• Artist: Johnnye Allee
  • Title: Another New York Knockout
  • Genre: Easy Listening, Pop - Adult Contemporary
  • Mood: Sentimental/Ballad
  • Speed: Medium Fast (95-130)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Piano, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), All Other
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 10/18/2011
  • Lyric themes: City, Struggle Hardship, Determination
  • Lyrics: She’s just another New York knockout You’d better treat her with kid gloves She’ll have you dangling on the ropes there You’ll only get so far and then It’ll hurt when you drop It’ll hurt when you drop Yes it hurts when you drop Don’t it hurt when you drop? She’s undisputed, undefeated You’re at the bottom of the card Decked out in silver threads and diamonds She’s got the muscle and the crowd chorus And when she’s got you down You think your number’s finally up Your world’s a blur, you’re going blind You never were the comeback kind You thought you had a match A chance to show a little spine Then she moved in and feinted right An easy win, a nasty fight She gets a slew of new contenders You lose the title and the ring She keeps the city and her fan base You get the hell out of this town chorus
  • Keywords: light, acoustic, gentle, Ballad, Contemporary Piano, Desire, Organic

About Johnnye Allee

Johnnye Allee

Los Angeles, CA United States

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"Songcraft with cinematic touches, intricate, original melodies and winning vocal performances"

-- Music Connection

Johnnye Allee is a recipient of the ASCAP/Sammy Cahn Award for excellence in lyric writing (past winners include John Mayer, Josh Ritter and Lori McKenna). Combining a gentle and fluid voice with acoustic piano, acoustic and electric guitars, and drums, his music is an earthy blend of stripped-down, ...

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