Copacabana", also known as "Copacabana (At the Copa)", is a song recorded by Barry Manilow. Written by Manilow, Jack Feldman, and Bruce Sussman, it was released in 1978 as the third and final single from Manilow's fifth studio album, Even Now (1978). The song was inspired by a conversation between Manilow and Sussman at the Copacabana Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, when they discussed whether there had ever been a song called "Copacabana"
Copa, Copacabana (Copa, Copacabana Copacabana! Music and passion, always in fashion). Her name is Lola, she was a showgirl But that was thirty years ago when they used to have a show Now it's a disco, but not for Lola Still in the dress she used to wear, faded feathers in her hair She sits there so refined and drinks herself half-blind.
Lyrics to "Copacabana (At The Copa)" song by Barry Manilow: Her name was Lola, she was a showgirl With yellow feathers in her hair and a dress cut down to there. Her name is Lola, she was a showgirl But that was 30 years ago, when they used to have a show Now it's a disco, but not for Lola Still in the dress she used to wear Faded feathers in her hair She sits there so refined, and drinks herself half-blind She lost her youth and she lost her Tony Now. she's lost her mind. don't fall in love Don't fall in love. Thanks to Traci McCabe, Sdpaiad for correcting these lyrics. Writer(s): BARRY MANILOW, JACK FELDMAN, BRUCE SUSSMAN. B. Barry Manilow Lyrics
From the Even Now album: Barry Manilow recalls that the music for "Copacabana" came incredibly fast. I remember putting the lyric on the piano's music stand, punching the "Record" button on my tape deck, and writing the song in less than 15 minutes. Co-writer Bruce Sussman adds, "We THOUGHT we were writing the novelty cut for Barry's Even Now album. Copacabana" surprised everyone - certainly us, and especially Arista Records, for they were faced with the first of Barry's hits that was forced off an album.
Artist: Barry Manilow. Album: Even Now (1978). Translations: French, German, Greek, Italian, Serbian. Copacabana (At the Copa). Her name was Lola, she was a showgirl. With yellow feathers in her hair and a dress cut down to there. Barry Manilow: Top 3. 1. Can't Smile Without You. 2. Idioms from "Copacabana (At the.
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|A||Copacabana (At The Copa)
Written-By – B. Manilow*, B. Sussman*, J. Feldman*
Written-By – B. Manilow*, M. Panzer*
- Record Company – Arista Records, Inc.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Arista Records, Inc.
- Pressed By – PRC Recording Company, Richmond, IN
- Mastered At – Sterling Sound
- Distributed By – Arista Records, Inc.
- Published By – Kamakazi Music Corp.
- Published By – Appoggiatura Music
- Published By – Camp Songs Music
- Producer [Produced By] – Barry Manilow, Ron Dante
A - Published By Kamakazi Music Corp. / Appoggiatura Music / Camp Songs Music BMI
B - Published By Kamakazi Music Corp. BMI
℗ 1978 Arista Records, Inc.
Exclusively Distributed By Arista Records, Inc. 1776 Broadway, New York, N.Y. 10019
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (A-Side Label): 2614 SL
- Matrix / Runout (B-Side Label): 2592-S
- Matrix / Runout (A-Side Runout Etching): 2614 SL-1-1-1 STERLING PRC
- Matrix / Runout (B-Side Runout Etching): 2592 S-2-1-11 STERLING PRC
- Matrix / Runout (A-Side Runout Etching, Variant 1): 2614 SL-1-1-1 STERLING PRC
- Matrix / Runout (B-Side Runout Etching, Variant 1): 2592 S-2-1-1 STERLING PRC
- Rights Society: BMI
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