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The Beach Boys are an American rock band, formed in 1961 in Hawthorne, California. The group was initially composed of brothers Brian, Dennis and Carl Wilson, their cousin Mike Love, and friend Al Jardine. Managed by the Wilsons' father Murry, the Beach Boys signed to Capitol Records in 1962. The band's early music gained popularity across the United States for its close vocal harmonies and lyrics reflecting a Southern California youth culture of surfing, cars, and romance. By the mid 1960s, Brian Wilson's growing creative ambition and songwriting ability would dominate the group's musical direction. The primarily Wilson-composed Pet Sounds album and "Good Vibrations" single (both released in 1966) featured a complex, intricate and multi-layered sound that wa… more »


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1965
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Hey hey hey
Da da da
That's what I say
Da da da

There's a man in the funny papers we all know
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He lived way back a long time ago
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Well he don't eat nothin' but bearcat stew
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Oh well this cat's name is a-Alley Oop
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He's the toughest man there is alive
Alley Oop
Wears clothes from a wildcat's hide
Alley Oop
He's the king of the jungle jive
Look at that caveman go!

He's got a chauffeur that's a genuine dinosaur
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And he can knuckle your head before you count to four
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He's got a big ugly club and a headful of hair
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He's oohhhh eatin' grizzly bear
(*Laughter*)
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Forgot the words!

He's the toughest man there is alive
Alley Oop
Wears clothes from a wildcat's hide
Alley Oop
He's the king of the jungle jive
Look at that caveman go!
(*Scream*)

He rides through the jungle tearin' limbs offa trees
(*Scream*)
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And knocking great big monsters dead on their knees
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Other cats don't bug him ''cause they know better
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''cause he's a mean motor scooter and a bad go-getter
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Well, uh, he's the toughest man there is alive
Alley Oop
Wears clothes from a wildcat's hide
Alley Oop
He's a hully gully king of jive
(*Laugh*)
Well look at that caveman go!
(*Scream*)

There he goes
(There he goes.)
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Look at that caveman go
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Ride, daddy, ride
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Heigh-ho, dinosaur
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Oh my goodness, what a big brute he is! Hm!
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Oh, how would you like a dinosaur like that, for your own? Mm!
(*Laughter*)
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(G minor. D7.)
(What now? What now?)
(Just give me a minute.)
(Brian, I need a be	 flat [...]. You know I can't read.)

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