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The Guess Who

American Woman

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“American Woman” is a song by Canadian rock band The Guess Who, first released in February 1970 on the album of the same name and later in March as a single, The song has been covered by many rock artists, including Lenny Kravitz, Krokus, and The Butthole Surfers. It was also featured in Sam Mendes’s movie American Beauty. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Bye-bye ... You know I’m gonna leave ... Gonna leave you, woman

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Most votes come from Spain, Greece, Argentina, Germany, United States, France, Reserved, Netherlands, Czech Republic, and Italy.


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