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help me with the name of this song

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by groovking, Mar 20, 2001.


  1. its a funk tune , 70s , it goes something like this after the intro.........common mama,.......groove me babe,.......i need you, (also goes ), ......common little mama, let me tell you something, ive a got a some-thing to say, ........then onto ..groove me babe.........i need you- oo,........not totally sure of the words)........i just heard it at the end of the simsons sitcom, ive heard it a million times and forget the name. i want to transcribe it. its driving me crazy! but its a short drive so..... thanks all!
     
  2. Simpson's as in Homer?

    don't recognize the song, what else happened in the episode?
     
  3. ya simpsons as in homer. the carnies stole his house episode,..........now how about the name of that song?
     
  4. groovking,

    like any other simpson fanatic, i've seen the episode a few times. but your written rendition of the song does not ring a bell.

    now ya got me wonderin
     
  5. when i get it ill post it herm
     
  6. Paul A

    Paul A

    Dec 13, 1999
    Hertfordshire U.K!
    "When the going gets tough (the tough get going)"
    Billy Ocean?????
     
  7. NJXT

    NJXT

    Jan 9, 2001
    Lyon, FRANCE
    Isn't it a 80's song ?
     
  8. Slater

    Slater Bye Millen! Hello?

    Apr 17, 2000
    The Great Lakes State
    The song is titled Groove Me and it's by King Floyd.

    I really like the bassline - It's fun and easy to play.

    My band covers this song, and the crowd always loves it - Gets 'em on the dance floor! :D
     
  9. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Melnibone
    Slater has it right. Very early 70's.
     
  10. YA BABY! THATS IT! I DONT HAVE TO GO MENTAL! GROOVE ME, KING FLOYD! i was thrilled to see the response this afternoon. thanks everyone!!!
    real catchy groove...........
     
  11. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Commercial User

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    Boom Bass Cabinets, DR strings
    Some seriously funky kick drum on the vamp at the end, too.