Why I Sing the Blues Lyrics

B.B. King

credits


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: B.b. King, Dave Clark
album: Track 10 in album Live & Well
release date: 1969
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Album Information

label: Bluesway
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

B.B. King Live & Well cover art

Lyrics

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Everybody wants to know
Why I sing the blues
Yes, I say everybody wanna know
Why I sing the blues
Well, I've been around a long time
I really have paid my dues

When I first got the blues
They brought me over on a ship
Men were standing over me
And a lot more with a whip
And everybody wanna know
Why I sing the blues
Well, I've been around a long time
Mm, I've really paid my dues

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Don't Answer the Door
  • 2 Just a Little Love
  • 3 My Mood
  • 4 Sweet Little Angel
  • 5 Please Accept My Love
  • 6 I Want You So Bad
  • 7 Friends
  • 8 Get Off My Back Woman
  • 9 Let's Get Down to Business
  • 10 Why I Sing the Blues