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You’ll Be Mine

You so sweet, you so fine, How I wish, you was mine. Honey, I’ll be your love, You’ll be mine. You’ll be mine. You’ll be mine. You so nice, you so true, I’m so glad, I love you. Honey, I’ll be your love, You’ll be mine. You’ll

The Red Rooster

Well, I got a little red rooster Too lazy to crow for day Well, I got a little red rooster Too lazy to crow for day Keep everything in the barnyard Upset in every way Well, the dogs begin to bark Hound begin to howl Well, the

Shake for Me

Sure look good, but it don’t mean a thing to me Sure look good, but it don’t mean a thing to me I got a hip-shaking woman, shake like a willow tree You better wait baby, you got back a little too late You better wait baby,

Dust My Broom

I’m a get up soon in the mornin’ I believe I’ll dust my broom I’m a get up soon in the mornin’ I believe I’ll dust my broom I’ll quit the best gal, I’m lovin’ Now my friends can get in my room I’m gonna write a

One Way Out

Ain’t but one way out baby, Lord, I just can’t go out the door Ain’t but one way out baby, And Lord I just can’t go out the door ‘Cause there’s a man down there, Might be your man I don’t know Lord, you got me trapped

Person to Person

Don’t send, don’t write no letter Stay away from your telephone I need you person to person Send your little fine self on home Don’t send me no message You know I’m all alone I need you person to person Bring your little fine self on home

Rollin’ and Tumblin’

I roll and I tumble, I cried the whole night long Yes, I roll and I tumble, I cried the whole night long I got up this morning, feeling that something going on wrong Well now I want you to love me baby, or please let me

Coming Home

Well now, look for me baby, you know I’m comin home. Well now, look for me baby, because you know I’m comin home. Well now, the reason why I left you down, You know you’d done me wrong. Well now, I’m comin’ home to you baby and

Standing at the Crossroads

Well I’m standin’ at the crossroads, With my head hung down and cryin’ Well I’m standin’ at the crossroads, With my head hung down and cryin’ Well I was thinkin’ about my baby, And I know she can’t be found I work hard for my baby, And

Something Inside Me

Something inside me that just won’t let me be Something inside me that just won’t let me be, yeah My baby is gone and left me and my heart’s in misery I wake up early in the mornin’ in my bedroom all alone I wake up early

The Sky Is Crying

The sky is crying, look at the tears roll down the street The sky is crying, look at the tears roll down the street I’m waiting in tears looking for my baby, and I wonder where can she be? I saw my baby one morning, and she

It Hurts Me Too

You said you hurtin’, you almost lost your mind The man you love he hurt you all the time When things go wrong, go wrong with you It hurtin’ me too You love him more, when you should love him less Why pick up behind him and

Shake Your Moneymaker

Shake your moneymaker [Repeat: x5] And then Shake your moneymaker [Repeat: x5] And then I got a girl who lives up on the hill I got a girl who lives up on the hill Talk she gonna love me, but I don’t believe she will You gotta

Too Many Cooks

Too many cooks are gonna spoil the stew Too many cooks are gonna spoil the stew Too many cooks are gonna spoil the stew There ain’t nobody cooking but me and you Too many cooks are trying to get in your kitchen The first thing you know

Got a Good Thing Goin’

When you told me was all over, babe You thought all I ever was, was through (Oh-oh!) When you told me it was all over, babe Thought all I ever was through (oh yeah) I had three more irons in the fire Sorry, but I forgot to

Trash Talkin’

Went down to Albert’s Alley Pick up on me a Collins mix Went to the bar an’ ordered me a drink Tried to relax myself Looked around and saw two soul sisters They were sippin’ sodas And the other look caught their companions On the dance floor

Katy Too

I’m not the going steady kind I miss ’em all, all the time I told Annie I’d be true But I still think about Katy too [Chorus] Katy too, Katy too I still think about Katy too If you should see miss Mary-Ann Just tell her I’m

Remember

Remember when you were young How the hero was never hung Always got away Remember, how the man Used to leave you empty handed Always, always let you down If you ever change your mind About leaving it all behind Remember, remember, today Don’t feel sorry ‘Bout

Unbelievable

It’s unbelievable, it’s strange but true, It’s inconceivable it could happen to you. You go north and you go south Just like bait in the fish’s mouth. Ya must be livin’ in the shadow of some kind of evil star. It’s unbelievable it would get this far.

