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Postby Kevbo1987 » Mon Sep 14, 2009 8:59 pm

I definitely hear the similarities. I had never heard any of his music before, so I never made the connection.
Oh by the way, I've cracked the code.
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Postby NH Weird Al Fan » Mon Sep 14, 2009 11:06 pm

Wow, I never knew Truck Drivin' Song was a style parody of a particular artist...I always thought it was just a spoof of country music in general.

I can see the similarities...and Dave Dudley even sang a song called "Truck Drivin' Son of a Gun."

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Postby Monkeytender » Mon Sep 14, 2009 11:13 pm

Not only that, he calls it the "Truck Driving Song".
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Postby NH Weird Al Fan » Tue Sep 15, 2009 12:13 am

Monkeytender @ September 14, 2009 05:13 pm wrote: Not only that, he calls it the "Truck Driving Song".


Actually, he calls it "Truck Drivin' Son of Gun." He just says the last part quickly.
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Re: Truck Drivin' Song

Postby Mystik Tomato » Tue Nov 29, 2011 9:27 pm

Sever your leg, please. It's the greatest day.
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Re: Truck Drivin' Song

Postby Orthography Enthusiast » Wed Nov 30, 2011 8:02 am

Mystik Tomato wrote:Discuss. :vomit:


Wow. Not only managed to take the "funny" out of a funny song, but also the "song" part.
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Re: Truck Drivin' Song

Postby weirdojace » Wed Nov 30, 2011 6:35 pm

Oh dear.
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Re: Truck Drivin' Song

Postby Margarita » Thu Mar 29, 2018 5:27 pm

I really like this song. Al's vocals in it is marvellous! If compared to, for instance, "She drives like crazy"- it becomes clear that Al has a great vocal range!
And also I used this song to introduce Al to my best friend (she is a part of LGBT community and has a great sense of humor :lol: ) and it's her favourite Al's song now (well, I can't say she's a big fan, but she enjoys some of his work and certainly doesn't mind me talking about Al all the time :D ).
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Re: Truck Drivin' Song

Postby hungerfan » Thu Mar 29, 2018 5:37 pm

Try explaining this song to your 8 year old daughter. She actually listened to it for the first time I guess the other day in the car. I know it has played before in the past when we would listen to Al tunes but this day she is paying close attention to the songs and asks about it. I just told her it was about a guy who drives a big rig truck while obviously being dressed in women's clothing.
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Re: Truck Drivin' Song

Postby TMBJon » Thu Mar 29, 2018 9:18 pm

hungerfan wrote:Try explaining this song to your 8 year old daughter... I just told her it was about a guy who drives a big rig truck while obviously being dressed in women's clothing.

Okay, so you explained it to her perfectly with no problem at all? I don't get the issue.
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