Ella FitzgeraldElla Fitzgerald – lyrics
Sporting lifeThats the thing, ain it? an membuh theres.Where that come from. listen: theres a boat datsLeavin soon for new york. come wid me, dats whereWe belong, sister.You an me kin live dat high life in new york.Come wid me, dere you cant go wrong, sister.Ill buy you de swellest mansionUp on upper fith avenueAn through harlem well go struttin,Well go astruttin,An derell be nuttinToo good for you.Ill dress you in silks and satinsIn de latest paris styles.And de blues youll be forgettin,Youll be forgettin,Therell be no frettinJes nothin but smiles.Come along wid me, hey dats de place,Dont be a fool, come along, come along.Theres a boat dats leavin soon for new yorkCome wid me, dats where we belong, sister,Dats where we belong! come on, bess!BessYou low, crawlin hound! get away from my door, I tellsYou, leave it, you rattlesnake. dats what you is,A rattlesnake!
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