London By Night
Words:Carroll Coates
Music:Carroll Coates
Performed By:  Frank Sinatra
Jumbo Jimbo's
Song Lyrics Archive
Search Database:


Written by:  Carroll Coates
Arranged By:  Axel Stordahl - Billy May ? Robert Farnon
From the Album:  Come Fly With Me  (1958)
Label:  Columbia ? Capitol ? Reprise
Recorded:  9/21/50 ? 10/3/57 ? 6/13/62
London by night is a wonderful sight
There is magic abroad in the air
I'm often told that the streets turn into gold
When the moon shines on * Circus and Square *
Deep in the dark that envelops the park
There's romance in each cigarette glow
Down by the Thames, lights that sparkle like gems
Seem to wink at each girl and her beau
Up comes the moon when the city's asleep
He's not alone, for it seems
Somewhere up there stands an angel to keep her watch
While each Londoner dreams
My love and I saw the sun leave the sky
Then we kissed in the fast-fading light
Most people say they love London by day
But lovers love London by night

NOTE: * Circus and Square * are references to noted London landmarks
Piccadilly Circus and Trafalgar Square
© Copyright 2004-06
Please note that the lyrics collection is provided for private education/information purposes only. You are advised to confirm your compliance with the appropriate local copyright regulations before using any of the material provided by any Internet lyrics site. The lyrics/chords/tabs sheets represent contributors' interpretations of the material and may not be identical to the original versions, which are copyright their respective owners.