Sh-Boom

Album: Doo-Wop Classics (1954)
Charted: 5
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  • Life could be a dream
    Life could be a dream
    Boom ba-doh, ba-doo ba-doodle-ay (sh-boom)

    Life could be a dream
    If I could take you up in paradise up above (sh-boom)
    If you would tell me I'm the only one that you love
    Life could be a dream sweetheart
    (Hello hello again, sh-boom and hopin' we'll meet again)
    Boom ba-doh, ba-doo ba-doodle-ay (sh-boom)
    Boom ba-doh, ba-doo ba-doodle-ay (sh-boom)

    Life could be a dream (sh-boom)
    If only all my precious plans would come true (sh-boom)
    If you would let me spend my whole life lovin' you
    Life could be a dream sweetheart

    Every time I look at you
    Something is on my mind (dat-dat-dat-dat-dat-duh)
    If you do what I want you to
    Baby, we'd be so fine

    Life could be a dream (sh-boom)
    If I could take you up in paradise up above (sh-boom)
    If you would tell me I'm the only one that you love
    Life could be a dream sweetheart
    (Hello hello again, sh-boom and hopin' we'll meet again) boom sh-boom
    Hey nonny ding dong, alang alang alang (sh-boom)
    Ba-doh, ba-doo ba-doodle-ay
    Life could be a dream
    Life could be a dream, sweetheart

    (Dee-oody-ooh, sh-boom, sh-boom)
    (Dee-oody-ooh, sh-boom, sh-boom)
    (Dee-oody-ooh, sh-boom, sh-boom)
    (Dee-oody-ooh, sh-boom, sh-boom)
    (Dee-oody-ooh, sh-boom, sh-boom)
    (Dee-oody-ooh, sh-boom, sh-boom)
    (Dee-oody-ooh, sh-boom, sh-boom)

    Life could be a dream, sh-boom
    If I could take you up in paradise up above
    Sh-boom if you would tell me I'm the only one that you love
    Life could be a dream sweetheart
    (Hello hello again, sh-boom and hopin' we'll meet again) boom sh-boom
    Hey nonny ding dong, alang alang alang (sh-boom)
    Ba-doh, ba-doo ba-doodle-ay
    Life could be a dream
    Life could be a dream
    Dee-oody-ooh, sh-boom, sh-boom Writer/s: Carl Feaster, Claude Feaster, Floyd Mc Rae, James C Keyes, James W. Edwards
    Publisher: Roof Music Schallplatten- und Verlags GmbH, Royalty Network, Songtrust Ave, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Spirit Music Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 6

  • Arthur from NjThe children's group Sharon, Lois, and Bram covered song.
  • Jmd from NcLove this song
  • Cg from Philadelphia Sh boom was the first popular song I heard on the radio as a preteen. My cousin called and told me to turn on the radio. From that day I never stopped listening to music.
  • Rich from Portsmouth, NhA great song--first heard it from the backseat of our 51 Olds 98!
  • Frank from Haverstraw, NyOK song? It's pretty much the first rock 'n roll doo wop song. It is a classic and wonderful performance and recording.
  • Ivy from Springfield, NeOK song. Are these the inspiration of the Chordettes? 7.5/10
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