Rollin' Stone

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Muddy Waters

McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913 – April 30, 1983), known as Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician, generally considered the "father of modern Chicago blues". He was a major inspiration for the British blues explosion in the 1960s, and was ranked No. 17 in Rolling Stone magazine's list … more »

Well, I wish, I was a catfish
Swimmin' in a oh, deep blue sea
I would have all you good lookin' women

Fishin', fishin' after me
Sure 'nough, after me
Sure 'nough, after me
Oh 'nough, oh 'nough, sure 'nough

I went to my baby's house
And I sit down oh, on her steps
She said, "Now, come on in now, Muddy"

You know, my husband just now left
Sure 'nough, he just now left
Sure 'nough, he just now left
Sure 'nough, oh well, oh well

Well, my mother told my father
Just before hmm, I was born
"I got a boy child's comin'

He's gonna be, he's gonna be a "Rollin' Stone"
Sure 'nough, he's a "Rollin' Stone"
Sure 'nough, he's a "Rollin' Stone"
Oh well he's a, oh well he's a, oh well he's a

Well, I feel, yes I feel
Feel that I could lay down oh, time ain't long
I'm gonna catch the first thing smokin'

Back, back down the road I'm goin'
Back down the road I'm goin'
Back down the road I'm goin'
Sure 'nough back, sure 'nough back

Written by: MCKINLEY MORGANFIELD, MUDDY WATERS

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Rollin' Stone