Don’t Worry, Be Happy- level 1

14/04/2011 23:10

The song “Don’t Worry, Be Happy” is from 1988. Bobby McFerrin wrote this song. Bobby McFerrin is from New York. The song was a big hit in the world. A lot of radios played this song.

But in1989 Bobby McFerrin didn’t sing this song at his concerts. Why? It is simple. In 1988 George Bush used this song. He wanted to be a president. He used this song in his show. But George Bush didn’t ask Bobby McFerrin. Bobby McFerrin didn’t like when George Bush used his song in his show. Bobby McFerrin didn’t like George Bush. He didn’t play this song because he didn’t like George Bush. He wanted to show people this.

Bobby McFerrin has more great songs and he is a fantastic singer. But the best song is “Don’t Worry, Be Happy”.

This is the text:

Here is a little song I wrote 
You might want to sing it note for note 
Don't worry be happy 
In every life we have some trouble 
When you worry you make it double 
Don't worry, be happy

Ain't got no place to lay your head (ain’t = haven’t)
Somebody came and took your bed 
Don't worry, be happy 
The land lord say your rent is late 
He may have to litigate 
Don't worry, be happy 

Look at me I am happy 
Don't worry, be happy 
I’ll give you my phone number 
When you worry call me 
I’ll make you happy 
Don't worry, be happy 

Ain't got no cash, ain't got no style 
Ain't got no girl to make you smile 
But don't worry be happy 
Cause when you worry 
Your face will frown 
And that will bring everybody down 
So don't worry, be happy (now)

Don't worry, be happy
Don't worry don't do it, be happy 
Put a smile on your face 
Don't bring everybody down like this 
Don't worry, it will soon pass 
Whatever it is 
Don't worry, be happy 



Be happy

Some words are difficult in the song but the song is beautiful.


Re: Be happy

I know but you can use a dictionary. I saw only 5 new words for me.


Re: Re: Be happy

OK, it is not much. Bye

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