Their first single, "Rock Lobster," recorded for DB Records in 1978, was an underground success, selling over 2,000 copies in total, that led to the B-52's performing at CBGB and Max's Kansas City in New York City. Both this version of "Rock Lobster" and its B-side "52 Girls" are different recordings from those on their first album, and the early version of "52 Girls" is in a different key. The re-recorded version of "Rock Lobster" was released as a single
We were at a party His ear lobe fell in the deep Someone reached in and grabbed it It was a rock lobster. Rock lobster Rock lobster. We were at the beach Everybody had matching towels Somebody went under a dock And there they saw a rock. It wasn't a rock It was a rock lobster. Motion in the ocean His air hose broke Lots of trouble Lots of bubble. He was in a jam He's in a giant clam. Rock, rock Rock lobster Down, down. Underneath the waves Mermaids wavin' Wavin' to mermen Wavin' sea fans. Sea horses sailin' Dolphins wailin'. Red snappers snappin' Clam shells clappin' Mussels flexin' Flippers flippin'.
Rock Lobster tab. by The B-52's. Tuning: C F A D G C. Author AmazeKing 74. 2 contributors total. View official tab. We have an official Rock Lobster tab made by UG professional guitarists. Check out the tab . Backing track.
Rock Lobster is found on the album The B-52's. Found on more albums: Time Capsule: Songs for a Future Generation Planet Claire The Best of the B-52's: Dance This Mess Around Nude on the Moon: The B-52's Anthology With the Wild Crowd! Live in Athens, GA Live! 8-24-1979 Hi Five. The B-52's – Rock Lobster. We were at the beach Everybody had matching towels Somebody went under a dock And there they saw a rock It wasn't a rock It was a rock lobster Rock lobster Rock lobster Rock lobster Rock lobster. Motion in the ocean His air hose broke Lots of trouble Lots of bubble He was in a jam S'in a giant clam Rock rock Rock lobster. Lobster rock Lobster rock. Let's rock! Boy's in bikinis Girls in surfboards Everybody's rockin' Everybody's fruggin'.
Rock Lobster" is The B-52's' first single, released in 1978 and in a longer version placed on the band's self-titled debut album, The B-52's, one year later. It has become one of their signature tunes, and it helped launch the band's success. Rock Lobster" was the band's first single to appear on Billboard's Hot 100. Instruments used in the music include a twangy, baritone surf-style electric guitar (a Mosrite), a Farfisa, Vox or Gibson organ, and drums. Unlike most pop and rock songs, no bass guitar was present.
This song is by The B-52's and appear. his song has been sampled by Panic! at the Disco in the song "Don't Threaten Me with a Good Time". This song is featured in the video games Just Dance 4 and Rock Band 3. -doo-be-dopEww(Ski-doo-be-dop) We were at a party (Eww)(Ski-doo-be-dop) His ear lobe fell in the deep (Eww)(Ski-doo-be-dop) Someone reached in and grabbed it (Eww)(Ski-doo-be-dop) Was a rock lobster (Eww). AhRock lobsterAhRock lobster.
Rock Lobster by The B-52s tab with free online tab player. One accurate version. Recommended by The Wall Street Journal. g C G x x F G (the Xes are unused strings) 2320.