Get Up And Dance

Credits

 

"Get Up and Dance" - Shalli Burchell
(R. Meltzer, J.E.Weekes)(BMI)
(Capsicum Music, LLC)(Soul of Zion Music)(BMI)
produced and arranged by Joseph Everton "Reality" Weekes and Roger Meltzer
Lyrics

Intro/Bridge – congas, horns and bkgds) 
 

  (smokin’, smokin’) 
  (too hot, too hot to touch) 
  (so hot, so hot, so hot they’re smokin’) 
  (too hot, too hot, too hot, too hot) 
 
Release- (Get up, Get up) 4X 
  with dj ad lib 
 
All da bashy honeys dem 
Oono look hot 
Next to smokin’ 
Guys, 
If yah nah lean up, come an’ dance 
Yah nah gonna get none 
 
  Verse- Noddin’ heads… 
  Stompin’ feet 
  Standin there… holdin’ wall 
  Trust me now, mi bredren… it ain’t a-gonna fall 
 
  Verse- So, tell I, whatcha ‘fraid of 
  When all dem eyes ‘pon me 
  And (ev’ryone’s) ev’ryone’s (dancin’ now) dancin’ now 
  (So who is gonna see?) 
 
dj/singingjay Lift- (Get up, get up)) And nobody care if you no Fred Astaire 
  (Get up, get up)) Or got two left feet when da beat’s dis sweet…just 
 
dj/singing jay Chorus- (Get up) Get up (Get up)…Get up and dance (get up and dance) 
  Got no time (no time)...For no I can’ts 
  C/mon (Get up) Stand up (Get up)…Get up and dance (get up and dance) 
  Dese roots rock (roots rock)…But not for plants (not for plants) 
 
Ad lib - dj/singing jay over 6 bars of release grove 
 
  Verse- Ain’t no wrong way… 
  Ain’t no right 
  So just groove… how y’all do 
  Don’t be so self-conscious...ain’t no one watchin’ you 
 
  Verse- So, tell me now, whatcha ‘fraid of 
  When all dem eyes ‘pon me 
  And ev’ryone’s (ev’ryone’s) dancin’ now (dancin’ now) 
  (So who, who is gonna see?) 
 
dj/singing jay Lift- (Get up, get up) And nobody care if you no Fred Astaire 
  (Get up, get up) Take a chance…so you split your pants….just 
 
 
dj/singingjay Chorus- (Get up) Get up (Get up)…(Get up and dance) Get up and dance 
  (No time) Got no time…For no I can’ts...oh, no...no 
  C’mon (Get up) Stand up (Get up)…Get up and dance (get up and dance) 
  (Roots rock) Dese roots rock …(not for plants) but not for plants 
 
Ad lib – 8 bars dj/singing jay over chorus groove 
 
Ad lib – dj/singing jay Bridge- (smokin’, smokin’) 
  (too hot, too hot to touch) 
  (so hot, so hot, so hot they’re smokin’) 
  (too hot, too hot, too hot, too hot) 
 
Ad lib-dj/singing jay over chorus groove 
 
Double Chorus- (Get up)…(Get up)…(Get up and dance) 
 
  (Get up)…(Get up)…(Get up and dance) 
  (Roots rock)…(not for plants) 
 
  (Get up)…(Get up)..(Get up and dance) 
 
  (Get up)…(Get up)...(Get up and dance). 
  (Roots rock)...(But not for plants) 
 
Repeat chorus and fade on horns