Lady Marmalade (Listen to midi)

  

 

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    Hey sister, go sister, soul sister, flow sister !

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    Hey sister, go sister, soul sister, go sister !

 

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1. He met Marmalade down in old Moulin Rouge,

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    strutting her stuff on the street.

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    She said, “Hello, hey Joe, you wanna give it a go, oh ?

 

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Gitchi gitchi ya ya da da, hey hey hey !

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Gitchi gitchi ya ya hee, hee hee hee!

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Mocca chocolata ya ya, oh yeah !

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Creole Lady Marmalade.          (Oh)

 

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Voulez-vous coucher avec moi, ce soir?

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Voulez-vous coucher avec moi ?

 

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2. He sat in her boudoir while she freshened up,

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    boy, drank all that magnolia wine.

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    on her black satin sheets is where he started to freak, yeah !

 

+ CHORUS    + (rapping part, left out here)

 

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3. Touch of her skin, feeling silky smooth, oh,

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    colour of cafe au lait, all right.

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    Made the savage beast inside roar until he cried :

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    More ! More ! More !

 

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4. Now he's back home doing nine to five, nine to five,

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    sleeping the gray flannel life.

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    But when he turns off to sleep, memories keep.

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    More ! More ! More !

 

Em                        A

Gitchi gitchi ya ya da da, hey hey hey !

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Gitchi gitchi ya ya hee, hee hee hee!

 Em                      A

Mocca chocolata ya ya, oh yeah !

   Am - - - - - - - - - - Em     ~   ~  Em

Creole Lady Marmalade.          (Oh)

 Em                                       A

Voulez-vous coucher avec moi, ce soir?

 Em                                       A

Voulez-vous coucher avec moi ?

 

  Em                                      A

Voulez-vous coucher avec moi, ce soir?

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Voulez-vous coucher avec moi ? …..

 

(capo 3rd)      

 

    (Christina Aguilera)