Moonlight CocktailWords & Music by Kim Gannon & Lucky Roberts, 1941
Recorded by Glenn Miller, 1942 (#1 for 8 weeks)
G D7 G B7 Couple of jiggers of moonlight and add a star, A7 E7 A7 E7 G/B A7 Pour in the blue of a June night and one gui - tar, D9 Am7 D7 D9 Am7 D7 Mix in a couple of dreamers, and there you are: G Em7 Am7 D7 Lovers hail the Moonlight Cocktail. G D7 G B7 Now add a couple of flowers, a drop of dew, A7 E7 A7 E7 G/B A7 Stir for a couple of hours 'til dreams come true. D9 Am7 D7 D9 Am7 D7 Add to the number of kisses, it's up to you -- Am C A9 D7 G6 Moonlight Cocktail - need a few. Bridge: B7 F#m7 B7 Cool it in the summer breeze, F#m7 B7 Em B7 Em Serve it in the starlight underneath the trees. A7 Em7 A7 You'll discover tricks like these Em7 A7 D7 Are sure to make your Moonlight Cocktail please. G D7 G B7 Follow the simple directions and they will bring A7 E7 A7 E7 G/B A7 Life of another complexion where you'll be king. D9 Am7 D7 D9 Am7 D7 You will awake in the morning and start to sing -- Am C A9 D7 G Moonlight Cocktails are the thing.