Gary Lewis & The Playboys

DOIN' THE FLAKEGary Lewis & the Playboys(Bass voice: Flake, flake, do the flake, do the flake, flake, flake)(Other backup voices sing same)Everybody from miles aroundComes out dancin' when they hear this soundCrazy new dance that's the top of the townIt's the flakeYou get Peggy & I'll get SueWe'll head on down to MalibuAll our friends will be there tooDoin' the flakeSurf, sand, sun & funMakes the day at Malibu RunStop, listen when you hear that beatIt's easy to do, just move your feetShootin' the curl till the surf's all goneDance in the sand with your baggies onGrab yourself a chick & swing alongTo the flake(same backup routine as at beginning)From: Collins Crapo <>


Gary Lewis and the Playboys were a pop/rock group fronted by musician Gary Lewis, son of comedian Jerry Lewis, which earned its most success as a 'swinging sixties' band. Releasing four gold albums as well as many hits, songs "Build Me Up Buttercup" and "This Diamond Ring" in particular continue to receive significant airplay. The group initially auditioned for a job at Disneyland, supposedly without telling Disneyland employees about Lewis' celebrity father. ... Read More