Gershwin Prize

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Tegan Marie | Smokey Robinson: The Gershwin Prize

Tegan Marie performs as a tribute to Smokey Robinson, recipient of the Gershwin Prize.

AIRED: February 10, 2017 | 0:03:03
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(big band music) (audience applauding)

♪ Nothing you could say could tear me away from my guy

♪ Nothing you could do 'cause I'm stuck like glue to my guy

♪ I'm sticking to my guy like a stamp to a letter

♪ Like birds to a feather we stick together

♪ I'm tellin' you from the start

♪ I can't be torn apart from my guy

♪ Nothing you could do could make me untrue to my guy

♪ My guy

♪ Nothing you could buy could make me tell a lie to my guy

♪ My guy, my guy, my guy

♪ I gave my guy my word of honor

♪ To be faithful, and I'm gonna

♪ You best be believing I won't be deceiving my guy

♪ As a matter of opinion I think he's tops

♪ My opinion is he's the cream of the crop

♪ As a matter of taste to be exact

♪ He's my ideal as a matter of fact

♪ No muscle-bound man's gonna take my hand from my guy

♪ My guy

♪ No handsome face could ever take the place of my guy

♪ My guy, my guy, my guy

♪ He may not be a movie star

♪ But when it comes to being happy, we are

♪ There's not a man today who could take me away from my guy

(big band music)

♪ No muscle-bound man's gonna take my hand from my guy

♪ My guy

♪ No handsome face could ever take the place of my guy

♪ My guy, my guy, my guy

♪ He may not be a movie star

♪ But when it comes to being happy, we are

♪ There's not a man today who could take me away from my guy

♪ What you say

♪ There's not a man today who can take me away from my guy

♪ Tell me more

♪ There's not a man today who can take me away from my guy

(audience applauding)

- Thank you, thank you Smokey.

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