Little Boy Lonzo

DESCRIPTION: Alternate lines are a chorus: some variation of "Little boy Lonzo," "Lonzo, Lonzo," while the shantyman sings some variation of "Here come Lonzo," "Oh me Lonzo," "Little bitty Lonzo."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1974 (Abrahams-WIShanties)
KEYWORDS: shanty
FOUND IN: West Indies(St Vincent)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Abrahams-WIShanties, pp. 96-97, "Little Boy Lonzo" (1 text, 1 tune)
File: AWIS096

Go to the Ballad Search form
Go to the Ballad Index Song List

Go to the Ballad Index Instructions
Go to the Ballad Index Bibliography or Discography

The Ballad Index Copyright 2017 by Robert B. Waltz and David G. Engle.