Adapted from Choclo, an Argentine tango, this steamy I-must-have-your-kiss-although-it-dooms-me song was #1 for seven weeks and on the charts all summer for Georgia Gibbs. It was also a top-ten hit for Tony Martin. The Toni Arden version was #14 on the charts and remained for 8 weeks.
Quintessential Fifties lyric:
"I know that I must have your kiss although it dooms meó though it consumes me, your kiss of fire