Iko Iko"/ "Jock-a-Mo" has been re-recorded in countless versions, by artists that include The Grateful Dead, Cyndi Lauper, Warren Zevon, Dave Mathews, and Long John Baldry. A more traditional New Orleans version was a minor hit for Dr. John, going to in 1972. The song has appeared in many films, perhaps most famously in The Big Easy, which was set in New Orleans.
Iko Iko" (/ˈaɪkoʊ ˈaɪkoʊ/) is a much-covered New Orleans song that tells of a parade collision between two tribes of Mardi Gras Indians and the traditional confrontation. The song, under the original title "Jock-A-Mo", was written and released in 1953 as a single by Sugar Boy and his Cane Cutters but it failed to make the charts. The song first became popular in 1965 by girl group The Dixie Cups, who scored an international hit with "Iko Iko".
Download and listen online Iko Iko by The Dixie Cups. Genre - Rock 'n' Roll. Format – mp3. Lyrics. Iko! an de' Jackomo fe no an e', Jackomo fe nan e' My flagboy and your flagboy, sittin' by the fire, My flagboy told your flagboy, I'm going to set your flag on fire, Talkin' 'bout, hey now, hey now Iko! Iko! an de' Jackomo fe no an e', Jackomo fe nan e' See that guy all dressed in green? Iko! Iko! an de' He's not a man, he's a lovin' machine! Jackomo fe nan e' Talkin' 'bout, hey now, hey now Iko! Iko! an de' Jackomo fe no nane', Jackomo fe nan e'. Update lyrics.
Album The Very Best of the Dixie Cups: Chapel of Love. Iko Iko (Acapella Version) Lyrics. My grandma and your grandma Were sittin' by the fire My grandma told your grandma "I'm gonna set your flag on fire. Talkin' 'bout Hey now (hey now) Hey now (hey now) Iko, Iko, an day (oh) Jocomo fee no an dan day Jocomo fee nan nay.
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Chapel Of Love (LP, Album, Mono). Red Bird, Red Bird, Red Bird. RB20-100, RB 20-100, 20-100.
Song "Iko Iko (Jock-a-mo)" ukulele chords and tabs by The Dixie Cups. Free and guaranteed quality tablature with ukulele chord charts, transposer and auto scroller. The Dixie Cups are an American pop music girl group from New Orleans, Louisiana, USA who peaked in the mid 1960s. The trio consisted of sisters Barbara and Rosa Lee Hawkins; plus their cousin Joan Johnson, from the Calliope housing project in New Orleans. They first sang together in grade school. Originally they were to be called Little Miss and the Muffets, but were named The Dixie Cups just prior to their first release. By 1963 the trio had decided to pursue a career in music and began singing locally as the Meltones. All songs by The Dixie Cups. Need some help? Top 10 Viewed Songs Today.
Album by The Dixie Cups. Iko Iko. was sampled in. Lemme Know by Vince Staples feat.
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Written-By – B. Hawkins*, J. Johnson*, R. Hawkins*
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|RB 10-024||The Dixie Cups||Iko Iko (7")||Red Bird||RB 10-024||US||1965|
|RB 10-024||The Dixie Cups||Iko Iko (7")||Red Bird||RB 10-024||New Zealand||1965|
|RB10 024||The Dixie Cups||Iko Iko (7", Single, Promo)||Red Bird||RB10 024||UK||1964|
|RB 10-024||The Dixie Cups||Iko Iko (7", Single)||Red Bird||RB 10-024||US||1965|
|RBV. 35013||The Dixie Cups||Iko Iko / I'm Gonna Get You Yet (7", Single)||Red Bird||RBV. 35013||France||1965|