Goin’ Home

Goin’ home tomorrow Can’t stand your evil way Goin’ home tomorrow Can’t stand your evil way When you’re around me I’m full of misery all day I can’t go on I can’t go on this way I can’t go on I can’t go on this way You

Nothing New (Same Old Thing)

The blues is knocking on my door Just like it did once before Nothing new, just the same old thing You got me singing the blues again The news is all over the town You got me acting like a clown Nothing new, it’s the same old

I Want to Go Home

Well I’m tired and I gotta go home I’m tired and I gotta go home My baby told me she’s gonna set me free If I don’t hurry back home So I better be on my way You know I cannot stay It’s been nice you know

Hum Diddy Doo

Hum diddy hum diddy hum diddy doo I got a special kind of lovin’ And it’s just for you Come and get it Come and get it what’cha gonna do I ain’t got all day to wait on you Yippie-yi yippie-yi yippie yi-yay I can’t seem to

Miss Eloise, Miss Eloise

Well, I gotta leave my baby, now ‘Cause she won’t leave these numbers ‘lone Well, I gotta leave my baby, now ‘Cause she won’t leave these numbers ‘lone She keep me worried and bothered, Lord And troubled all the time Lord, I work hard ev’ryday And my

Over, Under, Sideways, Down

(Hey! Hey! Hey! Hey!) Cars and girls are easy come by in this day and age. Laughing, joking, dreams, weed smoking, till I’ve spent my wage. When I was young, people spoke of immorality. All the things they said were wrong are what I want to be.

That’s All

Now come here baby, get ready to go ‘Cause I’m in the mood to rock and roll And that’s all, I mean to tell you, that’s all All you have to do is rock and roll and that’s all We’ll start to rockin’, I don’t like to

Ration Blues

Baby baby baby, what’s wrong with Uncle Sam? He’s cut down on my sugar, now he’s messin’ with my ham I got the ration blues, blue as I can be Oh me, I’ve got those ration blues I got to live on forty ounces, of any kind

It’s a Low Down Dirty Shame

It’s a low down dirty, low down dirty shame It’s a low down dirty, low down dirty shame I’m in love with a married woman, I just can’t call her name She’s a no good woman, don’t mean no man no good She’s a no good woman,

A Chicken Ain’t Nothin’ But a Bird

Say! Everyone’s talking ’bout chicken; Chicken’s a popular bird; Anywhere you go, you’re bound to find, A chicken ain’t nothin’ but a bird. Some folks call it a fowl, That’s the story I heard, But let ’em call it this and let ’em call it that, A

Somebody Done Hoodooed the Hoodoo Man

Hey, clowns, have you dug the latest jive on the surfar? No, man! Well they got him. They got who? You know, that man that’s been cooking up that jive, selling it to these folks ’round town, makin ’em have them funny dreams. You mean the hoodoo

Midnight Special

Well, you wake up in the mornin’, you hear the work bell ring, And they march you to the table to see the same old thing. Ain’t no food upon the table, and no pork up in the pan. But you better not complain, boy, you get

That Old Black Magic

That old black magic has me in its spell That old black magic that you weave so well Icy fingers up And down my spine The same old witchcraft when your eyes meet mine The same old tingle that I feel Inside When that elevator starts its

St. Louis Blues

I hate to see that evening sun go down I hate to see that evening sun go down Cause my baby, he’s gone left this town Feelin’ tomorrow like I feel today If I’m feelin’ tomorrow like I feel today I’ll pack my truck and make my

