"Another Saturday Night" as written by and Sam Cooke....
Another Saturday night and I ain't got nobody
I got some money 'cause I just got paid
Now, how I wish I had someone to talk to
I'm in an awful way, dig this!

I got in town a month ago, I seen a lotta girls since then
If I could meet 'em I could get 'em but as yet I haven't met 'em
That's why I'm in the shape I'm in

Here another Saturday night and I ain't got nobody
I got some money 'cause I just got paid
Now, how I wish I had someone to talk to
I'm in an awful way

Now, another fella told me he had a sister who looked just fine
Instead of being my deliverance, she had a strange resemblance
To a cat named Frankenstein

Here, another Saturday night and I ain't got nobody
I got some money 'cause I just got paid
Now, how I wish I had some chick to talk to
I'm in an awful way

Here it is, another weekend and I ain't got nobody
Man, if I was back home I'd be swinging
Two chicks on my arm
Aww, yeah
Listen to me, huh

It's hard on a fella, when he don't know his way around
If I don't find me a honey to help me spend my money
I'm gonna have to blow this town

Here it's another Saturday night and I ain't got nobody
I got some money 'cause I just got paid
Now, how I wish I had some chick to talk to
I'm in an awful-

Everybody sing, another Saturday night and I ain't got nobody
I got some money 'cause I just got paid
Now, ow I wish I had some chick to talk to
I'm in an awful-

One more time, another Saturday night and I ain't got nobody
I got some money 'cause I just got paid
How I wish I had some chick to talk to
I'm in an awful way

Sounding mighty good, another Saturday night


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"Another Saturday Night" as written by Sam Cooke

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  • +1
    General Commentdefinitely. A really sad, lonely song delivered beautifully.
    Mathews12on August 09, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentWhat a great song.
    CaseyWildroseon June 03, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Comment"Instead of being my deliverance, she had a strong resemblance to a
    Cat named Frankenstein "
    best line ever ahah
    shakelly_blackmouthon April 25, 2009   Link
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    General CommentI like how when the backup singers say "someone" in the chorus, he keeps saying "some chick" instead.

    Also the word "deliverance" seems like an element of Sam's early gospel days, which makes the "Frankenstein" line that much funnier
    chowfun18on June 23, 2009   Link
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    General CommentTo a modern ear this is quite misogynistic - "find me a honey to help me spend my money", "If I could meet [girls[ I could get 'em", "if I was back home I'd be swinging
    Two chicks on my arm" and the Frankenstein line. But it sounds good.
    JackofHeartson August 08, 2016   Link

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