Papa I know you're going to be upset
'Cause I was always your little girl
But you should know by now
I'm not a baby

You always taught me right from wrong
I need your help, daddy please be strong
I may be young at heart
But I know what I'm saying

The one you warned be all about
The one you said I could do without
We're in an awful mess
And I don't mean maybe-please

Papa don't preach, I'm in trouble deep
Papa don't preach, I've been losing sleep
But I made up my mind, I'm keeping my baby
I'm gonna keep my baby,mmm....

He says that he's going to marry me
We can raise a little family
Maybe we'll be all right
It's a sacrifice

But my friends keep telling me to give it up
Saying I'm too young, I ought to live it up
What I need right now is some good advice, please

Papa don't preach, I'm in trouble deep
Papa don't preach, I've been losing sleep
But I made up my mind, I'm keeping my baby
I'm gonna keep my baby,mmm....

Daddy, daddy if you could only see
Just how good he's been treating me
You'd give it some blessing right now
'Cause we are in love
We are in love, so please

Papa don't preach, I'm in trouble deep
Papa don't preach, I've been losing sleep
But I made up my mind, I'm keeping my baby
I'm gonna keep my baby,mmm....


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    General Commentthis song is so great! kelly has a beautiful voice and a striking stage presence. i applaud this song, madonna's talent it difficult to live up to, but kelly has done a wonderful job.
    *DiOsA*on June 22, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis is a fucking awesome cover..i love the way it rocks out the old madonna song!
    incubus421on May 19, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentKelly Osbourne kicks ass! She sings really well, this cover song totally rocks. She should have a CD out.
    PunKStArr120on May 20, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThe Osbourns rule!!! Ozzy is the greatest,Sharon is a kick ass woman,Jack is kick ass,and Kelly is sweet!!! i would love to chill with them!!! I have not herd her cover yet,but im gonna download it asap!!!
    Nothingman3001on May 20, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentKelly Osbourne kicks ass! She sings really well, this cover song totally rocks. She should have a CD out.
    PunKStArr120on May 20, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI heard she sang this with incubus
    am i right cause i missed it.
    Someone please right back
    incubus_gigbutton May 21, 2002   Link
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    General Commenti heard that she did the demo with mike and jose (from incubus) but they didnt play on the studio version
    incubus421on May 23, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThat's cool, im gunna download the version
    with them if i can find it. thanks
    incubus_gigbutton May 24, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI love it!!
    USAngel20on May 30, 2002   Link
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    General Commentthis cover is so excellent...she should cover more songs...yay
    xglassjawxon May 30, 2002   Link

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