HANGIN WITH OL ST. NICK


THIS DONT FEEL LIKE CHRISTMAS

NOT AT 89 DEGREES

SITTIN IN ME HAMMOCK WITH ME RUM

UNDERNEATH THE GREEN PALM TREES

THE SKY IS CLEAR AND QUIET

I DON’T THINK SANTA COME TONIGHT

AINT NO SNOW IN CARIBBEAN

THE CLOSEST THING BE THE SAND THAT’S WHITE

SO I SWIG ME BOTTLE

CAUSE WHAT I REALIZE BE THIS

MUCH TOO HOT IN CARIBBEAN

SO I’M NOT ON SANTAS LIST

WHAT’S THE POINT IN HOPING

THE TIME IS UP IT'S NOW MIDNIGHT

NO CHRISTMAS GIFT FOR ISLAND BOY

SOMETHIN BOUT IT JUST DONT SEEM RIGHT


THEN I HEAR A PITTER PATTER UP ON ME ROOF

I LOOK UP TO SEE WHAT BE

THE NOISE BE COMIN FROM THE TINY REINDEER HOOF

AND I SEE SANTA LOOKIN FOR MY CHIMNEY

I SAY HEY SANTA CLAUS DONT NEED NO CHIMNEY IN CARIBBEAN

GET PLENTY OF HEAT HERE ALL DAY LONG FROM THE RED HOT TROPICAL SUN.

HEY, SANTA CLAUS WON’T YOU COME DOWN FROM THERE, DONT SLIP

YEAH, NOW THIS FEEL LIKE CHRISTMAS TIME

CAUSE I BE HANGIN WITH OL SAINT NICK


 SO SANTA CLIMB RIGHT DOWN THEN

WITH HIS BAG O TOYS AND FUN

THEN HE SAY BEFORE WE OPEN PRESENT

HOWS ABOUT SOME ISLAND RUM?

SO I HAND ME BOTTLE

AND HE DRINK IT DOWN RIGHT QUICK

NOW I SEE WHY THEY CALL THAT SANTA CLAUSE

JOLLY OL SAINT NICK


THEN HE SAY THIS BE ME LAST STOP FOR THE NIGHT

I HOPE YOU GOT SOME EXTRA SPACE

THE REINDEER NEED A BREAK FROM THE NIGHTLONG FLIGHT

AND YOUR ISLAND SEEMS THE PERFECT PLACE

I SAY HEY SANTA CLAUS Y’KNOW YOU’RE MORE THAN WELCOME HERE TO STAY

YOU AND ALL YOUR REINDEER MON ON ME TROPICAL HIDEAWAY

HEY, SANTA CLAUS YOU GET THE BED OR COUCH TAKE YOUR PICK

YEAH, NOW THIS FEEL LIKE CHRISTMAS TIME

CAUSE I BE HANGIN WITH OL SAINT NICK

 

SO NOW EVERY YEAR AT CHRISTMAS

JUST A STROKE PAST MIDNIGHT

I HEAR THE JINGLE OF THAT REINDEER SLEIGH

AND I SEE THE RED O RUDY'S LIGHT

CAUSE SANTA MAKE HIS LAST STOP

ON ME LITTLE ISLAND PLACE

TO KICK ON BACK AND JUST RELAX

GET THE TAN BACK ON HIS FACE


AND HE ALWAYS BRING THE GREATEST CHRISTMAS GIFT FOR ME

YEAH, RIGHT TO THIS ISLAND BOY

SANTA BRING THE FRIENDS AND ALL THE FAMILY

AND HIS HO HO KIND OF JOY

I SAY HEY, SANTA CLAUS I LIKE YOUR DROPPIN IN EVERY YEAR

YOU AND MRS CLAUSE AND ELVES AND ALL YOUR FLYING TYPE REINDEER

HEY, SANTA CLAUS I WISH THE CLOCK HAD A SLOWER TICK

CAUSE EVERY DAY FEEL LIKE CHRISTMAS DAY

WHEN I BE HANGIN WITH OL SAINT NICK

YEAH, EVERY DAY FEEL LIKE CHRISTMAS DAY

WHEN I BE HANGIN

WITH OL

SAINT NICK