Record Database
Delta Dirt
Rebel 110
 
    
 Welcome  |  Glossary  |  Excess Records  |  Wish Lists  |  Label Logos  |  FAQ  |  Help  |  Miscellaneous  |  Music License Organizations  |  Statistics  |  Feedback  |  administrator     
 Find by -->  Title  |  Abbreviation  |  Artist  |  Cue Sheet  |  Label  |  Lyrics  | Lyrics ID  |  Record ID  |  Query 
 All  |  Singing Calls  |  Patters  |  Rounds  |  Contras  |  Lines  |  Sing-Alongs  |  Mixers 
 Record Dealers  |  Label Information  |  Label Web Sites  |  Artist Profiles  |  Lyrics List  |  Definitions of Old Calls 

Delta Dirt
 
ID: 8844
   Instrumental  

LabelRebel
WEB SITE www.squaredancemusic.com
Label information
Grid list of Rebel recordings
Number110
TypeSinging Call
Copies3
Vic's Rating0 (not rated)
Bpm 
Duration 
Media45 rpm vinyl
Artist(s)
Sam Atkinson     recordings by Sam Atkinson
See Also

Cue Sheet

OPENER - MIDDLE BREAK - CLOSER    C1

Circle left
I wandered far away
From the place where I was born and raised

Left allemande your corner turn your partner by the right
Girls back in a wrong way thar
Slip the clutch and go left allemande
Swing your own and promenade
I got the Delta dirt
Got that black land Delta dirt down in my veins


FIGURE    C4, corner progression

Heads (sides) square thru get to 4 now
Around the corner lady dosado
Swing thru and then the boys you run
Chain down the line and turn the girls
Do a dixie derby go, girls trade and then
1/2 tag, swing the corner, promenade
I got the Delta dirt
Got that black land Delta dirt down in my veins

 
Lyrics

Lyrics are provided for informational and educational purposes only. Lyrics are
subject to all U.S. copyright laws and remain property of their respective owners.

Delta Dirt Lyrics ID: 2273

I wandered far away from the place
Where I was born and raised
I suffered through the Oklahoma dry lands
And through New York City's cold and rainy days

And now these dried up bones of mine are powerful thirsty
Just once again to feel them Mississippi rains

Lord, I got that Delta dirt, Lord
I got that black land Delta dirt down in my veins
In my veins, added in my veins
(In my veins, added in my veins)

I'm goin' home this mornin' if I have to walk, run or fly
I promised me as sure as I was standin'
That I'm never, ever gonna say goodbye
'Cause this heart of mine keeps tellin' me I'm crazy
To keep on wearin' the city's ball and chain

When I got that Delta dirt Lord
Got that black land Delta dirt down in my veins

Lord, New York is mighty pretty
If you don't mind what you say
But I'd take a hundred acres of black land dirt
Over Detroit, New York and L.A.

I'm goin' home to Delta mama
'Cause she's got everything
Gonna cure my aches and pains
And I got that Delta dirt, Lord
I got that black land Delta dirt down in my veins

I got it in my veins
(In my veins)
I got it in my veins
(Got it in my veins)
Lord, I got it in my veins

Lyrics by Larry Gatlin.
Recorded by The Gatlin Brothers.
 

Comments

 

ID: 8844
   
   
   
    last modified: 2017-12-07 at 14:03:06

https://www.ceder.net/recorddb/viewsingle.php?RecordId=8844
22-August-2019 04:40:36
Copyright © Vic Ceder.  All Rights Reserved.