One of the hits from the soundtrack of the 1978 movie "Grease", with John Travolta. The song is talking about cars, talking about girls, and mixing girls and cars to the point that you never really know if they are talking about cars or girls. There is a lot of sexual innuendo too, not suitable for children, so some things are unexplained. It is, nevertheless, the most famous song from the film, together with You're The One That I Want, and it is still played on the radio and discos now and then.
You can sing along to one of the biggest hits in musical movie history, a huge international hit from the late 70's echoing even today. It was the most popular song of the very successful track in "Grease". By John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John
You can watch the original song without subtitles here:
You're the One that I Want.
The most famous song from one of the most famous musicals ever, West Side Story, from 1961, based on the story of Romeo and Juliet adapted to "modern" times in the America of the 50's. Sang by Richard Beymer.
In this song, our modern Romeo, Tony, from the white American gang of the Jets, falls in love with Maria, a girl whose brother belongs to the Puertorican gang of the Sharks.
This song was so popular than thousands of girls all over the world, specially in the States, received this Spanish name, Maria, after our modern Juliet heroine.
This is the song that plays during the end credits of the movie The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, the second in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" continues the adventure of the title character Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) as he journeys with the Wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellen) and thirteen Dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) on an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor. Watch trailer here.
Director Peter Jackson and his co-producer wife Fran Walsh chose to Sheeran to write and perform the tune following the advice of their daughter. "'I See Fire' is Ed's emotional response to the film," said Jackson. "It's perfect."
John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John had a huge international success with this song in the late 70's echoing even today. It was the most popular song of the very successful track in "Grease", a classic among musical movies. Don't you just feel the urge to at least shake your body a bit while listening to it?
You have a fantastic singalong video here if you want to sing along with them all:
You're the One that I Want -singalong.