"Do Wah Diddy Diddy" is a song written by Jeff Barry and Ellie Greenwich and originally recorded in 1963 by the American vocal group The Exciters. In 1964, it was covered by British R&B, Beat and pop band Manfred Mann. Manfred Mann's version, which was more commercially successful, was recorded on June 11, 1964, released on July 10 and spent two weeks in August at number one in the UK Singles Chart and in October of…
There she was just walkin' down the street
Singin', \"Do wah diddy, diddy, dum diddy do\"
Snappin' her fingers and shufflin' her feet
Singin', \"Do wah diddy diddy, dum diddy do\"