• Artist: Allan Thomas
  • Title: Class Of '65
  • Genre: R'n'B - Classic/Soul
  • Mood: Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Medium Fast (95-130)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), All Other, Bass, Keyboards/Organs
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/19/2012
  • Lyric themes: Change, Reminiscing, Sentimental, Longing
  • Lyrics: Class Of '65 I've been thinking back to a time I used to know When we heard the latest sounds on am radio Smokey Robinson the Miracles Drifters too After all these years those songs still ring true But times are different now then they were back then With my '55 Pontiac and my steady girlfriend In the Class of '65 I remember signing yearbooks graduation night Everybody was destined to do all right The future before us like an unread book And we listened to Aretha Ray Charles and Sam Cooke Adolescent outlaws innocent and studious Out for a chuckle wing our way through it That's the class of '65 '65 Back before walkman's, satellite TV It was American Bandstand and hi fidelity Duck-tail hairdo's Silvertone guitars Drive-in movies in the back seat of your car Listening to Wilson Picket and Ben E King A concealed transistor radio so we could hear 'em sing In the class of '65 Temptations Impressions Marvin Gaye Dylan and the Beatles were the soundtrack of our day In the class of '65 We-re the class of '65 '65 © 2011 - Black Bamboo Music - BMI
  • Keywords: funky, soulful, Bass, Guitar, Motown

About Allan Thomas

Allan Thomas

Thomas' musical adventure began in Brooklyn NY, when at age 12, he joined an A Capella doo-wop vocal group, performing at local events. In 1966, at age 18, he signed his first solo record deal with noted producer Huey P. Meaux, who released Allan's first single on Scepter Records.

Becoming a songwriter at 19, Thomas soon played the Greenwich Village coffee house circuit, and in 1971 Sire Records released his first album of original songs ...

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