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Professor Longhair (December 19, 1918 – January 30, 1980; born Henry Roeland Byrd, also known as Roy "Bald Head" Byrd and as Fess) was a New Orleans blues singer and pianist. Professor Longhair is noteworthy for having been active in two distinct periods, both in the heyday of early rhythm and blues, and in the resurgence of interest in traditional jazz after the founding of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. more »


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2004
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Big Chief Part 2 2:33 Trk 4
(Quezerque Gaines)
Professor Longhair (vocal & piano)
Recorded: by Joe Ruffino 1964 - Cosimo Matassa's Studio
Musicians: S. Johnson - drums, C. Mitchell - bass
Dr. John - gtr, Earl King - whistling. 
The Royal Dukes of Rhythm: N. Perrilliat & M. Crusto- tenors
C. Blouin - baritone, W. Bell - alto, W. Joseph Sr. 
W. Bokes & W. Eugene - trmbs. C. Kerr & E. Thompson
& E. Nash -trumpets. S. Quezergue - shaker.
New Orleans. Watch Records #45-1900
Album: Mardi Gras in New Orleans (1987)
MG 1001
Transcriber: Awcantor@aol.com



Me got fire, can't put it out
Heap fire water gonna make me shout
I'm goin' down an-a get my squaw
Me might buy a great big car
I'm gonna do ev'rything I could
Me Big Chief, I'm feeling good

Me Big Chief, I got um tribe
Got my squaw right by my side
My Flagboy, he just went by
My Spyboy, he's full of fire
Me whole tribe is havin' fun
We gonna dance 'til mornin' come.


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Written by: EARL KING

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