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Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities, Randy Newman

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Randy Newman's, "A Few Words in Defense of Our Country"
The Lyrics:
Men who need no introduction
King Leopold of Belgium, that's right
Everyone thinks he's so great
Who They Mention:
Adolf Hitler
Josef Stalin
King Leopold of Belgium
Submitted by: Tania WYEP
Randy Newman's, "A Piece of the Pie"
The Lyrics:
As General Motors goes so we all
Johnny Cougar's singing it's their country now
He'll e singing for Toyota by the fall
Bono's off in Africa - he's never around
The country turns it's lonely eyes to whom?
Jackson Browne
Who They Mention:
John Cougar Mellancamp
Jackson Browne
Submitted by: Tania WYEP
Randy Newman's, "Four Eyes"
The Lyrics:
For a while I stood there, on the sidewalk
A Roy Rogers lunch pail in my hand
Then I heard sweet children's voices calling
And I began to understand
Who They Mention:
Roy Rogers (singing cowboy of TV and Movies fame)
Submitted by: Tania WYEP
Randy Newman's, "Louisiana 1927"
The Lyrics:
President Coolidge came down in a railroad train With a little fat man with a note-pad in his hand The President say, 'Little fat man isn't it a shame what the river has done To this poor crackers land.'
Who They Mention:
President Calvin Coolidge
Submitted by: Cheeseburger in Parodies

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