A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square – Nat King Cole Piano, Guitar, Ukulele Chord/Tab and Lyric
Artist: Nat King Cole
Album/Category: The Touch of Your Lips (1962)
There was m
And a n
I may be right, I may be wrong,
But I'm perfectly willing to swear
That when you turned and smiled at me
The streets of town were paved with stars,
It was such a romantic affair.
And as we kissed and said "Good-bye,"
A nightingale sang in Berkeley Square.
How strange it was, how sweet and strange;
There was never a dream to compare
With that hazy, crazy night we met
When a nightingale sang in Berkeley Square.
This heart of mine beat loud and fast,
Like a merry go round at the fair;
For we were dancing cheek to cheek
And a nightingale sang in Berkeley Squre.
When dawn came stealing up all gold and blue
To interrupt our rendezvous,
I still remember how you smiled and said,
"Was that a dream or was it true?"
Our homeward step was just as light
As the tap-dancing feet of Astaire,
And like an echo, far away,
I know '