Upload

Loading...

I Wanna Be Like You - Ukulele Cover

4,515

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Uploaded on Apr 13, 2009

Its Easter time, I'm at my parents house, and somewhat bored. Picked up my first ever ukulele, tuned it up (rather badly) using a tool I found on the net and decided to record some videos. Like my other vids, the camera is a bit pants, as its the one inbuilt into by laptop, but nevermind. The Uke cost a huge sum - (£10 to be precise!), but that was a few years ago now. Even with inflation, its still a mega credit-crunch crunching tool


This video is I wanna be like You from The Jungle Book, by Disney. Lyrics are below:

Now I'm the king of the swingers, the jungle V.I.P.
I've reached the top and had to stop and that's what's botherin' me
I wanna be a man, man-cub, and stroll right into town
And be just like the other men, I'm tired of monkeyin' 'round, oh

(chorus)
oh, ooh, ooh, I wanna be like you ooh ooh
I wanna walk like you, talk like you too, ooh, ooh
You'll see its true ooh, ooh, an ape like me, ee, ee
Can learn to be hu-ooh-ooh-man too, ooh, ooh

Don't try to kid me man-cub and don't get in a stew
What I desire is man's red fire so I can be like you
Give me the secret man-cub, just clue me what to do
Give me the pow'r of man's red flow'r and make my dreams come true

Chorus

I like your mannerisms, we'll be a set of twins
No one will know where man-cub ends and orangutan begins
And when I eat bananas, I won't peel them with my feet
'Cause I'll become a man-cub and learn some etti - keet.

Chorus

  • Category

  • License

    • Standard YouTube License

Loading...

When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up Next


to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...