Dee Dee Sharp – Mashed Potato Time lyrics


Postman

(Background – Mashed Potatos)
wait a minute, wait a minute
(Background – Mashed Potatos)
deliver der letter
(Background – It’s the latest)
come on baby
(Background – It’s the greatest)
Aha honey
(Background – Mashed Potatos)
Yea, yea, yea, ye-e-eah

(Background – Ooh Wa Ooh)
Well they got with it more and more
(Background – Wa Ooh)
Ya ought to see ’em round the floor
(Background – Wa Ooh)
The Mashed Potatos it’s a long long list
(Background – Wa Ooh)
They even do it to Dear Lady Twist

(Background – Mashed Potatos)
Mmm get up from your chair now
(Background – Mashed Potatos)
Yea, yea, yea, ye-e-eah
(Background – It’s the latest)
Come on baby
(Background – It’s the greatest)
Aha honey
(Background – Mashed Potatos)
Yea, yea, yea, ye-e-eah
(Background – Mashed Potatos)
(Fade to)
Mmm Feel the groovy beat now Mashed Potato Time
Dee Dee Sharp 1962

(Background Hand Clap Clap – Clap In Rythm)
It’s the latest
(Background Hand Clap Clap – Clap In Rythm)
It’s the greatest
(Background Hand Clap Clap – Clap In Rythm)
Mashed Potato
(Background Hand Clap Clap – Clap In Rythm)
Yea, yea, yea, ye-e-eah
(Background Hand Clap Clap – Clap In Rythm)

(Background – Ooooh)
A Mashed Potato started long time ago
(Background – Wa Ooh)
With a guy name-a Sloppy Joe
(Background – Wa Ooh)
You’ll find this dance is so cool to do
(Background – Wa Ooh)
Come on baby, gonna teach it to you

(Background – Mashed Potatos)
Feel it in your feet now
(Background – Mashed Potatos)
Come on and get the beat now – Baby
(Background – It’s the latest)
Come on honey
(Background – It’s the greatest)
Come on baby
(Background – Mashed Potatos)
Yea, yea, yea, ye-e-eah

(Background – Oooh)
And then they dance it through and through
(Background – Wa Ooh)
They look for records they can do it to
(Background – Wa Ooh)
They got a dance was-a outta sight
(Background – Wa Ooh)
Doin’ the lion sleeps tonight

(Background – Mashed Potatos)
Ya ah weem o wep ah weem o wep ah
(Background – Mashed Potatos)
Ooh Ooh – Yea, yea, yea, ye-e-eah
(Background – It’s the latest)
Aw Ha baby
(Background – It’s the greatest)
Come on honey
(Background – Mashed Potatos)
Yea, yea, yea, ye-e-eah

Saxaphone Riff with
(Background – Wa Ooh)
(Background – Wa Ooh)
(Background – Wa Ooh)
(Background – Wa Ooh)

Now everybody is a doin’ fine
(Background – Wa Ooh)
They dance alone or in a big boss line
(Background – Wa Ooh)
And they discovered it’s the most, man
(Background – Wa Ooh)
The day they did it to please Mr.