♫ Lucy ♫ (Redux)

I first played this song on December 26, 2018, for a special friend, and tonight I play it again for the same friend.  You see, I tried all last week to play songs I thought he would like, as he was a bit down in the mouth and I hoped to cheer him.  But, I struck out all week long.  So, I play this one tonight because I am a stubborn wench who never gives up trying!  I hope the rest of you enjoy it too … it really is a good song!

I have no background, no trivia about tonight’s song, for I can find none.  Tonight’s song, Lucy by Lionel Richie and the Commodores is for a special friend … a Boxing Day gift.


Hey Lucy why don’t you come and settle down
I hear you’re the baddest girl this side of town
Got a little money that I wanna spend
If you’ll be my friend
For just a little while

First summer you sailed on down to New Orleans
I was a victor, you were a Cajun queen
You had many fellas with lots of style
And you drove them wild
Oh little Lucy I had to be with you

Traveled around the country
Oh and I made my way
I never once forgot what I felt that day
Now I think I’m ready to play my hand
I wanna be your man which is hard to do
Oh Lucy I’m so in love with you

I’ve been a wandering man for such a long time
Now I know just where I’m going
Oh how I need you to stand by my side
Don’t you go away
Cause I’m so in love with you

I’ve been searchin’ for you Lucy for such a long time
Now I wanna let you know what I have on my mind
You’ve been around a lonely man
A lonely man
I’ve been a lonely man
I don’t want to live my life without you
There were times when I tried to get you off my mind girl
You’re the girl of my dreams
Oh you’re the girl of my dreams
(Ahh my Lucy)
So many lonely nights I need you girl
(Ahh my Lucy)

Songwriters: Lionel Richie
Lucy lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

9 thoughts on “♫ Lucy ♫ (Redux)

  1. Never heard this one before, pure delight to my ears 🙂
    LR sings country very well, i can picture Kenny Rogers or George Strait singing this song!
    Another excellent share, TY!! ❤


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