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Old 08-12-2009, 07:35 PM   #1
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Translation of Joe Cocker Woodstock Performance

Finally, after 40 years, someone has opened the vault and revealed
the answer to a question that has clawed at our brains since the
1969 Woodstock album was released:

What the hell were the lyrics to Joe Cocker's version of 'A Little
Help From My Friends'?

He was so wigged-out and loopy on a multitude of drugs, no one has
been able to understand his garbled, mush-mouth version......until now!

Click link below for the lyrics... FINALLY IT'S CRYSTAL CLEAR!

Joe Cocker

Okay, I admit this was a (little) before my time, but Joe Cocker was a familiar voice in the household when I was growing up. I still LOLed at this.
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Old 08-12-2009, 07:44 PM   #2
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That was awesome!I tink we all watched the wonder years.

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Old 08-13-2009, 01:06 AM   #3
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HAHA!!! That was freakin awesome! gotta love joe cocker dude, that guy kicks ass

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Old 08-13-2009, 01:27 PM   #4
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A little before my time, but Joe Cocker was always on the radio when I was growing up. Awesome translation, I couldn't stop laughing.

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Old 08-13-2009, 01:54 PM   #5
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It hurt so much from laughing...

Oh I just cut and pasted your entire post into an email and forwarded it you are about to have internet meme status...just like starwars guy.
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Old 08-13-2009, 02:25 PM   #7
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I'm torn......On the one hand hilarious, on the other hand, still a great performance.

I'll give it a standing ovation while laughing my ass off!

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Old 08-13-2009, 02:26 PM   #8
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That was awesome. Reminds me of misheardlyricsguy from youtube. He does Pearl Jam's Yellow Ledbetter. I present for your enjoyment the best misheard lyrics ever:


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Old 08-13-2009, 02:28 PM   #9
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Do a search on YouTube for "Ken Lee"...
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Old 08-13-2009, 02:32 PM   #10
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I think some of my brain cells popped watching how whacked he was on stage. Gotta dig it tho'.

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