Jambalaya (On the Bayou) Lyrics

Harry Connick, Jr.


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Harlan Howard
album: Track 5 in album Oh, My NOLA
release date: 2007-1-30
popularity : 3 users have visited this page.
length: 3:41
producer: Tracey Freeman
conductor: Harry Connick, Jr.
mixer: Vince Caro
engineer: Vince Caro
arranger: Harry Connick, Jr.
orchestrator: Harry Connick, Jr.

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Harry Connick, Jr. Oh, My NOLA cover art
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Goodbye, Joe, me gotta go, me oh my oh.
Me gotta go, pole the pirogue down the bayou.
My Yvonne, the sweetest one, me oh my oh.
Son of a gun, we'll have big fun on the bayou.

Jambalaya and a crawfish pie and file* gumbo
'Cause tonight I'm gonna see my ma cher amio.
Pick guitar, fill fruit jar and be gayo,
Son of a gun, we'll have big fun on the bayou.

Thibodaux, Fontaineaux, the place is buzzin',
Kinfolk come to see Yvonne by the dozen.
Dress in style and go hog wild, me oh my oh.
Son of a gun, we'll have big fun on the bayou.

Jambalaya and a craw fish pie and file gumbo
'Cause tonight I'm gonna see my ma cher amio.
Pick guitar, fill fruit jar and be gayo,
Son of a gun, we'll have big fun on the bayou.

Settle down far from town, get me a pirogi
And I'll catch all the fish in the bayou.
Swap my mon to buy Yvonne what she need-o.

Son of a gun, we'll have big fun on the bayou.

Jambalaya and a craw fish pie and file gumbo
'Cause tonight I'm gonna see my ma cher amio.
Pick guitar, fill fruit jar and be gayo,
Son of a gun, we'll have big fun on the bayou.


Track Listing

  • 1 Working in the Coal Mine
  • 2 Won't You Come Home Bill Bailey
  • 3 Something You Got
  • 4 Let Them Talk
  • 5 Jambalaya (On the Bayou)
  • 6 Careless Love
  • 7 All These People
  • 8 Yes We Can Can
  • 9 Someday
  • 10 Oh, My NOLA
  • 11 Elijah Rock
  • 12 Sheik of Araby
  • 13 Lazy Bones
  • 14 We Make a Lot of Love
  • 15 Hello Dolly
  • 16 Do Dat Thing