Black Betty

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Spiderbait

Spiderbait are an Australian alternative rock band formed in Finley in 1989 by bass guitarist Janet English, singer-drummer Mark Maher (better known as Kram), and guitarist Damian Whitty. In 2004 the group's cover version of the 1930s Lead Belly song "Black Betty" reached number one on the ARIA Singles Chart. They have five top 20 albums: The Unfinished Spanish Galleon of Finley Lake (1995), Ivy and the Big Apples (1996), Grand Slam (1999), Tonight Alright (2004), and Greatest Hits (2005). The group have won two ARIA Music Awards with the first in 1997 as 'Best Alternative Release' for Ivy and the Big Apples and the second in 2000 as 'Best Cover Art' for their single "Glokenpop". Since late 2004, the band has been on hiatus to concentrate on solo projects and… more »


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2005
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Whoa Black Betty, bam-ba-lam
Yeah Black Betty, bam-ba-lam
Black Betty had a child, bam-ba-lam
Damn thing gone wild, bam-ba-lam
She's always ready, bam-ba-lam
She's all rock steady, bam-ba-lam
Whoa Black Betty, bam-ba-lam
Yeah Black Betty, bam-ba-lam

Alright

Whoa Black Betty, bam-ba-lam
Go Black Betty, bam-ba-lam
Yo really gets me high, bam-ba-lam
Yeah that's no lie, bam-ba-lam
She's always ready, bam-ba-lam
She's all rock steady, bam-ba-lam
Whoa Black Betty, bam-ba-lam
Yeah Black Betty, bam-ba-lam

Yeah
Oh yeah, oh right [Repeat: x3]
Hey-eh-eh-eh

Whoa Black Betty, bam-ba-lam
Go Black Betty, bam-ba-lam
She's from Birmingham, bam-ba-lam
Way down in Alabam', bam-ba-lam
Black Betty had a child, bam-ba-lam
Damn thing gone wild, bam-ba-lam
Whoa Black Betty, bam-ba-lam
Yeah Black Betty, bam-ba-lam

Oh yeah
Oh right
Oh yeah [Repeat: x1]

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