Count Up To Nine

sung by The Count Von Count (Jerry Nelson)
and His Royal Transylvanians

[Scene: A room in the Countís castle, with a jukebox in the background.
The Count puts a coin in it, and a chorus coming from it starts to sing.]

Chorus: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, a-oo doo-wah!
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, a-oo doo-wah!

Count: Ohhh-ohh, baby, count up to nine for me!
Ohhh-ohh, baby, count up to nine for me!
Ohhh-ohh, baby, count up to nine for me tonight!
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9!

Ohhh-ohh, baby, make the world fine for me!
Ohhh-ohh, baby, make the sun shine for me!
Ohhh-ohh, baby, count up to nine for me tonight!
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9!
I know you can count up to seven

Chorus: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7!

Count: I know you can count up to eight

Chorus: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8!

Count: But youíll count up to nine if you love me
I can hardly wait!

[The Count now laughs a lot and there's lighting and thunder and howls of a wolf]

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9!

Chorus :1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9!

Count: Ohhh-ohh, baby, count up to nine for me!
1, 2, 3 -- this is divine for me!
Ohhh-ohh, baby, count up to nine for me tonight!
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9!

Chorus: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9!

Count: Count to nine today!

Chorus: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, a-oo, doo-wah!

[spoken]

Count: One!
Two!
Three!
Four!
Five!
Six!
Seven!
Eight!
Nine!

[Laughs, and his thunder and lightning follow.]

Oh, I love it!

Transcribed by Andrea Sunderland, SilveryShoe@aol.com, and CookieCountDawn


available on the album

Born To Add

Born To Add (CD)


and on the album

The Count's Countdown

The Count's Countdown (CD)


and on the video

Rock and Roll!

Rock & Roll
, also on DVD and with A Bert Toy!