Don't want to discuss it
I think it's time for a change
You may get disgusted
Start thinkin' that I'm strange

In that case I'll go underground
Get some heavy rest
Never have to worry
About what is worst and what is best (get it)

Oh oh Domino (all right)
Roll me over Romeo
There you go
Lord have mercy

I said oh oh Domino
Roll me over Romeo
There you go
Say it again

I said oh oh Domino
I said oh oh Domino, dig it

There's no need for argument
There's no argument at all
And if you never hear from him
That just means he didn't call or vice versa
That depends on wherever you're at
Or and if you never hear from me
That just means I would rather not

Oh oh Domino
Roll me over Romeo
There you go
Lord have mercy
I said oh oh Domino
Roll me over Romeo

There you go
Say it again
Oh oh Domino
I said oh oh Domino.

Hey Mr. DJ
I just want to hear some rhythm and blues music
On the radio
On the radio
On the radio
Uh-uh, all right
Uh-uh, all right
Uh-uh, all right
Uh-uh
Hear the band
One more time


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Domino Lyrics as written by Van Morrison

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  • +4
    General Comment

    Let's be honest - there is nothing better than Van Morrison screaming "Dig it!" and the breakdown that follows. Coolest thing ever written.

    I like how it sounds like a Fats Domino tune, as someone pointed out somewhere, and its called Domino.

    iluomoon December 20, 2007   Link
  • +3
    General Comment

    A guy saying "roll me over Romeo" definitely sounds a little gay... LOL Lord have mercy...

    msmsmson March 17, 2011   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    I love this song its just so upbeat and fun, and straightforward.

    Desi333on May 31, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General Comment

    I remember hearing this after one of my youthful romances crashed and burned and thinking at first \'This is a nice tune for a heartbreak.\'\nHearing it again, though, I was like \'Holy sh**!!! I think he\'s singing about a dude!!!!\'\nSubsequently, I found out that this is Van\'s tribute to Fats Domino.

    Chi-Chiefon December 28, 2021   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    nobody has commented on this song, or pretty much any of the other songs for that matter. My mom loves Van and introduced me to his music. This song is so great, i like the guitar in the beginning, and it makes me think of my old cat named Domino. P.S. - i dont kno what it means, tho, sorry.

    queenjaneon October 10, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Okay, so first of all, I don't want to be attacked by Van fans. I, myself, adore almost anything related to him and I'm sure I'm probably wrong about this. I'm not trying to be homophobic either. You can't even play that card with me, I'm a lesbian, but... okay, I'm just going to go ahead and say it; does this song remind anyone else of gay sex? Because... it reminds me of gay sex. That is all. I'm sorry

    Needlethreadon February 14, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Does not remind me of gay sex as I cannot remember gay sex - am I too old????

    nagromnaion April 03, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Sorry Needle, I am just being flippant - no comment on sexuality or sexual preference - just a generally, tongue in cheek comment

    nagromnaion April 03, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Morrison tells you what the song means in the song itself:\n\n“I just want to hear some rhythm and blues music [like Fats Domino]\nOn the radio”\n\nIt has nothing to do with gay sex.

    jeff108802on April 10, 2022   Link
  • -1
    General Comment

    A bit hippy dippy but great backbeat.

    vasnmoGoon March 23, 2006   Link

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