LONG, TALL TEXAN (Henry Strzelecki) The Four Flickers - 1959 Jerry Woodard - 1960 Murry Kellum - 1963 The Kingsmen - 1963 The Beach Boys - 1964 The Englishmen - 1967 John Denver - 1974 Long Tall Texans - 1987 Lyle Lovett - 1996 (Giddy-up) (Giddy-up) Well, I'm a long tall Texan (Giddy-up) I ride a big white horse (He came from Texas on a big white horse) Yes, I'm a long tall Texan (Giddy-up) I ride a big white horse (He came from Texas on a big white horse) Well, people look at me and say Ooohhhhhhh, is that your horse? (Giddy-up, giddy-up) Well, I'm a long tall Texan (Giddy-up) I wear a ten gallon hat (He came from Texas, wears a ten gallon hat) Well, I'm a long tall Texan (Giddy-up) I wear a ten gallon hat (He came from Texas, wears a ten gallon hat) Well, people look at me and say Err-umm, err-aah, is that your hat? (Giddy-up, giddy-up) Well, I was walkin' down the street With my shiny badge And spurs jinglin' down at my feet I seen a man a-comin' A-Comin' with a gun And I just can't be beat Well, I'm a long tall Texan (Giddy-up) I enforce justice for the law (He came from Texas to enforce the law) Yeah, I'm a long tall Texan (Giddy-up) I enforce justice for the law (He came from Texas to enforce the law) Well, people look at me and say Err-aah, err-aah, is you the law? (Giddy-up) Yeah (Giddy-up) Ooh-ooh-ooh-ooh (Giddy-up) (Transcribed from the Jerry Woodard recording by Mel Priddle - January 2010)