Green Eyes (Aquellos Ojos Verdes)
"Green Eyes" is a popular song, originally written in Spanish under the title "Aquellos Ojos Verdes" ("Those Green Eyes") by Adolfo Utrera and Nilo Menéndez, 1929. The English translation was made by Eddie Rivera and Eddie Woods in 1931.
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... The version written for English audiences varies from the Spanish ... The Big Band version typically had a male voice singing these words, followed by a female voice singing the same words, with the exception of the last line ...
Famous quotes containing the words green and/or eyes:
“Who are the violets now
That strew the green lap of the new-come spring?”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“To make a final conquest of all me,
Love did compose so sweet an enemy,
In whom both beauties to my death agree,
Joining themselves in fatal harmony;
That while she with her eyes my heart does bind,
She with her voice might captivate my mind.”
—Andrew Marvell (16211678)