Careless Love

Skip James


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Angelo Badalamenti, John Maybury
album: Track 11 in album Devil Got My Woman
release date: 1968
popularity : 7 users have visited this page.
genres: Jazz Blues
styles: Delta Blues
length: 4:02

Album Information

label: Vanguard Records
country(area): United States
script: Latin

Cover Art

Skip James Devil Got My Woman cover art


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Oh love, oh love
Yes, oh love, oh love
Oh love oh, oh love
How can't you see

And to
And to moan
An it caused me to moan
Me to leave my happy home
Oh love'll lie
Oh love, oh
Ooh, love
Now you can see me

When I was a child
When I was a child
She told me
'These old, battleaxe women

Oh careless love'

Oh, careless love
Oh love, oh love
Yeah you, can't you see

She used to kneel an pray
She used to kneel an she'd pray
'Oh Lord, will you see my child, today
Done causin'?
And you can just see, now
Now, you can just see

You can
What careless love have done
'Caused me to do a lot of things wrong
An that caused me to


Track Listing

  • 1 Good Road Camp Blues
  • 2 Little Cow, Little Calf Blues
  • 3 Devil Got My Woman
  • 4 Look at the People Standing at the Judgement
  • 5 Worried Blues
  • 6 22-20 Blues
  • 7 Mistreating Child Blues
  • 8 Sickbed Blues
  • 9 Catfish Blues
  • 10 Lorenzo Blues
  • 11 Careless Love
  • 12 Illinois Blues