I Just Thought You’d Like to Know

I just thought you’d like to know Since you’d made your plans to go It’s gonna hurt me so to see you go But I hope you find another love and he’ll be good to you But still and yet I can’t forget the things we used

It’s Just About Time

(Just about time I’m feelin’ blue tryin’ to get over you) Maybe it’s just about time I told you I’m all through with you But just about the time I start to tell you I start feeling blue And just about then I lose my nerve and

Katy Too

I’m not the going steady kind I miss ’em all, all the time I told Annie I’d be true But I still think about Katy too [Chorus] Katy too, Katy too I still think about Katy too If you should see miss Mary-Ann Just tell her I’m

You Win Again

The news is out all over town That you’ve been seen out runnin’ around I know that I should leave, but then I just can’t go You win again This heart of mine could never see What everybody knows but me Just trusting in you was my

Home of the Blues

Just around the corner there’s heartache Down the street that losers use If you can wade in through the teardrops You’ll find me at the Home of the Blues I walk and cry while my heartbeat Keeps time with the drag of my shoes The sun never

Don’t Make Me Go

You take my hand and smile at me But I can tell you’d rather be Alone or with somebody else you know And when your eyes are looking to mine That old time love light doesn’t shine But let me try again, don’t make me go I

I Ain’t Done Wrong

Yeah the bells have tolled, And my baby caught that train and gone. Oh the bells have tolled, And my baby caught that train and gone. Well it’s all my fault, I must have done somebody wrong. Well it’s all my fault, And I just can’t explain.

Still I’m Sad

See the stars come joining down from the sky, Gently passing, they kiss your tears when you cry. See the wind of summer blow your hair upon your head, See the rain, the falling rain, it’s rain. Still I’m sad. Oh my flowers, my tears just falling

Smokestack Lightning

Yeah, smokestack lightning Don’t you hear me callin’? Don’t you hear me callin’? Well, well Tell me where did you go last night? I gotta know who you been with Tell me where did you go last night? Well, well You gotta stop your train Let me

Still I’m Sad

See the stars come joining down from the sky, Gently passing, they kiss your tears when you cry. See the wind of summer blow your hair upon your head, See the rain, the falling rain, it’s rain. Still I’m sad. Oh my flowers, my tears just falling

Smokestack Lightning

Yeah, smokestack lightning Don’t you hear me callin’? Don’t you hear me callin’? Well, well Tell me where did you go last night? I gotta know who you been with Tell me where did you go last night? Well, well You gotta stop your train Let me

Good Morning Little Schoolgirl

Good morning, little schoolgirl. Good morning, little schoolgirl. Can I go home with you? Won’t you let me go home with you, So I can hug, hug, squeeze, squeeze? If you let me I can tease you baby. Hey, hey hey hey. Hey hey hey hey. Hey,

Don’t Blame Me

Ever since the lucky night I found you I’ve hung around you just like a fool Falling head and heels in love like a kid out of school. My poor heart is in an awful state now But it’s too late now to call a halt So

Red Sails in the Sunset

‘Twas down where fisher folk gather, I wander’d far from the throng I heard a fisher girl singing And this refrain was her song: Red sails in the sunset ‘Way out on the sea Oh! carry my loved one Home safely to me. He sailed at the

Keep the Faith, Baby

Keep the faith, Baby That’s what the man said Keep the faith Baby I ain’t down Ain’t down I ain’t down Not yet, you bet’cha Keep the faith, Baby Don’t forget I’m still laughin’ (TB: Good) I’m still laughin’ I’m still laughin away, it’s okay I’m still

Come on Baby

Come on, tell me what you’re gonna do Come on, tell me what you’re gonna do All the people want to know, what’s the matter with me an’you I can’t sleep, I can’t eat, Doctor done told me, stay off-a my feet Come on, tell me what

Mona Lisa

Mona Lisa, Mona Lisa men have named you You’re so like the lady with the mystic smile Is it only ’cause you’re lonely they have blamed you? For that Mona Lisa strangeness in your smile? Do you smile to tempt a lover, Mona Lisa? Or is this

