Me And Mrs Jones. In the song, the two meet in secret "every day at the same cafe", where they hold hands and talk. Album Degrees of Billy Paul. Jones is a song by Billy Paul from his fourth album Degrees of Billy Paul The song is about a man having an extramarital affair with a woman named Mrs.
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Album Degrees of Billy Paul. Due to his break-up with then-girlfriend Emily Blunt shortly before the release of the single, the release was cancelled, the physical single pulled, and little or no promotion for the song was undertaken.
Retrieved April 1, In the song, the two meet in secret "every day at the same cafe", where they hold hands and talk.
Me and Mrs. Jones
Kenny Gamble explained to National Public Radio in that he and Huff got the idea for the song from trips to a little bar downstairs in the Schubert Building, which was where their record company was located. Some scenes show a brunette woman, representing "Mrs. The single became Paul's only 1 bil,y on the U. New Zealand Listener .
It also hit 10 on the Adult Contemporary chart.
Billboard Hotpeaking at that position for three weeks in December Cover By Me And Mrs. Thus, "Me and Mrs. The radio edit versions were shorter, omitting the second verse, as well as shortening the coda.
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For the Johnny Mathis album, see Me and Mrs. Swiss Music Charts [ citation needed ].
Release Date October 1, Retrieved December 3, Jones We got a thing going on We both know that it's wrong But it's much too strong To let it go now [Verse 3] Well, it's time for us to be leaving It hurts so much, it hurts so much inside Now she'll go her way And I'll go mine But tomorrow we'll meet the same place The same time [Hook] Me and Mrs, Mrs.
What have the artists said about the song? The video was jonws by Sean Turrell.
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US Adult Contemporary Billboard . Jones We got a thing going on [Outro] We gotta be extra careful We can't afford to build our hopes up too high I wanna meet and talk to you At the same place, the same cafe, the same time And we're gonna hold hands like we used to We gonna talk it over, talk it over We know, they know And you know and I know it was wrong But I'm thinking strong We gotta let 'em know now That we got a thing going on, a thing going on.