...well it's actually Virgin Atlantic Flight VS001, but I'll be on it.
Off the top of my head, a few songs about or from the City Which Never Sleeps...
- Rhapsody In Blue: George Gershwin (see below)
- Take The "A" Train: Duke Ellington & Ella Fitzgerald
- Walk On The Wild Side: Lou Reed
- Life During Wartime: Talking Heads
- Hanging On The Telephone: Blondie
- 12:51: The Strokes
- Spanish Harlem: Aretha Franklin
- Say It Loud, I'm Black And I'm Proud: James Brown
- Fight The Power: Public Enemy
- New Amsterdam: Elvis Costello
- American Tune: Paul Simon
- Living It Up: Rickie Lee Jones
- New York State Of Mind: Billy Joel
- Hey Manhattan: Prefab Sprout
See you on East 17th Street...