Track Title:               A-Tisket, A-Tasket

Album Title:               The Early Years - Part 1, disc 2
Prime Artist:              Ella Fitzgerald
Written by:                Al Feldman

Written by:                Van Alexander
Written by:                Ella Fitzgerald
Orchestra:                 Chick Webb     (William Henry W.)

Lyrics:
A-tisket a-tasket
A green-and-yellow basket
I bought a basket for my mommie
On the way I dropped it

I dropped it, I dropped it
Yes, on the way I dropped it
A little girlie picked it up
And took it to the market

She was truckin' on down the avenue
Without a single thing to do
She was peck, peck, peckin' all around
When she spied it on the ground

A-tisket a-tasket
She took my yellow basket
And if she doesn't bring it back
I think that I shall die

(Was it red?)    No, no, no, no
(Was it brown?)  No, no, no, no
(Was it blue?)   No, no, no, no
Just a little yellow basket

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