Big Bill Blues

Album: Big Bill's Blues (1927)
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  • Lord, my hair's a-rising, my flesh begins to crawl
    Aw, my hair's a-rising, my flesh begin to crawl
    I had a dream last night baby, another mule in my doggone stall

    Now, there's some people said the Big Bill blues ain't bad
    Now, some people said the Big Bill blues ain't bad
    Lord, it must not have been them Big Bill blues they had

    Lord, I wonder what's the matter, papa Bill can't get no mail
    Lord, wonder what's the matter now, papa Bill can't get no mail
    Lord, the post office must be on fire, the mailman must undoubtedly be in jail

    I can't be a wagon, since you ain't gonna be a mule
    Mmm, can't be a wagon mama, since you ain't gonna be a mule
    I ain't gonna fix up your black tradition, I ain't gonna be your doggone fool Writer/s: WILLIAM LEE CONLEY BROONZY
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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