"They All Asked for You" as written by and Neville Modeliste....
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



I went on up to the Audubon Zoo
And they only asked for you
They all asked for you
Well, even inquired about you

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

Chorus:
Bom-bom-bom, bom-bom
Ba-de-ba, da-bom-bom
Bom-bom
Ba-de-da-bom-bom-bom

*- - - weiner's 'n gumbo'
*- - -

Bom-bom-bom-bom
Bom-ba-de-ba, bom-bom-bom
Bom-bom
Ba-de-ba-dom-bom-bom

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

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

Bom-bom-bom-bom
Bom-ba-de-ba, bom-bom-bom
Bom-bom
Ba-de-da-bom-bom-bom

'Red beans'

'Pig lips'

Bom-bom-bom-bom
Bom-ba-de-ba, bom-bom-bom
Bom-bom
Ba-de-ba-dom-bom-bom

Background chorus:

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

'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'

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

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

'Come on home!'

Bom-bom-bom-bom
Bom-ba-de-ba, dom-bom-bom
Bom-bom
Ba-de-ba-bom-bom-bom

~
* ad lib lines, food



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