[Roxie] The name on everybody's lips Is gonna be Roxie The lady rakin' in the chips Is gonna be Roxie
I'm gonna be a celebrity That means somebody eveyone knows They're gonna recognize my eyes My hair, my teeth, my b***s, my nose
From just some dumb mechanic's wife I'm gonna be Roxie Who says that murders not an art?
And who in case she doesn't hang Can say she started with a bang? Foxy Roxie Hart!
[Roxie (spoken)] You wanna know something? I always wanted to be in Vaudeville. And now that I'm a celebrity, I'm Gonna have me a swell act, too. Yeah, I'll get a boy To work with- someone who can lift me up, show me off- Oh hell, I'll get two boys. It'll frame me better. Think "BIG", Roxie, think "BIG." I'm gonna get a whole bunch of boys.
The name on everybody's lips Is gonna be
[Roxie] The lady rakin' in the chips is gonna be
[Boys] Roxie. She's gonna be a celebrity
[Roxie] That means somebody everyone knows
[Boys] They're gonna recognize her eyes Her hair. Her teeth...
[Roxie] ... My b***s, my nose From just some dumb mechanic's wife I'm gonna be Sing it!
[Roxie] Who says that murder's not an art?
[Boys] And who in case she doesn't hang
[Roxie] Can say she started With a bang?
[Roxie and boys] Foxy Roxie Hart
[Boys] They're gonna wait outside in line To get to see Roxie
[Roxie] Think of those autographs I'll sign "Good luck to you, Roxie"
And I'll appear in Lavaliere That goes all the way down to my waist
[Boys] Here a ring, there a ring Everywhere a ring a ling
[Roxie] But always in the best of taste Oooh I'm a star.
[Boys] And the audience loves her.
[Roxie (spoken)] And I love the audience. And the audience loves me For loving them. And I love them for lving me. And We jus tlove each other. That's because none of us Got any love in our childhood.
[Boys (spoken)] That's right.
[Roxie (spoken)] And that's show biz, Kid.
[Boys] Oh yeah.
She's giving up here humdrum life
[Roxie] I'm gonna be
[Boys] Roxie. She made a scandal and a start.
[Roxie] And Sophie Tucker will s**t, I know To see her name get billed below