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First We Take Manhattan

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“First We Take Manhattan” is a song written by Leonard Cohen. It was originally recorded by Jennifer Warnes on her 1987 album Famous Blue Raincoat, which consisted entirely of songs written or co-written by Cohen. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ First we take Manhattan, then we take Berlin

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