"Under the Sea" as written by Sonny Curtis, Snuff Garrett and Glen D Hardin....
The seaweed is always greener
In somebody else's lake
You dream about going up there
But that is a big mistake
Just look at the world around you
Right here on the ocean floor
Such wonderful things surround you
What more is you lookin' for?

Under the sea
Under the sea
Darling it's better
Down where it's wetter
Take it from me
Up on the shore they work all day
Out in the sun they slave away
While we devotin'
Full time to floatin'
Under the sea

Down here all the fish is happy
As off through the waves they roll
The fish on the land ain't happy
They sad 'cause they in their bowl
But fish in the bowl is lucky
They in for a worser fate
One day when the boss get hungry
Guess who's gon' be on the plate?

Under the sea
Under the sea
Nobody beat us
Fry us and eat us
In fricassee
We what the land folks loves to cook
Under the sea we off the hook
We got no troubles
Life is the bubbles
Under the sea (Under the sea)
Under the sea (Under the sea)

Since life is sweet here
We got the beat here
Naturally (Naturally)
Even the sturgeon an' the ray
They get the urge 'n' start to play
We got the spirit
You got to hear it
Under the sea

The newt play the flute
The carp play the harp
The plaice play the bass
And they soundin' sharp
The bass play the brass
The chub play the tub
The fluke is the duke of soul
(Yeah)
The ray he can play
The lings on the strings
The trout rockin' out
The blackfish she sings
The smelt and the sprat
They know where it's at
An' oh that blowfish blow

Yeah, under the sea (Under the sea)
Under the sea (Under the sea)
When the sardine
Begin the beguine
It's music to me (It's music to me)
What do they got? A lot of sand
We got a hot crustacean band
Each little clam here
Know how to jam here
Under the sea
Each little slug here
Cuttin' a rug here
Under the sea
Each little snail here
Know how to wail here
That's why it's hotter
Under the water
Ya we in luck here
Down in the muck here
Under the sea


Lyrics submitted by pixiedust133

"Under the Sea" as written by Alan Menken Howard Ashman

Lyrics © Walt Disney Music Company, Universal Music Publishing Group

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    General CommentThis song has always brought such the biggest smile on my face no matter how old I am.
    title_track_loveon October 14, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General Commenti l-o-v-e the little mermaid!
    strawberry**nerdson October 22, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis is the 2nd greatest song ever! the 1st being le poisson, which is in this film. i can play this on the piano, i bet u can't ahahahahahahahaha!
    alice palaceon July 03, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentgreat song
    Blackwallson May 07, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI don't believe there is any other song in creation that can make me happy at the rate which this song can. ^_^
    LilyBearon September 24, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song roks!!!!!!
    Jtuemeon May 21, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commenthilarious, makes me smile...:)
    Froggieson July 16, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentLOVE THIS MOVIE, not to mention this song.
    Just gives me chills.
    Misseveruson April 10, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis is another song that just reminds me of my youthful days back when Disney movies were good and had fantastic songs.

    The flow of the song is just excellent and the lyrics are amusing to sing when one is bored to bring a smile.

    Such Nostalgia, ahh Disney, you magnificent thing you.
    Siouxon December 03, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commentlmao did anyone see Homers rendition of this, where he ate all of the fishies, lol priceless
    this song is raw
    bringeroflighton February 14, 2008   Link

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