The big HIT version of LOUIE LOUIE by the Kingsmen was released on 45 this very day in 1963. However, the song was originally recorded back in the 1950s by the gentleman who wrote the song, RICHARD BERRY. If you've ever wondered about the lyrics, here is that original version. You make out ALL of the lyrics. Maybe you'll be hearing them all for the very first time. Click below to hear how the song first sounded.