Summertime

Billy Stewart, Little Walter

2 fans

Little Walter

Little Walter, born Marion Walter Jacobs (May 1, 1930 – February 15, 1968), was an American blues harmonica player, whose revolutionary approach to his instrument has earned him comparisons to Charlie Parker and Jimi Hendrix, for innovation and impact on succeeding generations. His virtuosity and musical innovations fundamentally altered many listeners' expectations of what was possible on blues harmonica. Little Walter was inducted to the The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2008 in the "sideman" category making him the first and only artist ever to be inducted specifically for his work as a harmonica player. more »


Year:
2008
2:39
93 

 Become A Better Singer In Only 30 Days, With Easy Video Lessons!

Brrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr...uck
        Chuck a-chuck-chuck (huh! yeah!)
        
 
        A-summertime
        And the livin' is easy
        Fish are jumpin, don't you know my darling,   I said a-right now
        And the cotton is high
        Like-a like-a like-a you're daddy's rich
        And your mommy's good-lookin', yeah
        So hush, pretty little baby,  don't  you cry

        One of these, one of these, one of these mornings, darlin'
        You're gonna rise, you're gonna rise up singin'
        Then you'll spread your little wings, your little wings
        And-a take to the ska-da-da-da-dy
        Brrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr, until-a that mornin'
        There's nothin' gonna harm you, girl
        With Mommy and Daddy standing by, yeah

        Pretty little darlin', I said, a-right now
        Don't let a tear, don't let a tear, don't let a tear
        Little darlin', I said, fall a-from your eyes

        So hush, pretty baby
        Do-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-on't
        You-ooo
        Brrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr...uck
        Chuck a-chuck-chuck

        Little darlin' do not let a tear fall-a from your ey-ey-ey-ey-eye
        Whoa!

 Watch: New Singing Lesson Videos Can Make Anyone A Great Singer

Written by: Dorothy Heyward, Du Bose Heyward, George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin

Lyrics © Downtown Music Publishing, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind

Discuss the Summertime Lyrics with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these lyrics to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Summertime Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 18 May 2024. <https://www.lyrics.com/lyric/15292980/Little+Walter/Summertime>.

    Missing lyrics by Little Walter?

    Know any other songs by Little Walter? Don't keep it to yourself!

    Browse Lyrics.com

    Quiz

    Are you a music master?

    »
    The song "Remember the Name" was performed by Eminem, 50 Cent, and ...
    A Ed Sheeran
    B Jason Derulo
    C Post Malone
    D Kane Brown

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant explanation for any lyrics that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant explanation for any acronym or abbreviation that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Little Walter tracks

    On Radio Right Now

    Loading...

    Powered by OnRad.io


    Think you know music? Test your MusicIQ here!