Who Sang I Didn't Know My Mother Had a Son Like Me? Buddy Guy

Release information
Release Date: 1981
Genre: Blues
Style: Chicago Blues/Electric Blues
I didn't know my mama
That she had a son like me, oh no, he baby
I say I didn't know my mama, no, no
I didn't know she had a son like me
Oh baby, baby, baby
I want you to come on, you gotta see it like him

Let me tell you about it

I can look at the sky
You know I can predict the rain
I say I can look at the sky
I believe I can predict the rain
Oh, I can tell when my lady
I can tell when she got another man

Well, this is what I say

I didn't know my mama, oh she had a son like me
I say I didn't know my mama, no, no
I didn't know, I didn't know
I didn't know she had a son like me
All you gotta do is come around me, people
And I'll show you and you can say

Alright

Squeeze water out of rock
And I make water come out of dry sand
I squeeze water out of rock, yeah
I can get water out of dry sand

Oh, when you listen to my story, little girl
I'll prove to you I'm a nutcho man

That's why I didn't know my mother
Had a, had a nice little son like me
I said I didn't know my mother, no, no, no, no, Lord
I didn't know, I didn't not know
I didn't know, girl, she had something like me

All you girls gotta do is look at me
Take your time and come and see, yeah

Alright


Tracklist
  • 1 Have You Ever Been Lonesome
  • 2 You Can Make It If You Try
  • 3 Break Out All Over You
  • 4 She Winked Her Eye
  • 5 I Didn't Know My Mother Had a Son Like Me
  • 6 Boogie Family Style
  • 7 You Called Me in My Dream
  • 8 Me & My Guitar
  • 9 Ice Around My Heart
  • 10 Texas Flood