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    Sonny Boy Williamson / Lyrics

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    "Coal And Iceman Blues" Lyrics

    Sonny Boy Williamson feat. Blind John Davis and Big Bill Broonzy

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    Coal And Iceman Blues 3:02 Track # 2 Dsc 2
    Sonny Boy Williamson I (John Lee Williamson)
    Recorded: April 4, 1941 - Chicago Illinois
    Sonny Boy Williamson - vocals & harmonica
    with Big Bill Broonzy - guitar, Blind John Davis - piano
    William Mitchell - bass
    Album: 'The Blues' Sonny Boy Williamson 1937-1945
    Fremeaux & Associates #FA 253

    Lord, I would love to be yo' iceman
    But I would like to be yo' coalman, too now
    I said, I would love to be yo' iceman
    But then, an I would wanna be yo' coalman, too
    Now, an you wouldn't be tellin' yo' coalman
    You know, what yo' iceman, can do now

    I'm goin' to give you my phone number
    So you can call Sonny Boy up, ev'ryday
    I'm goin' to give you my phone number
    So you can call Sonny Boy up, ev'ryday now
    Now you need an ice or coal?

    You must let Sonny Boy know, right away now!

    (harmonica & instrumental)

    Now, an I b'lieve you need some ice
    Baby, yo' ice has done gotten old now
    I b'lieve you need some ice, yeah
    Baby, yo' ice had done gotten old
    Now an I won't disturb none-a-yo' people
    Babe, I'll ease it in through yo' back do' now

    Now tell me what the matter wit' your basement?
    I don't b'lieve you use Sonny Boy's coal, no mo' now
    Oh, tell me what the matter wit your basement?
    I don't b'lieve you use Sonny Boy's coal, no mo' now
    Well, I always been nice to you
    I would bring it in through yo' back do'.

    ~
    This song was submitted on October 23rd, 2010 and last modified on October 22nd, 2016.
    Copyright with Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group.
    Written by WILLIE WILLIAMSON.
    Lyrics licensed by LyricFind.

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