Qu'avec-Vous, Oui, Belle Blonde

DESCRIPTION: French. "Je m'endors, (x2), et j'ai soif et j'ai faim." The singer is tired and hungry; the sun is down and his blonde is gone. He asks what is wrong. He dislikes the town of Crowley. He wants the blonde and ignores the brunette
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1934 (collected from Jesse Stafford)
KEYWORDS: foreignlanguage rejection
FOUND IN: US(So)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Lomax-Singing, pp. 187-188, "Qu'avec-Vous, Oui, Belle Blonde (What's Wrong, Little Blonde)" (1 French text plus English translation, 1 tune)
NOTES: Although Lomax-Singing does not say that informant Jesse Stafford wrote this, I rather suspect he did; it's hard to believe that such a shallow tale of a man who seems to do most of his thinking with something other than his brain could last long in tradition. - RBW
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