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Dire Straits

Romeo and Juliet (6:03)

"Romeo and Juliet" is a song by the British rock band Dire Straits, recorded in 1980. It first appeared on the album Making Movies and then on the live albums Alchemy and On the Night. It was released as a single in 1981.
The song was written by Dire Straits singer and lead guitarist Mark Knopfler.
The song opens on an arpeggiated resonator guitar part played by Knopfler, who also sings the lead vocal. The…

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A lovestruck Romeo, sings the streetside serenade
Laying everybody low with a love song that he made
Finds a streetlight, steps out of the shade
Says something like, You and me, babe, how about it?

Dire Straits - Romeo and Juliet Lyrics


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  • I can't do everything but I'd do anything for you..........♥
  • Einfach fantastisch!
  • I remember I had "Making Movies" on 8 track and would play it in the car, playing this, Skateaway and Tunnel of Love at full blast .. sometimes with a doobie burning in the ashtray ... [2]
  • When you gonna realize it was just that the time was wrong? [2] God that line...
  • Juliet says hey it's Romeo you nearly gimme me a heart attack He's underneath the window she's singing hey la my boyfriend's back
  • Love...
  • Good 80s sound.
  • Wuthering heights new vocal ears hearing what is that what ethyl mutt it just stay away from the peoples voice dancing to the beach resort to
  • ca roule
  • Oh god.

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