• Artist: RIPLEY
  • Title: SONNY
  • Genre: Rock - Alternative Pop, Pop - Alternative Pop
  • Mood: Up/Positive, Quirky/Wacky/Silly
  • Speed: Fast (130-160)
  • Instruments: Electronic Sounds/Noises, Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Strings, Percussion, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/6/2011
  • Lyric themes: Attraction/Sex Appeal, Being in Love Passion, Devotion, Communication
  • Lyric hook: Sonny, you are the money it wasn't funny, the crimes I wouldn't commit to keep you by my side
  • Lyrics: SONNY if you should ever leave they’ll find me six feet under my epitaph will say : "she did it her own way - when she woke to monday’s rain and man alive her baby’s on the list - she fled to the black forest’" chorus : sonny you are the money it isn’t funny the crimes i would commit to keep you by my side if you should ever leave they’ll find me buried under all the people laugh and say "she did it her own way" i’d light a candle in your name and take a long drive off a short cliff cause you kiss me where the core is (repeat chorus
  • Keywords: peppy, cheerful, whimsical, Bass, Bright, Guitar



The band’s influences – Queen, The Beatles, XTC - include eccentrics from rock’s classic era, but RIPLEY's sound has a decidedly 21st century ring.
“an attention getter with a killer voice” 

Songwriter/guitarist/lead vocalist Alice Ripley received the 2009 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical (as Diana in the Pulitzer Prize winning NEXT TO NORMA),, and also earned Tony and Drama Desk nominations for her performance in the cult hit SIDE SHOW.  In 2001, Sh-K-Boom ...

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