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re:verse : “Do You Know The Way to San Jose?” – Dionne Warwick, Burt Bacharach, Hal David

Good music speaks volumes… listen, look, and linger in fantastic rhythmic reality: lyrically speaking

“Do You Know the Way to San Jose,” Dionne
Warwick in Valley of the Dolls
(1968)

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Do you know the way to San Jose
I’ve been away so long. I may go wrong and lose my way
Do you know the way to San Jose
I’m going back to find some peace of mind in San Jose


L.A. is a great big freeway
Put a hundred down and buy a car
In a week, maybe two, they’ll make you a star
Weeks turn into years. How quick they pass
And all the stars that never were
Are parking cars and pumping gas

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