Mambo Chillun

Mambo allow me Mambo, baby I didn’t care if mama didn’t allow me I goin’ to mambo in da house Beat there, baby, Mambo wit’ you baby All night long, Mambo wit’chu baby Mambo don’t lie, lie me to mama I don’t care; Mambo don’t lie I

Baby Lee

Baby, please, don’t do me wrong Baby Lee, please, don’t do me wrong I love you, gal; always treat me wrong Baby Lee, please, don’t do me wrong Baby Lee, please, don’t do me wrong I love you, baby; always treat me mean Takin’ me downtown, baby,

Sally Mae

Sally Mae, Sally Mae Lord, you know you ain’t done me right Sally Mae, Sally Mae Lord, you know you ain’t done me right You stay out all night long Don’t do a thing but run around Lord, you know I love you That’s why you treat

The Glory of Love

You’ve got to give a little, take a little, and let your poor heart break a little. That’s the story of, that’s the glory of love. You’ve got to laugh a little, cry a little, until the clouds roll by a little. That’s the story of, that’s

Just Be True

We’re kids no more baby, we belong you and me together I vowed never to do you wrong, and shall always keep you happy, (together) Now dear the things that I need are very few But there is one thing, that I demand of you Just be

Viper Mad

just viper mad must have my fun i’m never sad it can’t be done the people are talking but i don’t care i’m 21 far from done i’ve just begun wrap your chops round this stick of tea blow this gage and get high with me good

Perdido Street Blues

Perdido I look for my heart It’s perdido I lost it way down in Torito The day the fiesta started Bolero I sway that they play the Bolero I kissed me the listing sombrero And that’s when my heart departed High was the sun when I held

You Can’t Catch Me

I bought a brand-new air-mobile It custom-made, ’twas a Flight De Ville With a pow’ful motor and some hideaway wings Push in on the button and you can hear her sing Now you can’t catch me Baby you can’t catch me ‘Cause if you get too close,

No Particular Place to Go

Riding along in my automobile My baby beside me at the wheel I stole a kiss at the turn of a mile My curiosity runnin’ wild Crusin’ and playin’ the radio With no particular place to go Riding along in my automobile I was anxious to tell

Rock & Roll Music

Rock And Roll Music Just let me hear some of that Rock And Roll Music, Any old way you choose it, It’s got a back beat, you can’t lose it, Any old time you use it. It’s gotta be Rock And Roll Music, If you want to

Achin’ Breakin’ Heart

Well, I have lived a lot and done my part of running ’round And never did I think I’d let a sweet love get me down But now I see how wrong I was, you’re part of every plan Perhaps I’ll pay but come what may, my

Downhearted Blues

My man mistreated me, and he drove me from his door Lord he mistreated me, and he drove me from his door But the Good Book says you’ve got to reap just what you sow I got the world in a jug, got the supper? right here

No Particular Place to Go

Riding along in my automobile My baby beside me at the wheel I stole a kiss at the turn of a mile My curiosity runnin’ wild Crusin’ and playin’ the radio With no particular place to go Riding along in my automobile I was anxious to tell

Rock & Roll Music

Rock And Roll Music Just let me hear some of that Rock And Roll Music, Any old way you choose it, It’s got a back beat, you can’t lose it, Any old time you use it. It’s gotta be Rock And Roll Music, If you want to

Baby I Love You

Baby, I love you, yes I do Baby, I love you, yes I do I don’t know why I love you but I do Girl, I’m crazy, oh Lord, I’m crazy about you You entered my life and upset my dreams You’ve been a part of me

We’re Gonna Make It

We may not have a cent to pay the rent But we’re gonna make it, I know we will We may have to eat beans every day But we’re gonna make it, I know we will And if a job is hard to find And we have

Blind Man

  Blind man standing on the corner Crying out the blues, said, “I don’t need a dollar And don’t you give me a dime Until you bring back that little girl of mine” I can’t let her go, I’m hooked, I can’t let her go People try

