Creedence Clearwater Revival - Cotton Fields Lyrics

Creedence Clearwater Revival Willy and the Poor Boys cover art
Credits
publisher: ©T.R.O. INC.
writers: Huddie Ledbetter
release date: 1969-11-2
popularity : 100 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
styles: Blues Rock/Hard Rock/Folk Rock/Southern Rock
length: 2:57
producer: John Fogerty
drums: Doug Clifford
lead vocals: John Fogerty
arranger: John Fogerty
background vocals: Doug Clifford, Tom Fogerty and Stu Cook
guitar: John Fogerty and Tom Fogerty
bass guitar: Stu Cook
lyricist: Lead Belly
composer: Lead Belly
Lyrics
When I was a little bitty baby
My mama would rock me in the cradle,
In them old cotton fields back home;

It was down in Louisiana,
Just about a mile from Texarkana,
In them old cotton fields back home.

Oh, when them cotton bolls get rotten
You can't pick very much cotton,
In them old cotton fields back home.

It was down in Louisiana,
Just about a mile from Texarkana,
In them old cotton fields back home.

When I was a little bitty baby
My mama would rock me in the cradle,
In them old cotton fields back home;

It was down in Louisiana,
Just about a mile from Texarkana,
In them old cotton fields back home.

Oh, when them cotton bolls get rotten
You can't pick very much cotton,
In them old cotton fields back home.

It was down in Louisiana,
Just about a mile from Texarkana,
In them old cotton fields back home.

When I was a little bitty baby
My mama would rock me in the cradle,
In them old cotton fields back home;



Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Down on the Corner
  • 2 It Came out of the Sky
  • 3 Cotton Fields
  • 4 Poorboy Shuffle
  • 5 Feelin’ Blue
  • 6 Fortunate Son
  • 7 Don’t Look Now
  • 8 The Midnight Special
  • 9 Side o’ the Road
  • 10 Effigy

  • Album Information
    label: Fantasy
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin