Billy Strayhorn

You must take the “A” train
To go to Sugar Hill, way up in Harlem
If you miss the “A” train
You’ll find you missed the quickest way to Harlem
Hurry, get on, now it’s coming
Listen to those rails a-thrumming all aboard
Get on the “A” train
Soon you will be on Sugar Hill in Harlem

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  1. shinichi Post author

    Take The “A” Train

    by Billy Strayhorn

    You must take the “A” train
    To go to Sugar Hill, way up in Harlem
    If you miss the “A” train
    You’ll find you missed the quickest way to Harlem

    Hurry, get on, now it’s coming
    Listen to those rails a-thrumming all aboard
    Get on the “A” train
    Soon you will be on Sugar Hill in Harlem

    You must take the “A” train
    To go to Sugar Hill, way up in Harlem

    You must take the “A” train
    To go to Sugar Hill, way up in Harlem
    If you miss the “A” train
    You’ll miss the quickest way to Harlem

    Hurry, get on board, it’s comin’
    Listen to those rails a-thrumming all aboard
    Get on the “A” train
    Soon you will be on Sugar Hill in Harlem

    Harlem, boy
    Next stop is Harlem

    Next stop, Harlem
    Come on, get aboard the “A” train

    Get aboard
    Next stop is Harlem
    Take the “A” train

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