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"Oklahoma!'" is a song featured in the 1955 film of the same name sung by Charlotte Greenwood as Aunt Eller, James Whitmore as Andrew Carnes, Shirley Jones as Laurey Williams and Gordon MacRae as Curly McLain with music composed by Richard Rodgers and lyrics written by Oscar Hammerstein II.

Lyrics

Aunt Eller:
They couldn't pick a better time to start in life

Andrew:
It ain't too early and it ain't too late

Laurey:
Startin' as a farmer with a brand new wife

Curly:
Soon be livin' in a brand new state

Company:
Brand new state!
Gonna treat you great!

Assorted Men:
Gonna give you barley, carrots and pertaters
Pasture fer the cattle
Spinach and termayters

Aunt Eller:
Flowers on the prarie where the June bugs zoom
Plenty of air and plenty of room

Andrew:
Plenty o' room to swing a rope!

Aunt Eller:
Plenty of heart and plenty of hope

Curly:
Oklahoma, where the wind comes sweepin' down the plain
And the wavin' wheat, can sure smell sweet
When the wind comes right behind the rain

Oklahoma, ev'ry night my honey lamb and I
Sit alone and talk, and watch a hawk
Makin' lazy circles in the sky

We know we belong to the land
And the land we belong to is grand
And when we say

Company:
Yeeow A-yip-i-o-e-ay

Curly:
We're only sayin'
You're doin' fine, Oklahoma
Oklahoma, O.K

Company:
Oklahoma, where the wind comes sweepin' down the plain
Oklahama, where the wavin' wheat, can sure smell sweet
When the wind comes right behind the rain

Oklahoma, ev'ry night my honey lamb and I
Every night we sit alone and talk
And watch a hawk
Makin' lazy circles in the sky (Sky)

We know we belong to the land (Yoho)
And the land we belong to is grand

Yip-i-yi, Yip-i-yi, Yip-i-yi, Yip-i-yi, Yip-i-yi, Yip-i-yi

And when we say
Yeeow A-yip-i-o-e-ay
We're only sayin'
You're doin' fine, Oklahoma
Oklahoma, you're O.K

Okla-homa-Okla-homa-Okla-homa
Okla-homa-Okla-homa-Okla-homa

Curly & Laury:
We know we belong to the land
And the land we belong to is grand
And when we say

All:
Yeeow A-yip-i-o-e-ay
We're only sayin'
You're doin' fine, Oklahoma
Oklahoma, O-K-
L - A - H - O - M - A
Oklahoma
Yeeow


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Media
Oklahoma! (Soundtrack/Video)
Characters
Curly McLainLaurey WilliamsWill ParkerAdo AnnieAunt EllerJud FryAli HakimAndrew CarnesIke SkidmoreGertie Cummings
Songs
Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'The Surrey with the Fringe on TopKansas CityI Cain't Say NoMany a New DayPeople Will Say We're in LovePore Jud Is DaidOut of My DreamsThe Farmer and the CowmanAll Er Nuthin'Oklahoma!
Locations
Oklahoma
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