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The Boll Weevil Song - Various - Rock N Roll Hits 1961 (Cassette)

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  1. Brook Benton (born Benjamin Franklin Peay; September 19, – April 9, ) was an American singer and songwriter who was popular with rock and roll, rhythm and blues, and pop music audiences during the late s and early s, with hits such as "It's Just a Matter of Time" and "Endlessly", many of which he co-wrote.
  2. Between 19Mr. Benton had forty-eight Top records; eight made the Top 10, his highest charting record was "The Boll Weevil Song", it peaked at #2* {for 3 weeks} on July 10th, * The three weeks "The Boll Weevil Song" was at #2, the #1 record for those three weeks was "Tossin' and Turnin'" by Bobby Lewis.
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  4. * "The Boll Weevil Song" was Brook Benton's second of three of his records to peak at #2 on the Hot R&B Sides chart, his other two #2 records were "For You Baby" for one week in April of and "Hotel Happiness" for one week in December of
  5. Apr 29,  · The edition features remakes of the Tokens ' "The Lion Sleeps Tonight," the Coasters ' "Little Egypt," Brook Benton 's "Think Twice," Ben E. King 's "Stand By Me," and Fats Domino 's "What a Price.".
  6. The Boll Weevil Song Lyrics: Let me tell ya a story about a boll weevil / Now, some of you may not know, but a boll weevil is an insect / And he's found mostly where cotton grows / Now, where he.
  7. Boll Weevil Songs. The cottons bug's territory expanded amidst eradication efforts. In song the boll weevil became a powerful metaphor for the struggle of the working man. Southern US musicians wrote many songs about this bug. The earliest version is believed to be Charlie Patton's "Mississippi Bo Weavil Blues" written , recorded in
  8. Become A Better Singer In Only 30 Days, With Easy Video Lessons! (Wah-hoo) Well the boll weevil and the little black bug Come from a-Mexico they say Came all the way to Texas Just a-lookin' for a place to stay Just a-lookin' for a home, just a-lookin' for a home (Doo-doo-wop-wop) Well the first time that I seen the boll weevil He was a-sittin' on the square Well the next time .

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