R.E.M. – Man On The Moon - Live From The National Bowl, Milton Keynes / 1995
Genre Live, Rock

LYRIC
Man On The Moon - Live From The National Bowl, Milton Keynes / 1995

Intro

I've actually memorized the words to this next song so
Here they are if you want to read along
This song really doesn't need an explanation, but it's got a lot of "yeah"s in it and that's pretty cool
Here we go

Verse 1

Mott the Hoople and the Game of Life
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Andy Kaufman in the wrestling match
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Monopoly, Twenty-One, checkers and chess
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Mister Fred Blassie in a breakfast mess
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Let's play Twister, let's play Risk
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
See you in heaven if you make the list
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

Before chorus

So, Andy, did you hear about this one?
Tell me, are you locked in the punch?
Hey, Andy, are you goofing on Elvis? Hey, baby
Are we having fun?

Chorus

If you believed they put a man on the moon
Man on the moon
If you believed there's nothing up my sleeve
Then nothing is cool

Verse 2

Moses went walking with the staff of wood
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Newton got beaned by the apple good
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Egypt was troubled by the horrible asp
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Mister Charles Darwin had the balls to ask
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

Before chorus

So, Andy, did you hear about this one?
Tell me, are you locked in the punch?
Hey, Andy, are you goofing on Elvis? Hey, baby
Are we losing touch?

Chorus

If you believed they put a man on the moon
Man on the moon
If you believed there's nothing up my sleeve
Then nothing is cool
Cool!

Bridge

Here's a little agit for the never-believer
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Here's a little ghost for the offering
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Here's a truck stop instead of Saint Peter's
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
Mister Andy Kaufman's gone wrestling
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

Before chorus

So, Andy, did you hear about this one?
Tell me, are you locked in the punch?
Hey, Andy, are you goofing on Elvis? Hey, baby
Are we losing touch?

Chorus

If you believed they put a man on the moon
Man on the moon
If you believed there's nothing up my sleeve
Then nothing is cool
Cool!
If you believed they put a man on the moon
Man on the moon
If you believed there's nothing up my sleeve
Then nothing is cool

If you believed they put a man on the moon
Man on the moon
If you believed there's nothing up my sleeve
Then nothing is cool

If you believed they put a man on the moon
Man on the moon
If you believed there's nothing up my sleeve
Then nothing is cool
Cool!

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