PAPA-OOM-MOW-MOW (Al Frazier / Turner Wilson / Carl White / John "Sonny" Harris) The Rivingtons - 1962 Jerry Cole & The Spacemen - 1963 The Beach Boys - 1964 The Spotnicks - 1964 The Sharonettes - 1975 Gary Glitter - 1975 The California Raisins - 1988 The Muppets - 1993 Also recorded by: Mick Farren; The Persuasions; The Freshmen; King Uszniewicz & His Uszniewicztones. The last time we were up here We did a song by another group of guys We like very much A real friendly group of guys Called the Rivingtons Their song is called "Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow" A papa-oom-mow-mow A papa-oom-mow-mow A papa-oom-mow-mow A papa-oom-mow-mow Funniest sound I ever heard (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) But I can't understand a single word (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Well if he's serious or if he's playin' Woo my my it's all he's sayin Papa-papa-hoooo (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Papa-papa-papa-hoooo (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Doot doot doot (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Doot doot doot (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Well say there pop, say what's your name? (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Well don't you come around and show your face (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) But hearing the sound I can't figure it out Oo-wee this sound makes me stop and shout Papa-papa-hoooo (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Papa-papa-papa-hoooo (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Doot doot doot (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Doot doot doot (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Doot doot doot Doot doot doot Doot doot doot A papa-papa-papa-papa-oom-mow-mow (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Doot doot doot (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Doot doot doot (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Doot doot doot (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Doot doot doot Well I hear this sound everywhere I go (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) From the record, TV, or the radio (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) But now it's spreadin' all through the land I still can't seem to understand Papa-papa-hoooo (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Papa-papa-papa-hoooo (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Papa-papa-hoooo Doot doot doot (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Papa-papa-papa-hoooo Doot doot doot (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Papa-papa-hoooo Doot doot doot (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow) Papa-papa-papa-hoooo Doot doot doot (A papa-oom-mow-mow a papa-oom-mow-mow)