- in 1964 - Max Firetag, the publisher of "Louie Louie" by "the Kingsmen", offered $1000 to anyone who could find obscene lyrics in the song. The song was originally recorded in an R&B vein by "Richard Berry" (who wrote it) and the Pharoahs in the late '50s. "Iggy Pop" later recorded a version that certainly did have obscene lyrics.
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