I Want a Pretty Woman
DESCRIPTION: Call and response. Call is the singer saying he wants a pretty woman who can sell what he has grown. Response is a list of goods to be sold such as cane and corn.
EARLIEST DATE: 1939 (WITrinidadVillage01)
KEYWORDS: commerce farming nonballad beauty
FOUND IN: West Indies
Allen Lovelace and Henry Williams, "I Want a Pretty Woman" (on WITrinidadVillage01)
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