Peppermint Twist       (Listen to midi)

 

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1. Well, they've got a new dance and it goes like this :

 

††† (Bop shoo-op, a bop bop shoo-op)

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††† yeah, the name of the dance is the Peppermint Twist,

C

††† (Bop shoo-op, a bop bop shoo-op)

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††† well, you like it like this, the Peppermint Twist.

 

††† (Bop shoo-op, a bop bop shoo-op)

 

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It goes round and round, up and down,

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round and round, up and down,

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round and round and†††† up and down,

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and one two three kick, one two three jump.

 

 

+ instrumental = 2 x CHORUS

 

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2. Well, meet me, baby, down at 45th Street,

 

††† (Bop shoo-op, a bop bop shoo-op)

F

††† where the Peppermint Twisters meet,

C

††† (Bop shoo-op, a bop bop shoo-op)

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††† and you'll learn to do this, the Peppermint Twist.

 

††† (Bop shoo-op, a bop bop shoo-op)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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3. It's alright, all night, it's alright,

 

††† (itís alright, itís alright, itís alright),

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††† it's okay, all day, it's okay

 

††† (it's okay, it's okay, it's okay),

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††† you'll learn to do this, the Peppermint Twist.

 

 

+ instrumental = verse 3 (singing : yeah, yeah, yeah yeahÖ)

 

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††† (Chubby Checker)