Yesterday on Facebook and Twitter, we asked you for your favourite house music lyrics of all-time are, and the response was phenomenal... From over 600 responses, we've picked out 25 of our personal favourites, including some all-time classics and modern day anthems.
Listen to them all on our Best House & Club Tracks HERE!
KINGS OF TOMORROW - FINALLY (FEAT. JULIE MCKNIGHT)
"Time marches on never ending, Time keeps its own time, Here we stand at beginning, And then goes passing us by, And I, I, I can dream for us all, I hope I'm in a better state, When here and now crumbles and falls And you, you, you who make worlds collide"
Chosen by: Stephen Evans
FINGERS INC. - CAN YOU FEEL IT (FEAT. CHUCK ROBERTS)
"In the beginning there was Jack And Jack had a groove. And from this groove came the grooves of all grooves And while one day vicously throwing down on his box Jack boldly declared, let there be house. And house music was born!"
Chosen by: Stuart Shaw
JOE SMOOTH - PROMISED LAND
"Brothers, Sisters One Day we will be free From Fighting, Violence, People Crying in the Streets
Were the angels from above Falling down and spread their wings like doves As we walk, hand and hand, Sisters, brothers We'll make it to the promised land"
Chosen by: Daniel Back
CELEDA - MUSIC IS THE ANSWER (DANNY TENAGLIA'S TOURISM MIX)
"Music is the answer, to your problems. Keep on moving, then you can solve them."
Chosen by: Axel Monthé
HOT NATURED - BENEDICTION
"Hey! Feel it coming on I waited for so long! Feel it come my way Each and every day By the time I put on my shoes Already have the groove Benediction in the morning time Everybody riding on"
Chosen by: @DTR90MFC
STERLING VOID & PARIS BRIGHTLEDGE - IT'S ALL RIGHT
"Generations will come & go But there's one thing for sure Music is our life's foundation And shall succeed all the nations to come I hope it's gonna be alright 'Cause the music plays forever For it goes on & on & on & on..."
Chosen by: Tommie Sunshine
MASTERS AT WORK - TO BE IN LOVE (FEAT. INDIA)
"To be in love with you is everything Every day is a new way Every night is still with fun and play Every time you're near, my heart just skips a beat I'm falling more in love with you I am falling more in love with you To be in love with you is everything To be in love is everything Loving you is a desire Loving you has set my soul on fire Every time you're near, you sweep me off my feet I'm falling more in love with you I'm falling more in love with you You You You …..”
Chosen by: Matthew Thomas
STORM QUEEN - LOOK RIGHT THROUGH
"I'm quite sure That you never knew All the pain that I've been through Even this morning Looked outside my door For your letter on the floor Seven long years Of moving through the streets Letting people in But they don't talk to me They look right through.”
Chosen by: Andy Daniell & Sam Divine
LUKE SOLOMON - LIGHT YOU UP (FEAT. QUEEN ROSE & AMY DOUGLAS)
"There are millions of beautiful souls in this world, Music reaches us all making us feel good It's a non-lethal weapon that heals wounded hearts It's a gender neutral religious tongue that bridges gaps Eliminates political divides Overcomes racial barriers It feeds our spirits Bringing people from all walks of life Together as one"
Chosen by: Adrienne Bookbinder
MINISTERS DE LA FUNK - BELIEVE (FEAT. JOCELYN BROWN)
"To be what you wanna be To go where you need to go in life To do the things you need to do for yourself All you’ve gotta do... all you’ve gotta do is... Believe Just hold on... and Believe in yourself... Just hold on... everything will be alright…"
Chosen by: Sittipan Chalenglekha
JON CUTLER - IT'S YOURS (FEAT. E-MAN) (DISTANT MUSIC MIX)
"In a quest for peace, energy and light. If you were to find this temple, Do you have the knowledge to enter the temple? Do you want it? And if you had it, would you flaunt it? Well It's yours!"
