I've Got the Music in Me" is a pop song by The Kiki Dee Band, released in 1974. It was written in 1973 by Bias Boshell, Kiki Dee Band's keyboardist. The song entered the UK Singles Chart on 7 September 1974, reached number 19 and stayed in the chart for eight weeks. On the Billboard pop chart in the United States, "I've Got the Music in Me" peaked at number 12 on October 19, 1974. It is also the title of a Kiki Dee Band album released in 1974 and re-mastered and re-issued with bonus tracks in 2008.
Nice guitar and background vocals (including Cissy Houston, Whitney's mother), I also like the false ending about a minute before the end. The lyrics may not be poetry, but they fit the song really well. Reply Notify me 1 Helpful.
Ain& got no trouble in my life No foolish dream to make me cry I& never frightened or worried I know I& always get by. I heat up (I heat up) Cool down (cool down) When something gets In my way, I go round it Don& let life get me down Gonna take it the way that I found it. (CHORUS) I got the music in me I got the music in me I got the music in me, yeah I got the music in me I got the music in me I got the music in me. They say that life is a circle (circle) But that ain& the way that I& found it Gonna move in a straight line (ooh) Keeping my feet fi. .
Pauline Matthews (born 6 March 1947), better known by her stage name Kiki Dee, is an English singer born in Little Horton, Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire. Known for her blue-eyed soul vocals, she was the first female singer from the UK to sign with Motown's Tamla Records. Dee is best known for her 1974 hit "I've Got the Music in Me" and "Don't Go Breaking My Heart", her 1976 duet with Elton John, which went to Number 1 both in the UK Singles Chart and the US Billboard Hot 100 chart
Listen to music from Kiki Dee like I've Got the Music in Me, Amoureuse & more. Kiki Dee (born Pauline Matthews on 6 March 1947, in Little Horton, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England) is a highly successful singer/songwriter, with a career that has lasted over 40 years. Her most famous song was a duet with Elton John, entitled "Don't Go Breaking My Heart", which was released in 1976 and went to Number 1. Kiki Dee began singing with a local band in Bradford in the early 1960s. Her recording career began as a session singer.
Kiki's career within the music industry has been a unique and incredible ride, spanning four decades. She has covered all bases - from classic interpretations of Soul hits, to a repertoire of live and recorded material which includes eight UK Top 40 hits as well as masterful performances in major West End musicals. Despite widespread critical acclaim for her work in the '60s, commercial success remained elusive until 1973 when Kiki signed to Elton John's Rocket Records label. The anticipated commercial success materialized . Best album Kiki Dee made. The remastering is excellent here. The standout songs are "I've Got The Music In Me", "Do It Right" and "Little Frozen One".
Kiki Dee - Amoureuse (CD 1996). This is an easy listening album. Kiki Dee is a very accomplished and some say under-rated female vocalist.
Kiki Dee. Album: Amoureuse.