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Crocodile Rock
Sting 105
 
    
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Crocodile Rock
 
Sting 105
 


ID: 2767
   Instrumental  

TypeSinging Call
WEB SITE www.stingproductions.co.uk
Label information
Grid list of Sting recordings
Copies2
Vic's Rating0 (not rated)
Bpm 
Duration 
Media45 rpm vinyl
Artist(s)

Stefan Sidholm
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Cue Sheet

OPENER - MIDDLE BREAK - CLOSER    Mainstream

Sides face grand square
I remember when rock was young
Me and Susie had so much fun
Holdin hands and skimmin' stones
I had an old gold Chevy

Allemande left and weave the ring
The biggest kick I ever got, was doin' a thing called
Swing and promenade
While the others kids were rockin' 'round the clock
We were hoppin' 'n' boppin' to the Crocodile Rock


FIGURE    Mainstream, corner progression

Heads (sides) square thru, dosado,
Swing thru tonight, let boy run right
You ferris wheel one time you know
Centers pass thru
Touch 1/4, scoot back,
Swing, promenade
Crocodile Rock, rockin' 'round the clock


TAG

Sides face grand square
(music)

 
Lyrics

Lyrics are provided for informational and educational purposes only. Lyrics are
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Crocodile Rock
 
 

I remember when rock was young
Me and Suzie had so much fun
Holding hands and skimming stones
Had an old gold Chevy and a place of my own
But the biggest kick I ever got
Was doing a thing called the Crocodile Rock
While the other kids were Rocking Round the Clock
We were hopping and bopping to the Crocodile Rock

Well Crocodile Rocking is something shocking
When your feet just can't keep still
I never knew me a better time and I guess I never will
Oh Lawdy mama those Friday nights
When Suzie wore her dresses tight
And the Crocodile Rocking was out of sight

But the years went by and the rock just died
Suzie went and left us for some foreign guy
Long nights crying by the record machine
Dreaming of my Chevy and my old blue jeans
But they'll never kill the thrills we've got
Burning up to the Crocodile Rock
Learning fast as the weeks went past
We really thought the Crocodile Rock would last

Well Crocodile Rocking is something shocking
When your feet just can't keep still
I never knew me a better time and I guess I never will
Oh Lawdy mama those Friday nights
When Suzie wore her dresses tight
And the Crocodile Rocking was out of sight

Lyrics by Elton John and Bernie Taupin.
Recorded by Elton John.
 

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Handle List
1432  Side(s) IDENTIFIER
473 Face (dir) [Mainstream]
1470 In DIRECTION
548 Grand Square [Basic]
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
1276 Weave The Ring [Basic]
1463 Swing (Your Partner|Corner) [Basic]
1430 Promenade Home [Basic]
1431 Head(s) IDENTIFIER
1058 Square Thru (n) [Basic]
1482 4 (number)
429 Dosado [Basic]
1121 Swing Thru [Basic]
1435 Boy(s) IDENTIFIER
891 (anyone) Run [Basic]
486 Ferris Wheel [Basic]
1442 Center(s) IDENTIFIER
735 Pass Thru [Basic]
1163 Touch 1/4 [Basic]
915 Scoot Back [Mainstream]
1463 Swing (Your Partner|Corner) [Basic]
1430 Promenade Home [Basic]
1432 Side(s) IDENTIFIER
473 Face (dir) [Mainstream]
1470 In DIRECTION
548 Grand Square [Basic]

ID: 2767
   
   
   
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