Hungry Eyes Lyrics

hungry eyes lyrics - eric carmen
hungry eyes lyrics – eric carmen

Hungry Eyes is a popular song by American singer and songwriter Eric Carmen.

The song was released in 1987 and became a huge hit, reaching number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.

It was also featured in the movie “Dirty Dancing” and became an iconic part of the film’s soundtrack.

The song’s catchy melody, powerful vocals, and romantic lyrics have made it a beloved classic that continues to be played and enjoyed by audiences around the world.

Eric Carmen Hungry Eyes Lyrics

Verse 1

I’ve been meaning to tell you
I’ve got this feeling that won’t subside
I look at you and I fantasize
You’re mine tonight!

Pre-Chorus

Now, I’ve got you in my sights!
With these

Chorus

Hungry eyes
One look at you and I can’t disguise, I’ve got
Hungry eyes
I feel the magic between you and I

Verse 2

I wanna hold you
So, hear me out!
I wanna show you what love’s all about
Darling, tonight!

Pre-Chorus

Now, I’ve got you in my sights!
With these

Chorus

Hungry eyes
One look at you and I can’t disguise, I’ve got
Hungry eyes
I feel the magic between you and I, I’ve got
Hungry eyes
Now, I’ve got you
In my sights!
With the hungry eyes
Now, did I take you
By surprise?

Bridge

I need you to see
This love was meant to be

Chorus

I’ve got hungry eyes
One look at you and I can’t disguise, I’ve got
Hungry eyes
I feel the magic between you and I, I’ve got
Hungry eyes
Now, I’ve got you
In my sights!
With the hungry eyes
Now, did I take you
By surprise?
With my hungry eyes
I’ve got hungry eyes
Now, I’ve got you
In my sights!
With my hungry eyes
Got you in my sights!
Hungry eyes

Facts About Hungry Eyes Lyrics

FactDescription
Song Title“Hungry Eyes”
ArtistEric Carmen
Released1987
Album“The Best of Eric Carmen”
GenrePop Rock
Songwriter(s)Franke Previte, John DeNicola
ProducerEric Carmen
Chart PerformanceReached number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart
Soundtrack InclusionFeatured in the 1987 film “Dirty Dancing”
Soundtrack PerformanceWon the 1988 Academy Award for Best Original Song
Music VideoDirected by Mark Robinson
Length4:06
LabelRCA Records
Musical CharacteristicsCatchy melody, strong vocals, romantic lyrics
LegacyConsidered a classic and continues to be played and enjoyed by audiences around the world
Covers and AdaptationsCovered by various artists, including Barry Manilow and John Schneider; adapted for stage productions of “Dirty Dancing”
AwardsAcademy Award for Best Original Song, ASCAP Film and Television Music Award for Most Performed Songs from Motion Pictures

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