Grits Ain’t Groceries

If I don’t love you, baby Grits ain’t grocery Eggs ain’t poultry And Mona Lisa was a man Oh yeah, let’s get into it, listen All around the world I’d rather be a fly I’d lite on my baby ‘n stay with my woman ’till I die

At Last

At last my love has come along My lonely days are over and life is like a song, oh yeah At last the skies above are blue My heart was wrapped up clover the night I looked at you I found a dream that I could speak

Wang Dang Doodle

Tell Automatic Slim , tell Razor Totin’ Jim Tell Butcher Knife Totin’ Annie, tell Fast Talking Fanny A we gonna pitch a ball, a down to that union hall We gonna romp and tromp till midnight We gonna fuss and fight till daylight We gonna pitch a

Who’s Been Talking?

My baby caught the train, left me all alone My baby caught the train, left me all alone She knows I love her, she doin’ me wrong My baby bought the ticket, long as her right arm My baby bought the ticket, long as my right arm

I Ain’t Superstitious

Well, I ain’t superstitious, black cat just cross my trail Well, I ain’t superstitious, oh the black cat just cross my trail Don’t sweep me with no broom, I might get put in jail When my right hand itches, I gets money for sure When my right

Killing Floor

I should of quit you, a long time ago I should of quit you, Babe, long time ago I should of quit you, and went on to Mexico If I had of followed, my first mind If I had of followed, my first mind I’d of been

Evil

If you’re a long way from home Can’t sleep at night Grab your telephone Something just ain’t right That’s evil Evil is goin’ on wrong I am warnin’ ya brother You better watch your happy home Well, long way from home and Can’t sleep at all You

Spoonful

It could be a spoonful of coffee It could be a spoonful of tea But one little spoon of your precious love Is good enough for me Men lie about that spoonful Some cry about that spoonful Some die about that spoonful Everybody fight about a spoonful

The Red Rooster

Well, I got a little red rooster Too lazy to crow for day Well, I got a little red rooster Too lazy to crow for day Keep everything in the barnyard Upset in every way Well, the dogs begin to bark Hound begin to howl Well, the

Smokestack Lightning

Ah, oh, smokestack lightning Shinin’, just like gold Why don’t ya hear me cryin’? Ah, who ho, oh Who Whoa, oh, tell me, baby What’s the, matter with you? Why don’t ya hear me cryin’? Who ho, who ho Who Whoa, oh, tell me, baby Where did

Sitting on Top of the World

One summer day She went away She gone an left me She gone to stay But now she gone An’ I don’t worry ‘Cause I’m sittin’ on top of the world Works all the summer And worked all the fall I had to take my Christmas In

Down in the Bottom

Well now, baby meet me in the bottom, bring me my running shoes Well now, baby meet me in the bottom, bring me my running shoes Well, I’ll come out the window, I won’t have time to lose. When you see me streaking by, please don’t be

Pretty Thing

You pretty thing, Let me buy you a wedding ring, Let me hear the choir sing, Oh you pretty thing. You pretty thing, Let me walk you down the aisle, Darling, it’s where our love is found, Oh you pretty thing. Let me kiss you gentle, Squeeze

Who Do You Love?

I walk 47 miles of barbed wire I use a cobra-snake for a necktie I got a brand new house on the roadside Made from rattlesnake hide I got a brand new chimney made on top Made out of a human skull Now come on take a

Diddy Wah Diddy

Before you accuse me Take a look at yourself Before you accuse me Take a look at yourself You say I been runnin’ with other women But take a look at yourself I called your mama ‘Bout three or four nights ago I called your mama ‘Bout

Hey! Bo Diddley

Bo Diddley done had a farm (hey Bo Diddley) On that farm he had some women (hey Bo Diddley) Women here, women there (hey Bo Diddley) Women, women, women everywhere (hey Bo Diddley) But one little girl lived on a hill (hey Bo Diddley) She rustled and

Before You Accuse Me

Before you accuse me Take a look at yourself Before you accuse me Take a look at yourself You say I been runnin’ with other women But take a look at yourself I called your mama ‘Bout three or four nights ago I called your mama ‘Bout

I’m a Man

Now when I was a little boy, At the age of five, I had somethin’ in my pocket, Keep a lot of folks alive. Now I’m a man, Made twenty-one, You know baby, We can have a lot of fun. I’m a man, I spell M-A-N, man.

