Even Ray Charles, proud son of the south, loved New York. Here is New York's My Home from his one and only brilliant release on the Impulse label (1961), Genius + Soul = Jazz.
Special thanks to Any Major Dude for his recent post of NYC songs.
Listen to the version of "New York Is My Home" from Genius Hits The Road.
Listen all you New Yorkers
There's a rumour going around
That some of you good people
Want to leave this town
But you better consult me before you go (Why?)
Cos I've been in all these places
And I know