Banana Pancakes

Album: In Between Dreams (2005)
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  • Well, can't you see that it's just rainin'?
    There ain't no need to go outside

    But baby
    You hardly even notice
    When I try to show you this
    Song is meant to keep you
    Doin' what you're supposed to
    Wakin' up too early
    Maybe we could sleep in
    Make you banana pancakes
    Pretend like its the weekend now

    We could pretend it all the time
    Can't you see that it's just rainin'?
    There ain't no need to go outside

    But just maybe
    Halaka ukulele, mama made a baby
    Really don't mind the practice
    'Cause you're my little lady
    Lady, lady love me
    'Cause I love to lay here lazy
    We could close the curtains
    Pretend like there's no world outside

    Then we could pretend it all the time
    And can't you see that it's just rainin'?
    There ain't no need to go outside

    Ain't no need ain't no need
    Mmm, mmm, mmm, mmm
    Can't you see, can't you see?
    Rain all day and I don't mind

    But the telephone's singing, ringing
    It's too early, don't pick it up
    We don't need to
    We got everything we need right here
    And everything we need is enough
    Just so easy when the whole world fits inside of your arms
    Do we really need to pay attention to the alarm?
    Wake up slow
    Mmm-mmm, wake up slow

    But baby
    You hardly even notice
    When I try to show you this
    Song is meant to keep you
    From doin' what your supposed to
    Wakin' up too early
    Maybe we could sleep in
    Make you banana pancakes
    Pretend like it's the weekend now

    We could pretend it all the time
    Can't you see that it's just rainin'
    There ain't no need to go outside

    Ain't no need, ain't no need
    Rain all day and I really really really don't mind
    Can't you see, can't you see?
    We gotta wake up slow Writer/s: Jack Hody Johnson
    Publisher: Bubble Toes Publishing, REACH MUSIC PUBLISHING
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 11

  • Halvor from NorwayI didn't find which genre it was in? but still good information needed this for a school project, cool song after all :)
  • Jordan from Beloit, Wiomg i love this song! every time im in a bad mood i stop what im doing and listen to it. it makes me think of my boyfriend too. :] i have always wanted him to play it om guitar. that would be the best gift ever!!
  • Amada from Juazeiro Do Norte, BrazilI love this song! everytime i listenning to it, i dream something like this song!
  • Kyle from Egmondville, CanadaI love playing and singing this song! I don't know it well enough, but everyone thinks it's a "cute" song. I love it. So romantic.
  • Matthew from Calgarymy friend LOVES this song... it's a great song for waking up and not getting out of bed right away. i used it for my alarm clock for a while!!
  • Bobsaget from Bellville, SdI like Upside Down. PS>How long has J.J been around?
  • Joe from Hanover, Nhits a fun one to listen to when you just wake up and its raining outside and your like wow its really raining...Once it was raining and then the phone rang it was weird and it was my best friend!
  • Shelby from A Town, Ilhala ka ukulele, momma made a baby" that was a little Hawaiian saying when we were kids we used to always say when someone got in trouble we'd always say "hala ka ukulele, momma made a baby"

  • Shelby from A Town, IlWhen Jack Say "hala ka ukulele, momma made a baby" That is what they use to say in hawwii when you got in trouble
  • Erik from Chicago, IlThis song means so much for me and my girlfriend. I'm going to sing it to her on her birthday!! I have only 30 days left!! This will be the first song i will learn how to play on the guitar!!
  • Patrick from Des Moines, IaThis is one of my fav jack johnson songs
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