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Roxanne is a hit song by the rock band The Police, first released in 1978 as a single and on their album Outlandos d'Amour. It was written about a prostitute in southern France.

Police lead singer Sting wrote the song, inspired by the prostitutes he saw near the band's seedy hotel while in Paris, France in October 1977 to perform at the Nashville Club. The title of the song comes from the name of the character in the play Cyrano… read more

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  • Avatar for zzzzima
    Good song, love it.
  • Avatar for pitrafilla
    como el primer dia....
  • Avatar for Isaaa_cx
    I loved you since I knew ya , I wouldn't talk down to ya
  • Avatar for theironictea
    Copeland is so good it hurts.
  • Avatar for theironictea
    [2] Just listen to Stewart Copeland on the drums in this song. He was by far the most talented musician in this band.
  • Avatar for robveiga
    The Police band had its time of glory, some big hits!
  • Avatar for diegodasnovinha
    best*
  • Avatar for diegodasnovinha
    Is the besy song of the polce..
  • Avatar for Domi_the_Freak
    Britta [4]
  • Avatar for tibijack
    Just listen to Stewart Copeland on the drums in this song. He was by far the most talented musician in this band.

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Roxanne you don't have to put on the red light
Those days are over you don't have to sell your body to the night
Roxanne you don't have to wear that dress tonight
Walk the streets for money you don't care if it's wrong or if it's right

The Police - Roxanne Lyrics

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