Goat Head

  • See, tomatoes are green
    And cotton is white
    My heroes are black
    So why God got blue eyes?

    My daddy, he stayed
    My grandmama's a maid
    My mama was brave
    To take me outside
    'Cause mama is white

    And daddy is black
    When I first got made
    Guess I made these folks mad
    See, I know my colors, see
    But what I wanna know is

    Who slashed my dad's tires and put a goat head in the back?
    I guess I wasn't s'posed to know that, too bad
    I guess I'm not 'posed to mind
    'Cause I'm brown, I'm not black

    But who said that?
    See, I'm black, I'm not white
    But I'm that, nah
    Nah, I'm this, right?
    I'm one drop of three-fifths, right?

    Goat head in the back
    Goat head in the back
    Goat head in the back
    Goat head in the back
    Goat head in the back
    Goat head in the back
    Goat head in the back
    Goat head in the back
    Goat head in the back Writer/s: Brittany Howard
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