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Pick a Bale of Cotton

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Pick a Bale of Cotton è una worksong cantata dagli antichi schiavi del sud degli Stati Uniti che lavoravano nelle piantagioni. Essi infatti usavano accompagnare il loro lavoro con dei canti.

 Pick a Bale of Cotton

Interpretata anche da Leadbelly, Lonnie Donegan, Johnny Cash, ABBA
Jump down, turn around to pick a bale of cotton
Jump down, turn around to pick a bale a day.

Oh Lordy, pick a bale of cotton,
Oh Lordy, pick a bale a day.

That nigger from Shiloh can pick a bale of cotton
That nigger from Shiloh can pick a day.

Oh Lordy, pick a bale of cotton,
Oh Lordy, pick a bale a day.

Me and my gal can pick a bale of cotton
Me and my gal can pick a day

Oh Lordy, pick a bale of cotton,
Oh Lordy, pick a bale a day.

Me and my wife can pick a bale of cotton
Me and my wife can pick a day

Oh Lordy, pick a bale of cotton,
Oh Lordy, pick a bale a day.

Me and my buddy can pick a bale of cotton
Me and my buddy can pick a day

Oh Lordy, pick a bale of cotton,
Oh Lordy, pick a bale a day.

Me and my poppa can pick a bale of cotton
Me and my poppa can pick a day

Oh Lordy, pick a bale of cotton,
Oh Lordy, pick a bale a day.

Takes a might big man to pick a bale of cotton
Takes a might big man to pick a day

Contributed by donquijote82 - 2014/1/6 - 13:57


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2014/6/1 - 11:20



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