Chosen by: Spencer Casey
DAFT PUNK - AROUND THE WORLD
"Around the world, around the world, around the world, around the world, around the world, around the world, around the world, around the world, around the world, around the world, around the world, around the world, around the world, around the world."
Chosen by: Andy Daniell
LOUIE VEGA - DIAMOND LIFE (FEAT. JULIE MCKNIGHT)
"She sits alone in a smoke filled café, Watching the world go by She's all of 18, She got looks that tells the truth when she lies She said she's all your dreams are made of and everything you'll never understand And since you lost, you can't step inside and stay awhile"
Chosen by: Anton Powers
INNER CITY - PENNIES FROM HEAVEN
"It's so special, lend me your helping hand Lets make the peace right, sisters and brothers. Reach out a hand, touch each and everyone Caring to share, pennies from heaven."
Chosen by: Mark Duckett
KIM ENGLISH - NITE LIFE
"Everybody’s searchin' for a place where they belong. Well I found a place where I can do no wrong. Everybody’s loving me for being me, I never thought that I could feel so free!!!"
Chosen by: Matt Clover
CECE ROGERS - SOMEDAY
"Free from the pressure and the prejudice We can change it all with tenderness There’ll be no void between black and white We’ll be able to walk the streets at night I won’t be fooled while someone dies of starvation The whole world will be my nation We will walk hand in hand I’ll go to South Africa and be called a man someday"
Chosen by: Terry Farley
EDDIE AMADOR - HOUSE MUSIC
"Not everyone understands house music; it's a spiritual thing, a body thing, a soul thing."
Chosen by: Matt Stewart
THE FOG - BEEN A LONG TIME
"Been a long time Since you looked into my eyes Been a long time Since you haven't heard my cry Been a long time Baby don't say goodbye Been a long time Been a long time Is it true You don't remember me baby Is it true That you don't really want me baby Is it true That you found another baby Is it true Oh tell me is it true?"
Chosen by: Sarah-Jane Rosie Middleton
ROLAND CLARK - THE FIRST TIME
“The first time I met house it was a moonlit night, it was destined to be, it was love at first sight. The first time I met House I was lost in space, you see, I came here alone, but she made me feel right at home…”
Chosen by: Lucy Welford
BLACK MOTION - RAINBOW (FEAT. XOLI)
"I see my name in shining light Somewhere in the sky I’m following the shooting star And that is where you are I’m following the rainbow And that is where I’ll find you I’m following the rainbow And that is where I’ll find your love"
Chosen by: Juan Gustafo Gonzalez
ALY-US - FOLLOW ME
"I'm hoping to see the day When my people Can all relate We must stop fighting To achieve the peace That was born in our country We shall all be free Follow me Why don't you follow me To a place Where we can be free Come with me Over there An interracial hatred And there's love to share Can you feel it It's in…"
Chosen by: Jarmel Doss
CAJMERE - BRIGHTER DAYS (FEAT. DAJAE)
"I'm feeling so blue I need a place to run and hide Relax a while and clear my mind and dream of brighter days..."
Chosen by: Kerry Hill
FINN - SOMETIMES THE GOING GETS A LITTLE TOUGH
"Sometimes the going gets a little tough. It's seems our best ain't good enough. But when his hope is gone and life gets him down. That's when he'll say he needs you around."
Chosen by: Luis Mùnoz
ARMAND VAN HELDEN - U DON'T KNOW ME (FEAT. DUANE HARDEN)
"You don't even know me You say that I'm not livin' right You don't understand me So why do you judge my life"
Chosen by: Johnny Canavan
MODJO - LADY (HEAR ME TONIGHT)
"Lady Hear me tonight Cause my feeling Is just so right As we dance By the moonlight Can't you see You're my delight Lady I just feel like I won't get you Out of my mind I feel loved For the first time And I know that it's true I can tell by the look in your eyes"
Chosen by: Elhassane Belrhali
All of these tracks have been added to our Best House & Club Tracks playlist - check it out...