Label: Not On Label (Roger Kaye Self-released ) - SRTY/80 CUS752 • Format: Vinyl LP • Country: UK • Genre: Rock, Pop, Stage & Screen • Style: Vocal, Instrumental, Theme
King on lead vocals. In a interview,  songwriter Save The Last Dance For Me - Roger Kaye - Roger Kaye Pomus tells the story of the Save The Last Dance For Me - Roger Kaye - Roger Kaye being recorded by the Drifters and originally designated as the B-side of the Weird Al Yankovic - Dare To Be Stupid. The Drifters' version of the song, released a few months after Ben E.
King left the group, would go on to spend three non-consecutive weeks at 1 on the U. Although he was working with Leiber and Stoller at the time, it is unknown whether Spector assisted with the production of this record; however, many Spector fans have noticed similarities between Save The Last Dance For Me - Roger Kaye - Roger Kaye record and other music he would eventually produce on his own.
In the song, the narrator tells his lover she is free to mingle and socialize throughout the evening, but to make sure to save him the dance at the end of the night. Pomus had polio and at times used crutches to get around. The song gives his perspective of telling his wife to have fun dancing, but reminds her who will be taking her home and "in whose arms you're gonna be.
The title song of the album, a French cover of the American hit "Save Blissfully Unaware - Edit Select - Phlox Last Dance for Me", was released as a single. Also released as a single, her version reached the top ten on the U. In lateDolly Parton recorded "Save the Last Dance for Me," releasing it as a single in late December; the song subsequently appeared on Parton's album of s and 60s covers The Great Pretenderreleased in January Reaching the top ten on the country singles chart in late February, the single also crossed over, reaching 45 on the Billboard Hot in the United States.
Initially, Tony was reluctant about recording a remake; however, producer Walt Meskell convinced Tony that the song would be a hit. The single sold just shy of 1 million copies, proving that Walt was on the right track. The song was heavily remixed for its release as a single. For its release as a single, the song was heavily remixed, with mixes from producers including Ralphi Rosario and Eddie Baez.
All of the chart positions for the single are for each of the remixed versions of the song respectively. The music video was choreographed by Raymondo Chan, a Salsa Latin dance coach and performer. It was shot in Vancouver, Canada. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the song. For other uses, see Save the Last Dance for Me disambiguation. Billboard Hot  1 U. Cash Box Top  1 U. Billboard Hot  26 U. Cash Box  3. This section needs additional citations for verification.
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