Dexy's midnight runners johnny ray
General CommentActually the lead singer of Dexy's Midnight runners said it is about his child hood friend eileen . Then things got sexual and they weren't friends anymore Then things gotI live in the USA, and had never heard of Dexys Midnight Runners when this single showed up with other new singles at our universitys radio station. I played it the first time out of curiosity, having only auditioned itprelistened to it once. And I loved it. Yes, I knew who Johnny Ray was. dexy's midnight runners johnny ray
Jackie Wilson Said (I'm in Heaven When You Smile) (1982) Come On Eileen is a song by English group Dexys Midnight Runners (credited to Dexys Midnight Runners and the Emerald Express), released in the United Kingdom on 25 June 1982 as a single from their album TooRyeAy.
Directed by Julien Temple. With Dexys Midnight Runners, Kevin Archer, Mire Fahey, Kevin Rowland. The 1982 music video was filmed in the inner south London suburb of Kennington in the vicinity of the corner of Brook Drive and Hayles Street. The character of Eileen in the music video, as well as on the single cover, is played by Mire Fahey, sister of Siobhan Fahey from Bananarama. Dexys Midnight Runners. Produced by Alan Winstanley& Clive Langer. Album [Intro Come on Eileen! Come on Eileen! [Verse 1 Poor old Johnnie Ray Sounded sad upon the radio Moved a milliondexy's midnight runners johnny ray Lyrics to 'Come On Eileen' by Dexys Midnight Runners: Poor old Johnny Ray Sounded sad upon the radio Moved a million hearts in mono Our mothers cried Sang along, who'd blame them