=================================================== The Turtles - The Story Of Rock 'n' Roll (Nilsson) ===================================================
Well, it started out way down south Took a left & headed on out It was movin' 'long very slowly 'Cause it was travelin' by word of mouth Made a short stop in New Orleans Then it headed for the New York scene & the people there, they dug on air 'Cause they found out just what it means, yeah to have...
CHORUS: Rock & roll music, sweet groovy music Well, it's the only kind of music That reaches right to your soul Here come a guitar-pickin' fella & he took them by the hand He said "Now, listen to me, everybody I got a message that you gotta understand" & then he took that brand-new music & he let it cross the U.S. of A. & now some folks laughed when they heard that sound But it looks like it's here to stay, & they call it rock
Rock & roll music (x3) Talkin' 'bout rock & roll, I like rock & roll, yeah Long live rock & roll, yeah, talkin' 'bout rock & roll Rock & roll, sweet groovy music ...& fade