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Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities, Lyle Lovett

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Anthology, Vol. 1: Cowboy Man album at
Lyle Lovett's, "If I Had a Boat"
The Lyrics:
If I were Roy Rogers
I'd sure enough be single
I couldn't bring myself to marrying old Dale
It'd just be me and Trigger
We'd go riding through them movies
Then we'd buy a boat and on the sea we'd sail.
Who They Mention:
Roy Rogers
Dale Rogers (and Roy's horse, Trigger)
Submitted by: Tania WYEP
Lyle Lovett's, "It's Rock and Roll"
The Lyrics:
Janis died when she was sleeping
I was only seventeen
Elvis died at home in Memphis
But that won't happen to me
Who They Mention:
Janis Joplin
Elvis Presley
Submitted by: Tania WYEP

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