Australian singles charts:
Waterloo Sunset entered the Kent charts on 10 June 1967 and peaked at #4. It was the #40 song on the Top 100 of 1967.
Written by Kinks lead singer Ray Davies, he called this “a romantic, lyrical song about my older sister’s generation.”
Waterloo Bridge is in London, and the lyrics are about a guy looking out of a window at two lovers meeting at Waterloo Station. Davies used to cross Waterloo Bridge every day when he was a student at Croydon Art School.
Read more: www.songfacts.com/facts/the-kinks/waterloo-sunset
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