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BIRTHPLACE OF THE BLUES <br>MUSIC BY: KEN DAMKIER <br>LYRICS, VOCAL BY: ANGIE OWENS <br><br>.............................................................................<br><br>I’m gonna take a little trip <br>Down to Mississippi <br>Visit the birthplace of the blues <br>I want to stand on the ground <br>Where they made that sound <br>Dig down and find my musical roots <br>Well, they say it gets pretty hot <br>But I’m gonna stand on the very spot <br>Where the Devil and Mr. Johnson <br>Had their little rendezvous <br> <br>Then I’ll head down South <br>To the Mississippi’s mouth <br>Where it empties out into the sea <br>I’m gonna follow that river <br>While it gets bigger and bigger <br>All the way down to <br>New Orleans <br>I’ll play the juke joints and dives <br>Up and down and on both sides <br>just like the Delta Kings and Queens <br> <br>BGV – (Take a little trip <br>Down to Mississipp) <br>Visit the birthplace of the blues <br>I’m going to follow that river <br>While it gets bigger and bigger <br>I want to find my musical roots <br>I’m gonna play my slide <br>Make my guitar cry <br>Like Elmore James I Believe I’ll <br>Dust My Broom <br><br>(Slide Guitar Lead) <br><br>Why don’t you all come and go with me (spoken) <br>I’ll sing songs about living <br>Songs about dying <br>And songs about what happens in between <br>I want to stand on that ground <br>Where they made that sound <br>Dig down and find my musical roots <br>I’m gonna pay my dues <br>To that slow burning groove <br>At the Birthplace of the Blues
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