The Lafayettes - Lifes Too Short
Misc Unsigned Bands
Life's Too Short:The Lafayettes. #87 on BB Hot 100 on RCA Records in 1962. (Supposedly banned in some places for suggestive lyrics. Can't see it. Great song.) INTRO: C Am (x2) #1. Am C Am Well, life's too short..and you're too sweet. C Every day of your life, child..you've got to Am spend with me. Am C Now, let me tell you about Sally..she's a-really Am C tough..and girl, you know about Emmy..she's cool G7 enough. #2. C Am Oh, but life's too short to mess around..don't you C Am give me no stuff, child..and don't you put me down. C Am C Am A-no no..A-no no..A-no no..A-no-no. BRIDGE: F C I, I keep a-tellin' you..I, I keep a-tellin' you.. F C I, I keep a-tellin' you, aahhhhh.. F C I, I said, I told a-you baby..I said, I told-a you, G7 C F uh-huh..I said, what, oh-hoh-hoh-hoh-hooooh!!! #3. Am C And you're too wild..to pass me by, baby, with just Am a kiss and a smile. C Am We gotta up and get married..before my hair turns gray. C Am I need you for real, baby..I've had my time to play. OUTRO: C Am C Am Now c'mon, a-c'mon..a-c'mon, don't make me so blue. C Am (C'mon, C'mon) C Am C Am A-hey-hey, A-hey-hey..A-hey-hey, A-hey-hey. C Am (C'mon, C'mon)..(Fade.) A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.