Blues Ain't Nothin', De

DESCRIPTION: "I'm gonna build myself a raft An' float dat ribber down, I'll build myself a shack In some ol' Texas town... 'Cause de blues ain't nothin... But a good man feelin' bad." The singer will go to the levee and rock until her sweetheart comes -- if he does
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1927 (Sandburg)
KEYWORDS: separation nonballad river
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Sandburg, pp.234-235 , "De Blues Ain' Nothin'" (1 text, 1 tune)
File: San234

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