Saints Rock and Roll

by Bill Haley

William John Clifton "Bill" Haley ( /ˈheɪliː/; July 6, 1925 – February 9, 1981) was one of the first American rock and roll musicians. He is credited by many with first popularizing this form of music in the early 1950s with his group Bill Haley & His Comets (inspired by Halley's Comet) and mil…




Well, rock 'n rolling' holiday,
Rock 'n rolling all the way,
Rock 'n rolling' to the end,
'Til the saints go marching' in.
Now when the saints go marching' in,
Well, when the saints go marching' in,
Yeah, Lord, I want want 'a be in that number,
When the saints go marching' in.
Well, now when Nick, comes wailing' in,
Yeah, when old Nick comes wailing' in,
Oh, Lord, I want want a be in that number,
when that guitar comes wailing' in.

Well, now when Rudy begins to blow,
Well, when old Rudy starts to wail,
Yeah, Lord, I want want 'a be in that number,
When that sax man starts wailing' in.
(Here we go now) 
Well, when that rhythm comes wailing' in,
Yeah, when old Rapper starts to wail,
Well, Lord, I want want 'a be in that number,
When old Rapper comes wailing' in.

Now when the band plays rock 'n roll,
Well, when the Comets rock 'n roll,
Yeah, Lord, I want want 'a be in that number,
When the Comets play rock 'n roll.
(All together now) 
When the saints go marching in !

Written by: BILL HALEY, MILT GABLER

Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind

© Lyrics.com