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Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs, Dire Straits

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Dire Straits', "Calling Elvis"
The Song Lyrics:
Let me leave my number
Heartbreak hotel
Oh love me tender
Baby don't be cruel
Return to sender
Treat me like a fool
Song They Mention:
I guess this song mentions the most other songs of all. These are of course all Elvis' songs. The fantastic thing is that it even rhymes!
Submitted by: Knopfler fan
Dire Straits', "Romeo And Juliet"
The Song Lyrics:
Juliet says hey it's Romeo
You nearly gimme me a heart attack
He's underneath the window
She's singing hey la my boyfriend's back
Song They Mention:
"My Boyfriend's Back" by The Angels.
(Editor's note: It is not necessary to put a BR tag at the end of the last line, since there is nothing coming after it.)
Submitted by: amwoods
Dire Straits', "Sultans Of Swing"
The Song Lyrics:
You get a shiver in the dark
It's raining in the park but meantime
South of the river you stop and you hold everything
A band is blowing Dixie double four time
You feel alright when you hear that music ring
Song They Mention:
Dixie - American folk song attributed to Daniel Decatur Emmett
Submitted by: Tania WYEP
Dire Straits', "Walk of Life"
The Song Lyrics:
Here comes Johnny singin' oldies, goldies
Be bop a lula, baby, what'd I say
Here comes Johnny singin' I got a woman
Song They Mention:
"Be Bop a Lula" by Gene Vincent; and "What'd I Say" and "I Got a Woman," both by Ray Charles
Submitted by: crazydon
Dire Straits', "Wild West End"
The Song Lyrics:
And a gogo dancing yes I saw her
The deejay he say here's Mandy for ya
Song They Mention:
Mandy by Barry Manilow
Submitted by: Tania WYEP

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