9 to 5 – dolly parton. 9 To 5 Lyrics

9 To 5 Lyrics

9 to 5 – dolly parton

It also won the People's Choice Award for Favorite Motion Picture Song. It's well Directed by Colin Higgins who had previously Written and Directed the equally enjoyable Chevy Chase-Goldie Hawn Crime Comedy 'Foul Play'. The song—and film—owe their titles to , an organization founded in 1973 with the aim of bringing about fair pay and equal treatment for women in the workplace. It's a rich man's game no what they call it And you your life puttin' in his wallet Dolly Rebecca Parton born January 19, 1946 is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, actress, author, and philanthropist, best known for her work in country music. This song won the 1981 Grammys for Best Country Song and Best Country Vocal Performance, Female; it also received a Grammy nomination for Best Album Of Original Score Written For A Motion Picture Or Television Special and received Oscar and Golden Globe nominations. Meet Franklin Hart Dabney Coleman.

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9 to 5 by Dolly Parton

9 to 5 – dolly parton

The song has a jaunty tone that fits the movie, but the lyrics ring true for many women: They just use your mind and they never give you credit It's enough to drive you crazy if you let it Parton was more than qualified to write these lines, having conquered the male-dominated world of country music with extraordinary tact and ambition. I know it's a 'chick-flick' but I can't help but like this 1980 Comedy about 3 women played by Jane Fonda,Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton who also sang the titlesong who work as secretary's for a mean,horrible,sexist pig a tailor made role for Dabney Coleman who decide enough is enough and so plan their revenge. I wonder if Dolly remembered that tune and built a song around it. The song was certified Gold in February 19, 1981, indicating shipment 500,000 of physical copies. The song was accompanied by a music video that featured footage of Parton and her band performing, intercut with clips from the film.

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9 To 5 Lyrics

9 to 5 – dolly parton

When the metoo uprising took shape, it became a touchstone to measure progress - women were still earning considerably less than men and dealing with an often criminal level of disrespect. The film which was Parton's acting debut starred Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Parton, and Dabney Coleman and dealt with life in an American office, where the workday was 9 a. The song was accompanied by a music video that featured footage of Parton and her band performing, intercut with clips from the film. . Tumble outta bed and I stumble to the kitchen Pour myself a cup of ambition And yawnin', stretchin', try to come to life Jump in the shower and the blood starts pumpin' Out on the streets, the traffic starts jumpin' With folks like me on the job from 9 to 5 Workin' 9 to 5, what a way to make a livin' Barely gettin' by, it's all takin' and no givin' They just use your mind and they never give you credit It's enough to drive you crazy if you let it 9 to 5, for service and devotion You would think that I would deserve a fair promotion Want to move ahead but the boss won't seem to let me I swear sometimes that man is out to get me They let your dream, just watch 'em shatter You're just a step on the boss man's ladder But you got dreams he'll never take away In the same boat with a lot of your friends Waitin' for the day your ship 'll come in And the tide's gonna turn an' it's all gonna roll you away Workin' 9 to 5 what a way to make a livin' Barely gettin' by, it's all takin' and no givin' They just use your mind and you never get the credit It's enough to drive you crazy if you let it 9 to 5, yeah, they got you where they want you There's a better life and you think about it, don't you? Although the Parton recording only reached No.

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9 to 5 (Dolly Parton song)

9 to 5 – dolly parton

Definitely puts a smile on everyone's face when it plays. She wrote the song while the movie was filming. In February 1981, it went to number one on both the and the chart, respectively. Tumble outta bed And I stumble to the kitchen Pour myself a cup of ambition And yawn and stretch And try to come to life Jump in the shower And the blood starts pumpin' Out on the street The traffic starts jumpin' The folks like me on the job from 9 to 5 Workin' 9 to 5, What a way to make a livin' Barely gettin' by It's all takin' and no givin' They just use your mind And they never give you credit It's enough to drive you crazy If you let it 9 to 5, for service and devotion You would think that I Would deserve a fair promotion Want to move ahead But the boss won't seem to let me I swear sometimes that man is out to get me They let you dream Just to watch 'em shatter You're just a step On the boss-man's ladder But you got dreams He'll never take away You're in the same boat With a lot of your friends Waitin' for the day your ship'll come in 'N' the tide's gonna turn And it's all gonna roll your way Workin' 9 to 5 What a way to make a livin' Barely gettin' by It's all takin' and no givin' They just use your mind And you never get the credit It's enough to drive you crazy If you let it 9 to 5, yeah They got you where they want you There's a better life And you think about it, don't you? While Parton's song features a working woman, Easton's song features a passive woman waiting around at home all day. It was done for laughs, which was the only way it could reach a mass audience, but still made a strong statement, with three female leads taking on their stereotypically disparaging boss. Tumble bed and I to the kitchen Pour a cup of ambition Yawn and and try to come to alive Jump in the and the starts pumpin' Out on the the starts jumpin' With like me on the job from 9 to 5 Workin' 9 to 5, what a way to make a livin' Barely gettin' by, it's all takin' and no givin' They just use your mind and they give you credit It's to you if you let it 9 to 5, for and devotion You think that I deserve a fat promotion Want to move but the boss won't seem to let me I sometimes that man is out to get me! Paul McCartney, who was the musical guest on the show, appears in the short doing a very random, tiny harmonica solo.

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9 to 5 (Dolly Parton song)

9 to 5 – dolly parton

In 2017 British singer covered the song on his album. Top 40 hits: The Essential Chart Guide. In 2009, the franchise was revived with a Broadway musical that opened and closed with ensemble renditions of the song. For a time, the song became something of an anthem for office workers in the U. Easton's single reached the number one spot on the Chart three months after Parton's song left that spot. When Easton's song was released in the U.

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9 to 5 by Dolly Parton

9 to 5 – dolly parton

She even played her fingernails as part of the percussion sound when she recorded the track. In the initial scenes, the title character played by goes through a montage of mercenary missions with the song playing in the background. This was the sound of a typewriter, which was the tool of the trade for secretaries in 1980. Parton has stated in a number of interviews that when she wrote the song, she devised the clacking typewriter rhythm by running her back and forth against one another. Scroll through the page-list below until year 2019 to obtain certification. The song was released as a single in November 1980. Select singles in the Format field.

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