This can be sung or chanted. It's a song for choosing. There are many variations in different regions of Japan. Most have the same first two lines as below...
Which One Should I Choose?
Which one should I choose?
It's just as the God in heaven says,
Shoot it, bang bang bang,
(From Google Translate)
Dochira ni shiyou ka na
Ten no kamisama no iu tōri
Teppō utte banbanban
Kaki no tane
Ayako Egawa translated more versions for us. To start, the first two lines above are chanted and then one of the lines below...
Shoot it, dong dong dong
Red beans, white beans, brown beans
赤豆 白豆 茶色豆
Ice cream chocolate
Is the rice cracker already baked?
A bunny fell down.
More versions on Japanese Wikipedia Here.
If anyone would like to share the version they know, please email me. Thanks! Mama Lisa
Thanks and Acknowledgements
Thanks to Ayako Egawa for checking the translation and for translating the other versions. First version translated by Lisa.