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Re: The Ketchup Song

From:Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>
Date:Wednesday, November 13, 2002, 2:19
Ooops, i forgat to mention that my "Varieties of Peninsular Spanish"
professor said that some religious group somewhere (Nicaragua, maybe?)
doesn't like the song because they think that "Aserejè..." is some kind
of Satanic chant or something like that.

-Stephen (Steg)

On Tue, 12 Nov 2002 20:58:06 -0500 Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>
There's this song out now by "Las Ketchup" called "Aserejé".  They have
different versions of it in different languages, but in all of them the
chorus is:

»»     Aserejè ja de jè
»»     de jebe tu de jebere seibiunouva
»»     majavi an de bugui an de buididipi

Which is definitely not Spanish.
Some websites i've seen have referred to it as a language of their own,
while others have said that it's just gibberish.  Some pages said that
it's gibberish based on part of "Rapper's Delight" by the Sugarhill Gang
which goes something like this: