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Cause here comes the judge Don't nobody buzz Cause here comes the judge Judge Shorty is presidin' today And he don't take no stuff from nobody No kind of way Hey boy, take off that hat Where do you think you're at I know where you gon' be If you don't heed my plea I'm here to tell you Court's in session Order in the court now Court's in session.
"Here Comes the Judge" is a song and single by American soul and comedy singer Pigmeat Markham first released in on the Chess label. The record entered the UK charts in July , spending eight weeks on the charts and reaching 19 as its highest position. The song originated with his signature comedy routine "heyeah (here) come da judge", which made a mockery of formal courtroom etiquette.
BACKSTORY: EMI Records U.K. issued the soulful novelty that was “Here Comes The Judge” on the Tamla Motown label during the same week that the record peaked at No. 8 on the Billboard Hot It was Shorty Long’s one major pop hit at home, and his only success – of any scale – on the other side of the Atlantic. As such, it has a special place in Hitsville hearts in Britain, where the.
After Frederick "Shorty" Long's single "Here Comes the Judge" shot to #8 on the pop charts in July of , Motown Records decided to capitalize on its success with the release of a full-length LP bearing the same name later that year. In addition to the hit title track which opens the record, the funky song set is augmented by the newly penned gems "Don't Mess With My Weekend" and "Devil.