthly update on our latest interviews, stories and added songs. Wanya Morris) [Single Version], Sittin' Up In My Room (from Waiting to Exhale - Original Soundtrack), © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Your Amazon Music account is currently associated with a different marketplace. When he told his sailor's story Brandy wears a braided chain What a good wife you would be
Made of finest silver from the north of Spain, But my life, my love and my lady is the sea", Brandy, You're A Fine Girl by Kenny Chesney. Bringing gifts from far away 678 more photos, Add image [Verse 1] He took the test pressing around to every radio station in the Washington/Baltimore region.
Country star Slim Whitman's version of the 1920s song "Rose Marie" spent 11 consecutive weeks at #1 in the UK in 1955, a record until 1991 when Bryan Adams’ "(Everything I Do) I Do It For You" spent 16 weeks at the top.
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Stumbled to the floor, she was right in the door, I could see her face, But how could it be, she ran away from me “We said, are you sure? A promotion man could have a relationship with a disc jockey and ask him to listen to something and he would,” Lurie says. Moore liked “Brandy” a lot. It was featured prominently in the 2017 film Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.
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Morris said he wants to bring the band back to New Brunswick for the grand opening of the development.
I really miss you Brandy, I'm so all alone When are you coming back home?
What a good wife you would be And it serves a hundred ships a day To enjoy Prime Music, go to Your Music Library and transfer your account to Amazon.com (US). I Wanna Be Down (feat. I kinda miss you Brandy Escape will cancel and close the window. And talk about their homes
It reached number two on the former chart for four weeks, stuck behind Gilbert O'Sullivan's "Alone Again (Naturally)", before reaching number one, only to be dethroned by "Alone Again (Naturally)" the week after. American recording artist Brandy Norwood has recorded songs for her six studio albums and has collaborated with other artists for duets and featured songs on their respective albums and charity singles. Leave feedback.
Sittin' by the open fireplace in my favorite dungarees Played a few bars of a melody, and it sounded sweet to me I thought I'd get up and take a look around, but my feet got in the way Stumbled to the floor, she was right in the door, I could see her face Are you coming home to stay? (You're a fine girl) Other stations around the country started playing it and it ended up being a number one million seller.
It is, yes, it is" And Brandy does her best to understand
I really miss you Brandy, missing you everyday The sailor said, "Brandy, you're a fine girl This page was last edited on 6 October 2020, at 20:29. At night when the bars close down I really miss you. I really miss you Brandy, missing you everyday Rickie Lee Jones on songwriting, social media, and how she's handling Trump.