Hey, Mr. DJ, I Thought You Said We Had A Deal (Dial-A-Song 1)

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song name Hey, Mr. DJ, I Thought You Said We Had a Deal
artist They Might Be Giants
releases Unreleased, Dial-A-Song, Power Of Dial-A-Song, Free When You Call From Work
year 1988
run time 2:22
sung by John Linnell


  • This is the first version of the Dial-A-Song demo of the song. It sounds like it was made on toys with minor lyrical differences from the final studio version.
  • On one of the recordings, John Flansburgh mentions the release of Lincoln, meaning that this song played on the service at least as early as 1988.

Song Themes

Bad English, Children, Criminal Activities, Games, Gratitude, Lies And Deception, Money, Oblique Cliches Or Idiom, Occupations, People (Imaginary), Puns, Recycled Material, References To Other Songs Or Musicians, Self-Reference, Sex, Titles And Honorifics


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