Poison Ivy" is a popular song by American songwriting duo Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller. It was originally recorded by The Coasters in 1959. It went to on the R&B chart, on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and in the UK. This was their third top-ten hit of that year following "Charlie Brown" and "Along Came Jones". The song discusses a girl known as "Poison Ivy".
Poison Ivy. The Coasters. Album Sorry But I’m Gonna Have To Pass. She comes on like a rose but everybody knows She'll get you in Dutch You can look but you better not touch. Poison ivy, poison ivy Late at night while you're sleepin' Poison ivy comes creepin', around. She's pretty as a daisy But look out man she's crazy She'll really do you in If you let her get under your skin. Poison ivy, poison ivy Late at night while you're sleepin' Poison ivy comes creepin', around
Poison Ivy" is a popular song by American songwriting duo Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller. It went to on the R&B chart and on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song discusses a girl named Ivy, calling her "Poison Ivy" because of her reputation with men as a player.
The Coasters - Poison Ivy. Poison Ivy. Download MP3. Terms of Service. Album: Play 50's Music, 2017. Has been played on. United States 112.
Album: Greatest Hits (1959). Charted: 15 7. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Since the song wasn't big in England, British groups could perform it without being compared to The Coasters. British mod-revival group The Lambrettas catchy re-make was the most successful, peaking at in the UK charts in 1980.