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"Walk On By"
Dionne Warwick
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The B-side that became a classic, "Walk On By" was recorded for Dionne Warwick's third Bacharach and David song collection, Make Way For Dionne Warwick. The song tells the story of someone pleading with her ex-lover to leave her alone.
Dionne Warwick
Song facts
Composer  Bacharach & David
Genre  Easy Listening / Pop
Album  Make Way For Dionne Warwick
Year of Release  1964
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The Stranglers
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Dionne Warwick
40%
The Beach Boys
5%
Gabrielle
5%
Isaac Hayes
7%
The Stranglers
43%

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