"We Built This City" is a song written by Bernie Taupin, Martin Page, Dennis Lambert, and Peter Wolf, and originally recorded by the group Starship and released as its debut single on November 10, 1985. The lyrics were written by Bernie Taupin, best known for his longtime collaboration with Elton John. The song features Mickey Thomas and Grace Slick on lead vocals, and the single version reached number one on the U.S.…
Say, \"You don't know me or recognize my face\"
Say, \"You don't care who goes to that kind of place\"
Knee deep in the hoopla sinking in your fight
Too many runaways eating up the night