Black Betty

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Sir Thomas John Woodward, OBE (born 7 June 1940), known by his stage name Tom Jones, is a Welsh singer. He became one of the most popular vocalists to emerge from the British Invasion. Since the mid-1960s, Jones has sung nearly every form of popular music – pop, rock, R&B, show tunes, country… more »

This is TJ,dedicating this song to Black Betty

Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 
Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 

She's from Birmingham, bambalam 
Way down in Alabama, bambalam 
The way she shake that thing, bambalam 
Oh she make me sing, bambalam 

Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 
Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 

She really get me high, bambalam 
You know that's no lie, bambalam 
She's so rock steady, bambalam 
Oh she's always ready, bambalam 

Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 
Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 
Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 
Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 

Oh Black Betty, bambalam 
Oh Black Betty, bambalam 

 Black Betty had a child, bambalam 
She swears its mine, bambalam 
She must be out of her mind, bambalam 
She must think I'm blind, bambalam 

Oh Black Betty, bambalam 
Oh Black Betty, bambalam 
Oh Black Betty, bambalam 
Oh Black Betty, bambalam 

 Monday she got me arrested,
On Tuesday up in jail,
 Wednesday my trail was attested,
 Thursday she posted my bail,
 Friday we went walking,
 Saturday I was outta my door,
On Sunday we was talkin,
Back on Monday she pawned all my clothes 

Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 
Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 

She's from Birmingham, bambalam 
Way down in Alabama, bambalam 
The way she shake that thing, bambalam 
Oh she make me sing, bambalam 

Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 
Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 

She really get me high, bambalam 
You know that's no lie, bambalam 
She's so rock steady, bambalam 
Oh she's always ready, bambalam 

Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 
Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 
Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 
Whoa Black Betty, bambalam 

 Whooooa Black Betty!

Written by: HUDDIE LEDBETTER, MIKE CLEVELAND

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, T.R.O. INC.

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