Gershwin Prize

S2016 E1 | CLIP

CeeLo Green | Smokey Robinson: The Gershwin Prize

CeeLo Green performs as a tribute to Smokey Robinson, recipient of the Gershwin Prize.

AIRED: February 10, 2017 | 0:02:59
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TRANSCRIPT

(upbeat music)

♪ Gotta smile so bright

♪ You know you could have been a candle

♪ Holding you so tight

♪ You know you could have been a handle

♪ The way you swept me off my feet

♪ You know you could have been a broom

♪ The way you smell so sweet

♪ You know you could have been some perfume

♪ Well you could have been anything that you wanted to

♪ And I can tell the way you do the things you do

♪ Oh baby

♪ As pretty as you are

♪ You know you could have been a flower

♪ If good looks were a minute

♪ You know you could have been a hour

♪ The way you stole my heart

♪ You know you could have been a cool crook

♪ And baby you're so smart

♪ You know you could have been a school book

♪ Well you could have been anything that you wanted to

♪ And I can tell, the way you do the things you do

♪ The way you do the things you do

(upbeat band music)

♪ You made my heart so rich

♪ You know you could have been some money

♪ Baby you're so sweet

♪ You could have been some honey

♪ Well you could have been anything that you wanted to

♪ And I can tell, the way you do the things you do

♪ Oh baby, you make me sweet

♪ Hey swept me off my feet

♪ Made my life complete

♪ Alright

♪ Hey hey now

♪ Say it now

♪ Oh the way you do the things you do

(upbeat music)

(audience applause)

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