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Song title: Long tall Sally

(Johnson, Penniman, Blackwell) by Little Richard (Speciality 572), 1956

Long tall Sally

Gonna tell Aunt Mary bout Uncle John
He claims he hasn't missed her but hes havin alot of fun
Oh baby,yes, baby, wooo baby ,havin' me some fun tonite, yeah

Well Long Tall Sally she's built for speed,she's got
Everything that Uncle John need
Oh baby,yes baby,woooo baby,
Havin me some fun tonite,yeah

Well, I saw Uncle John with a ball headed Sally
He saw Aunt Mary comin and he ducked back in the alley
Oh baby,yes baby, woooo baby, havin me some fun tonite

Well Long Tall Sally shes built for speed,she's got
Everything that Uncle John need
Oh baby,yes baby,woooo baby, havin me some fun tonite, yeah

Well,I saw Uncle John with a ball headed Sally
He saw Aunt Mary comin and he ducked back in the alley
Oh baby,yes,baby,wooo baby havin me some fun tonite,yeah

We're gonna have some fun tonite
Gonna have some fun tonite,wooo
Have some fun tonite
Everythings alright
Have some fun,have me some fun tonite


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This song has never been published on any official release.

First known live performance: 11/04/1982 Big Man's West, Red Bank,NJ ,USA
Last known live performance: 07/02/2017 Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney ,Australia

Song 'history':


Scarcely used during the 1982-1984 period, during which Bruce played, with various small groups or guesting, in a number of bars and small clubs of the New Jersey area, with less than a dozen inclusions
Played during the 'Summer '89 bar tour', which is the name under which I group the 1989 shows Bruce played with various small bands, or guesting, between March and September 1989
Played once in the whole Wrecking Ball tour (03/06/2013 Stadio S.Siro, Milan ,Italy)
Performed 1 times during the 2017 Summer tour

The song was also played in informal happenings or off-tour appearances
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