Making fun of music, one song at a time. Since the year 2000.
Check out the two amIright misheard lyrics books including one book devoted to misheard lyrics of the 1980s.
(Toggle Right Side Navigation)

Song Parodies -> "Monkey Swain"

Original Song Title:

"Danke Schoen"

 (MP3)
Original Performer:

Wayne Newton

Parody Song Title:

"Monkey Swain"

Parody Written by:

John A. Barry

The Lyrics

Monkey swain, snarling monkey swain;
He chased her and wrecked an el train.
Simian show filled to balcony.
Couldn't find a seat
For this treat.
He looked beat
From defeat.

Monkey swain, darling monkey swain,
Carried across the bounding main,
That's the sea. Flashback: on ship she
Tries to learn her lines,
Camera winds,
Then she finds
Monkeyshines.

Monkey swain, snarling monkey swain;
His captivity brings him pain,
Then a fall from a building tall
After a caress
Of her dress
And her chest.
Was that all?

Monkey swain, darling monkey swain,
He was done in by an airplane.
Long he's gone;
He fell a long ways.
On the street he lays
And decays;
No bouquets;
Move--who pays?

Monkey's game-y post-plane-slain. Funk-breathe pain.

Your Vote & Comment Counts

The parody authors spend a lot of time writing parodies for the website and they appreciate feedback in the form of votes and comments. Please take some time to leave a comment below about this parody.

Place Your Vote

 LittleLots
Matches Pace of
Original Song: 
How Funny: 
Overall Score: 



In order for your vote to count, you need to hit the 'Place Your Vote' button.
 

Voting Results

 
Pacing: 5.0
How Funny: 5.0
Overall Rating: 5.0

Total Votes: 2

Voting Breakdown

The following represent how many people voted for each category.

    Pacing How Funny Overall Rating
 1   0
 0
 0
 
 2   0
 0
 0
 
 3   0
 0
 0
 
 4   0
 0
 0
 
 5   2
 2
 2
 

User Comments

Comments are subject to review, and can be removed by the administration of the site at any time and for any reason.

alvin - December 13, 2007 - Report this comment
a howler of a monkey ditty
John Barry - December 13, 2007 - Report this comment
Thanks, Alvin.

The author of the parody has authorized comments, and wants YOUR feedback.

Link To This Page

The address of this page is: http://www.amiright.com/parody/60s/waynenewton6.shtml For help, see the examples of how to link to this page.

This is view # 800