I Like The Kinks

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    The Kinks - Apeman 1970I think I'm

    sophisticatedcos I'm living my life like a good homosapienBut all around me everybodys multiplyingTill they're walking round like flies manSo I'm no better than the animals sitting in their cagesIn the zoo mancos compared to the flowers and the birds and the treesI am an ape...
    KlaraVoyet KlaraVoyet
    41-45, F
    Dec 12, 2013

    Lyrics For Kink's Song, "Lola"

    "Lola" is supposedly based on an experience that their manager had one night when he had a bit too much libation and didn't notice that the girl he was dancing with was actually a boy until he was with her so long that she/he began to have stubble on her cheeks. Kinks Lola Lyrics...
    wheretheskymeetsthesea wheretheskymeetsthesea
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Nov 4, 2012

    I don't know if you could go

    as far as calling me a fan... but their song "Come Dancing" is one of the most beautiful songs I have ever heard in my life. I don't even usually like their music ALL that much, but this song drives me crazy. This song is just beautiful.
    Boulier Boulier
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 5, 2015

    I Love The Kinks

    The kinks are a great band with great tunes. I swear they have a song that makes me cry,makes me laugh ,makes me smile and most importantly makes me think. From Lola to apeman the kinks are great and I'm forever grateful for their music.
    LennonLover LennonLover
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 24, 2012

    So many great songs,

    and of course all their hits from 1964 to 1972 showed that Ray Davies could write great singles that would sell. But then there is the songs that appeared on albums especially from Village Green Preservation Society to Everyone's In Showbiz, Everyone's A Star. It is sad that...
    DARRIN001 DARRIN001
    41-45, M
    Jun 4, 2015

    The Village Green Preservation Society

    This is such a happy little number. I love it. And not just the original version by The Kinks, but the cover by Kate Rusby is really cool, too.We are the Village Green Preservation Society, God save Donald Duck, vaudeville and variety. We are the Desperate Dan Appreciation...
    TheNakedPoet TheNakedPoet
    41-45, M
    1 Response Mar 1, 2011

    Love The Kinks

    I've been into The Kinks since I was younger and heard "Lola" all the time on the radio. Now I mostly listen to the great songs they have that never get radio airplay, mostly the greatest hits collection from the mid-seventies to the mid-eighties called "Come Dancing". Lots of...
    bvb1123 bvb1123
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Feb 17, 2011
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