Glenn Miller Lyrics

Overview / Lyrics (see all) / Photos / Videos / News

Elmer's Tune Lyrics

from Essential Glenn Miller

"Elmer's Tune" is track #5 on the album Essential Glenn Miller. It was written by Gallop, Sammy / Albrecht, Elmer / Jurgens, Dick.
Edit
"Elmer's Tune" is track #5 on the album Essential Glenn Miller. It was written by Gallop, Sammy / Albrecht, Elmer / Jurgens, Dick.
For Example...
What chart rank did the song debut? What is the song about? Has it won any awards?, etc.
Cancel Submit
Thank You For Your Submission
Your introduction will appear once it has been deemed awesome by our team of wizards.
  • Play Video
  • Correct
  • Print

Elmer's Tune Submit Correct Lyrics

Submit Corrections Cancel

Why are the stars always winkin' and blinkin' above?
What makes a fellow start thinkin' of fallin' in love?
It's not the season, the reason is plain as the moon
It's just Elmer's tune

What makes a lady of eighty go out on the loose?
Why does a gander meander in search of a goose?
What puts the kick in a chicken, the magic in June?
It's just Elmer's tune

Listen, listen, there's a lot you're li'ble to be missin'
Sing it, swing it, any old way and any old time
The hurdy gurdies, the birdies, the cop on the beat
The candy maker, the baker, the man on the street
The city charmer, the farmer, the man in the moon
All sing Elmer's tune

Why are the stars always winkin' and blinkin' above?
What makes a fellow start thinkin' of fallin' in love?
It's not the season, the reason is plain as the moon
It's just Elmer's tune

What makes a lady of eighty go out on the loose?
Why does a gander meander in search of a goose?
What puts the kick in a chicken, the magic in June?
It's just Elmer's tune

Listen, listen, there's a lot you're li'ble to be missin'
Sing it, swing it, any old way and any old time
The hurdy gurdies, the birdies, the cop on the beat
The candy maker, the baker, the man on the street
The city charmer, the farmer, the man in the moon
All sing Elmer's tune

Songwriters
GALLOP, SAMMY / ALBRECHT, ELMER / JURGENS, DICK

Published by
Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., EMI Music Publishing

Listen to Glenn Miller Radio on Last.fm, Radio.com or Jango

Latest News