Bo Diddley

Bo diddley bought his babe a diamond ring If that diamond ring don’t shine He gonna take it to a private eye If that private eye can’t see He’d better not take the ring from me Bo diddley caught a nanny goat To make his pretty baby

I’ve Gotta Be Me

Whether I’m right or whether I’m wrong Whether I find a place in this world or never belong I gotta be me, I’ve gotta be me What else can I be but what I am I want to live, not merely survive And I won’t give up

Overture

Captain Walker Didn’t come home. His unborn child Will never know him. Believe him missing With a number of men. Don’t expect To see him again.

Climb Ev’ry Mountain

Climb every mountain, Search high and low Follow every byway Every path you know Climb every mountain Ford every stream Follow every rainbow ‘Til you find your dream A dream that will lead all the love you can give Every day of your life For as long

A Pirate Looks at Forty

Mother, mother ocean, I have heard you call Wanted to sail upon your waters since I was three feet tall You’ve seen it all,you’ve seen it all Watched the men who rode you switch from sails to steam And in your belly you hold the treasures few

Moon River

Moon river, wider than a mile I’m crossing you in style some day Oh, dream maker, you heart breaker Wherever you’re goin’, I’m goin’ your way Two drifters, off to see the world There’s such a lot of world to see We’re after the same rainbow’s end,

I’ll Be Seeing You

I’ll be seeing you in all the old familiar places That this heart of mine embraces all day through In that small cafe, the park across the way The children’s carousel, The chestnut trees, the wishing well I’ll be seeing you in every lovely summer’s day In

The Love Parade

Look out your window any day From June to September the love parade’s Out on the street where you live and you know It’s just a matter of time before it takes over They’ve been married for so many years Now a young love seranade blows sweet

The Way We Were

Memories light the corners of my mind Misty water-colored memories of the way we were Scattered pictures of the smiles we left behind Smiles we gave to one another for the way we were Can it be that it was all so simple then Or has time

Caruso

Qui dove il mare luccica E tira forte il vento Su una vecchia terrazza Davanti al golfo di Surriento Un uomo abbraccia una ragazza Dopo che aveva pianto Poi si schiarisce la voce E ricomincia il canto Te voglio bene assai Ma tanto tanto bene, sai È

Sleigh Ride

Just hear those sleigh bells jingle-ing, ring-ting tingle-ing, too, Come on, it’s lovely weather for a sleigh ride together with you. Outside the snow is falling and friends are calling “Yoo hoo” Come on, it’s lovely weather for a sleigh ride together with you. Giddy yap, giddy

Outside Now

These executives have plooked the fuck out of me And there’s still a long time to go before I’ve Paid my debt to society And all I ever really wanted to do was Play the guitar ‘n bend the string like Reent-toont-teent-toont-teent-toont-teenooneenoonee I’ve got it I’ll be

Sleigh Ride

Just hear those sleigh bells jingle-ing, ring-ting tingle-ing, too, Come on, it’s lovely weather for a sleigh ride together with you. Outside the snow is falling and friends are calling “Yoo hoo” Come on, it’s lovely weather for a sleigh ride together with you. Giddy yap, giddy

Winter Wonderland

Sleigh bells ring, are you list’nin’? In the lane, snow is glist’nin’ A beautiful sight, we’re happy tonight Walkin’ in a winter wonderland Gone away is the bluebird Here to stay is a new bird He sings a love song as we go along Walkin’ in a

O Holy Night

O holy night, the stars are brightly shining It is the night of the dear Savior’s birth Long lay the world in sin and error pining Till He appeared and the soul felt its worth A thrill of hope, the weary world rejoices For yonder breaks a