Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee Cornbread, Peas and Black Molasses cover

Cornbread, Peas and Black Molasses
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Cornbread, Peas and Black Molasses Lyrics

Song Meaning
Verse 1
I don't want, no cornbread, peas, black molasses
I don't want, no cornbread, peas, black molasses
At suppertime, Lord, Lord, Lord, at suppertime
Verse 2
I got a letter, a letter from my mother this morning
I got a letter, a letter from my mother this morning
She said, "Come home", Lord, Lord, Lord, "Son, come home"
Verse 3
I ain't got no, got no ready-made money
I ain't got no, got no ready-made money
I can't go home
Verse 4
If I could make June, July and August
If I could make June, July and August
Then I'd go home, Lord, Lord, Lord, then I'd go home
Verse 5
'Cause I don't want no cornbread, peas, black molasses
'Cause I don't want no cornbread, peas, black molasses
At suppertime, Lord, Lord, Lord, at suppertime
Verse 6

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