Rockin' Dopsie, Jr. They All Asked for You cover

They All Asked for You
by Rockin' Dopsie, Jr.
Lyrics and Meaning


Released
Feb 26, 2008
Genre
Jazz
Ratings


They All Asked for You Lyrics

Song Meaning
Verse 1
They All Asked For You 3:40
(J. Modeliste, A. Neville, C. Neville
L. Nocentelli, J. Porter)
Rockin' Dopsie Jr. & The Zydeco Twisters
Album: Super Mardi Gras- MG 1045 (1999)Metairie, LA.
Transcriber: Awcantor@aol.com
Verse 2
Verse 3
I went on up to the Audubon Zoo
And they only asked for you
They all asked for you
Well, even inquired about you
Verse 4
I went on up to the Audu'mon Zoo
And they all asked for you
The monkey's asked
The tiger's asked
And the elephant asked f'you, too
Verse 5
Chorus:
Bom-bom-bom, bom-bom
Ba-de-ba, da-bom-bom
Bom-bom
Ba-de-da-bom-bom-bom
Verse 6
*- - - weiner's 'n gumbo'
*- - -
Verse 7
Bom-bom-bom-bom
Bom-ba-de-ba, bom-bom-bom
Bom-bom
Ba-de-ba-dom-bom-bom
Verse 8
I went on down
To the deep blue sea
And they only asked for you
I say, they all asked for you
Well, even inquired about ya
Verse 9
I went on down
To the deep blue sea
And they all asked for you
The dolphins asked
The whales asked
And the shark asked for you, too
Verse 10
Bom-bom-bom-bom
Bom-ba-de-ba, bom-bom-bom
Bom-bom
Ba-de-da-bom-bom-bom
Verse 11
'Red beans'
Verse 12
'Pig lips'
Verse 13
Bom-bom-bom-bom
Bom-ba-de-ba, bom-bom-bom
Bom-bom
Ba-de-ba-dom-bom-bom
Verse 14
Background chorus:
Verse 15
They all asked for you
'Yo mama'
They all asked for you
'Yo brother'
Everybody there
'Sister'
Wanna know where
'Cousin'
They all asked for you
Verse 16
'You know what?'
They all asked for you
'Yo gramma'
They all asked for you
'Yo grampa'
Everybody there
'Your niece'
Wanna know where
'Nephew'
They all asked for you
'Yo neighbor'
Verse 17
They all asked for you
'The police'
They all asked for you
'The teacher ask for you'
Everybody there
'Joe'
Wanna know where
'Sue'
They all asked for you
Scubbely, boobely, doobely
Verse 18
They all asked for you
'Big Frannie Mae'
They all asked for you
'My friend, Rudy'
Everybody there
'Johnny'
Wanna know where
They all asked for you
Verse 19
'Come on home!'
Verse 20
Bom-bom-bom-bom
Bom-ba-de-ba, dom-bom-bom
Bom-bom
Ba-de-ba-bom-bom-bom
Verse 21
~
* ad lib lines, food

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