Who Sang I'm a Woman? Peggy Lee

publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller
release date: 1963
genres: Jazz Latin Pop
styles: Soul-Jazz/Easy Listening
length: 2:10
vocal: Peggy Lee
lyricist: Jerry Leiber
composer: Mike Stoller
I can wash out 44 pairs of socks and have 'em hangin out on the line
I can starch & iron 2 dozens shirts 'fore you can count from 1 to 9
I can scoop up a great big dipper full of lard from the drippin's can
Throw it in the skillet, go out & do my shopping, be back before it melts in the pan
'Cause I'm a woman! W-O-M-A-N, I'll say it again

I can rub & scrub this old house til it's shinin like a dime
Feed the baby, grease the car, & powder my face at the same time
Get all dressed up, go out and swing til 4 a.m. and then
Lay down at 5, jump up at 6, and start all over again
'Cause I'm a woman! W-O-M-A-N, I'll say it again

If you come to me sickly you know I'm gonna make you well
If you come to me all hexed up you know I'm gonna break the spell
If you come to me hungry you know I'm gonna fill you full of grits
If it's lovin you're likin, I'll kiss you and give you the shiverin' fits
'Cause I'm a woman! W-O-M-A-N, I'll say it again

I got a twenty-dollar gold piece says there ain't nothing I can't do
I can make a dress out of a feed bag and I can make a man out of you

'Cause I'm a woman! W-O-M-A-N, I'll say it again
'Cause I'm a woman! W-O-M-A-N, and that's all.

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 The Alley Cat Song
  • 2 Mama’s Gone, Goodbye
  • 3 I’m Walkin’
  • 4 Come Rain or Come Shine
  • 5 There Ain’t No Sweet Man That’s Worth the Salt of My Tears
  • 6 I’m a Woman
  • 7 Mack the Knife
  • 8 You’re Nobody Till Somebody Loves You
  • 9 I’ll Get By
  • 10 I Left My Heart in San Francisco
  • 11 A Taste of Honey
  • 12 One Note Samba