What a Good Boy Song Lyrics

Barenaked Ladies

Barenaked Ladies Gordon cover art
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When I was born
They looked at me and said
What a good boy
What a smart boy
What a strong boy

And when you were born
They looked at you and said
What a good girl
What a smart girl
What a pretty girl

We've got these chains
Hanging round our necks
People want to strangle us with them

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Hello City
  • 2 Enid
  • 3 Grade 9
  • 4 Brian Wilson
  • 5 Be My Yoko Ono
  • 6 Wrap Your Arms Around Me
  • 7 What a Good Boy
  • 8 The King of Bedside Manor
  • 9 Box Set
  • 10 I Love You
  • 11 New Kid (on the Block)
  • 12 Blame It on Me
  • 13 The Flag
  • 14 If I Had $1000000
  • 15 Crazy


  • credits


    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Ed Robertson, Steven Page
    album: Track 7 in album Gordon
    release date: 1992-7-28
    popularity : 112 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Alternative Rock
    length: 3:57
    drums: Tyler Stewart
    lead vocals: Steven Page
    vocal: Ed Robertson
    double bass: Jim Creeggan
    guitars: Ed Robertson
    guitar: Steven Page
    piano & organ: Andy Creeggan
    composer: Ed Robertson, Steven Page
    lyricist: Steven Page

    Album Information

    label: Reprise Records
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 075992695626
    script: Latin