/ Life! And sometime this summer—meaning soon, She'll be traveling to me! Below you will find lyrics, music video and translation of The Glamorous Life - Sheila E. in various languages. Log in now to tell us what you think this song means. The Glamorous Life This song is by Audra McDonald and appears on the album Go Back Home (2013). This is the shorter version of The Glamorus Life. / G-L-A-M-O-R-O-U-S, yeah / "If you ain't got no money, take yo' broke ass home!" Ordinary mothers lead ordinary lives— Keep the house and sweep the parlor, Mend the clothes and tend the children. Sheila E. didn't seek out the glamorous life, but she lived it for a while when she rolled with Prince. His side projects included the groups Apollonia 6 and The Time, both of which featured in his movie. No translations available + Add Translation. The theme of the song’s lyrics is almost similar to Phil Collins’ solo hit “Easy Lover“with Philip Bailey of Earth, Wind & Fire fame. Don breaks down "Hotel California" and other songs he wrote as a member of the Eagles. The single was seen as a comeback for Tkautz who had enjoyed considerable success in the early 1990s both as an actress and singer. go!) Total views: 3 times this week / Rating: 7.25/10 [4 votes] Album: A Little Night Music / Original Release Date: 1975. "The Glamorous Life" is a song written by Prince, recorded by singer/percussionist Sheila E. and produced by both. go! No Comments; 0 Tags; Don't you get me? This version reached number 31 on the Australian ARIA Singles Chart four weeks after Tkautz's rendition did the same. “The Glamorous Life” from Prince - ‘Originals’ written by Prince and first released commercially by Sheila E. in 1984. Watch the video for The Glamorous Life from Sheila E.'s The Glamorous Life for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Rate These Lyrics 0 Votes Add to Mixtape. "The Glamorous Life" was covered by Australian actress/singer Melissa Tkautz in 2005. Speaking with Rolling Stone magazine, Collins said of Invisible Touch as one of his favorite Genesis songs. Are you ready? Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more. This song peaked in the US in October 1984, giving Sheila E. a solid hit when she joined Prince on the Purple Rain tour a month later. / If you ain't got no money, take yo' broke ass home, you say it! Known in America for the hit "If You Leave," OMD is a huge influence on modern electronic music. This was the first single for Sheila E., who before meeting Prince in 1978 performed as a percussionist alongside her father, the Latin music star Pete Escovedo. Janet Jackson's "Rhythm Nation" was inspired by the tribes that came together at New York dance clubs. At almost the same time that Melissa Tkautz released her cover of the song, Australian dance music act T-Funk released their cover, which features vocals from American singer Inaya Day. You say, "If you ain't got no money take your broke ass home." LyricsThe Glamorous Life Audra McDonald. In 2009, short lived group "Chauffeur", consisting of singer, This page was last edited on 31 December 2020, at 02:54. Indie is the antithesis of glamorous. Audra McDonald - The Glamorous Life Lyrics "The Glamorous Life" is a song from A Little Night Music the Musical performed by Audra McDonald. It’s super easy, we promise! For other uses, see, Artwork for picture sleeve used for most editions, Learn how and when to remove this template message, https://www.billboard.com/music/sheila-e/chart-history/HSI/song/334026, https://www.billboard.com/music/sheila-e/chart-history/DSI/song/334026, Ultratop.be – Sheila E. – The Glamorous Life", Dutchcharts.nl – Sheila E. – The Glamorous Life", "Sheila E Chart History (Dance Club Songs)", "Sheila E. Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)", Australian-charts.com – Melissa Tkautz – The Glamorous Life", Australian-charts.com – T-Funk feat. To the fo' XIV gorillaz all my niggas doin life do what I can to my life betta [Chorus:] I know you see me right here everytime you drive by. The song has lyrics which reflect a cynicism for the decadence and materialism of the song's protagonist, referred to in the third person, who "wants to lead a glamorous life", although she is aware that "without love, it ain't much". "The Cave" by Mumford & Sons is based on the philosophy of Plato and his work called "Allegory of the Cave.". Ludacris) Are you ready?  It earned two Grammy Award nominations and three MTV Award nominations. 13 for strings in G major, Eine kleine Nachtmusik.