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Black Betty (Traditional Version) Lyrics

"Black Betty (Traditional Version)" was written by Roncarati, Emma / Willis, Gina / Arush, Marianne / Macduff, Anna-jane / Traditional,.
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Oh, Lawd, Black Betty,
Bam-ba-lamb,
Oh, Lawd, Black Betty,
Bamhalamb,
Black Betty had a baby,
Bambalamb,
Black Betty had a baby,
Bambalamb.

Oh, Lawd, Black Betty,
Bam-ba-lamb,
Oh, Lawd, Black Betty,
Bam-ba-lamb,
It de cap'n's baby,
Bam-ba-lamb,
It de cap'n's baby,
Bam-ba-lamb.
Oh, Lawd, Black Betty,
Bambalamb,
Oh, Lawd, Black Betty,
Bambalamb,
But she didn' feed de baby,
Bambalamb,
But she didn' feed de baby,
Bambalamb.

Oh, Lawd, Black Betty,
Bamhalamb,
Oh, Lawd, Black Betty,
Bambalamb,
Black Betty, where'd you come from?
Bambalamb,
Black Betty, where'd you come from?
Bambalamb.

Songwriters
RONCARATI, EMMA / WILLIS, GINA / ARUSH, MARIANNE / MACDUFF, ANNA-JANE / TRADITIONAL,

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Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, T.R.O. INC., Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., EMI Music Publishing

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