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"Let me put on a show for you, tiger
Let me put on a show
"

Intro

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Yayo is a song Lana has previously expressed a great love for. This is probably why
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it has been reused so often. It has been featured on the No Kung Fu EP (a demo version), the Kill Kill EP, the Lana Del Ray a.k.a. Lizzy Grant album, and the Paradise Edition of the Born to Die album (a remastered version).

It was written by Grant herself and is 5 minutes 45 seconds long. It is registered on ASCAP.

Live versions can also be found, as well as a special

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rock version.
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'Yayo' may refer to 'yeyo', another name for cocaine. This seems likely given the running theme of abusive substances in her songs.





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Lyrics

I like the snake on your tattoo
I like the ivy and the ink blue
Yayo
Yeah, you
Yayo

You have to take me right now
From this dark trailer park life now
Yayo
How now
Yayo

Put me onto your black motorcycle
Fifty baby dollar dress for my “I do"
It'll only take two hours to Nevada
I wear your sparkle, you call me your mama

Let me put on a show for you, daddy
Let me put on a show
Let me put on a show for you, tiger
Let me put on a show

I need you like a baby when I hold you
Like a druggy, like I toke you
Yayo
Yeah, you
Yayo

Put me onto your black motorcycle
Fifty baby dollar dress for my “I do"
It'll only take two hours to Nevada
I wear your sparkle, you call me your mama

Let me put on a show for you, daddy
Let me put on a show
Let me put on a show for you, tiger
Let me put on a show

Hello, heaven, you are tunnel-lined
With yellow lights on a dark night
Yayo
Yeah, you
Yayo

Put me onto your black motorcycle
Fifty baby dollar dress for my “I do"
It'll only take two hours to Nevada
I wear your sparkle, you call me your mama

Let me put on a show for you, daddy
Let me put on a show
Let me put on a show for you, tiger
Let me put on a show

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