Surfin'

Album: Surfin' Safari (1961)
Charted: 75
  • Surfin' is the only life
    The only way for me
    Now surf, surf with me

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    I got up this mornin' turned on my radio
    I was checkin' on the surfin' scene
    To see if I would go
    And when the dj tells me that the surfin' is fine
    That's when I know my baby and I will have a good time

    We're going surfin' (bom bom dip di dit)
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    Surfin' is the only life the only way for me
    Now surf, surf with me
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    From the early morning to the middle of the night
    Any time the surf is up the time is right
    And when the surf is down to take its place
    We'll do the surfer's stomp, it's the latest dance craze

    We're going surfin' (bom bom dip di dit)
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    Surfin' is the only life the only way for me
    Now surf
    Surf with me
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    Now the dawn is breaking and we really gotta go
    But we'll be back here very soon that you better know
    Yeah my surfer knots are rising and my board is losing wax
    But that won't stop me baby, 'cause you know I'm coming back

    We're going surfin' (bom bom dip di dit)
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    Surfin' is the only life the only way for me
    Now come on pretty baby and surf with me, yeah

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    Bom bom dip di dit Writer/s: Brian Wilson, Mike Love
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 3

  • Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn February 11th 1962, "Surfin'" by the Beach Boys entered Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart at position #93; five weeks later on March 18th it would peak at #75, and that was its sixth and final week on the Top 100...
    It was the first of their four charted 'surfing' records, the other three were; "Surfin' Safari" {#14 in 1962}, "Surfin' U.S.A." {#3 in 1963}, and "Surfer Girl" {#7 in 1963}...
    R.I.P. Dennis Wilson {1944-1983} and Carl Wilson {1946-1998}.
  • Jb from Hanover, NhDavid is right about "Surfin' USA"
  • David from Flushing, MiThe video is incorrect, it is "Surfin' USA"...not "Surfin'"..which is a simpler song and does not sound like Chuck Berry's Sweet Little Sixteen as Surfin' USA does.
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