Skid Row Downtown , is the second song in the musical. The point of this song is to introduce the notion that Seymour and Audrey both aspire to leave Skid Row. The stage versions move at a swifter tempo than in the movie. The alternate version featured on the film 's soundtrack album includes an opening solo performed by Michelle Weeks Ronette - leading to persistent rumors that she dubbed Bertrice Reading in the film - and Canadian singer Donny Gerrard voices all of the incidental male characters. Sign In Don't have an account? Start a Wiki. Watch your language! The following lyrics may contain profanity and other offensive language.
Skid Row (Downtown)
Skid Row (Downtown) lyrics
Alarm goes off at seven and you start up-town. You put in your eight hours for the powers that have always been. Sing it child 'Til it's five-pm Downtown Where the folks are broke. You go Downtown Where your life's a joke.
Skid Row (Downtown) Listening Description
The first section begins with a character- Woman singing a solo piece at the beginning. Section four is the call and response between the skid row occupants and Audrey. The rhymes of words go and row are both single end rhymes. In section two, part two, the word where is repeated three times at the beginning of each sentence, making where an initial, identical rhyme. Section three begins with the word uptown, which is rhymed with uptown in the following sentence making the word uptown and initial, identical, double rhyme. Go and row complete the section with single end rhymes. Quo and row are single end rhymes and finish section six.
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