Bo Weevil – Kenny Brown

Kenny Brown

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You may take Bo Weevil you can bury him in the 

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sand

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You may take Bo Weevil you can bury him in the 

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sand

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In a few more days, he’s gonna 

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help you break 

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your land

Bo Weevil wrote a letter to the farmers in the north

Bo Weevil wrote a letter to the farmers in the north

Set the high walls man I can’t get ‘cross

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Well I seen Bo Weevil he was sittin’ in a rocking chair

Yeah I seen Bo Weevil he was sittin’ in a rocking chair

The next I saw him, had his family there

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Well I’ve seen Bo Weevil had a pencil ‘hind his ear

Well I’ve seen Bo Weevil had a pencil ‘hind his ear

Checkin on the poor farmers crop, tryin’ to make another year

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I went to my merchant, tryi’ to get some meat and lard

I went to my merchant, tryi’ to get some meat and lard

He said no no buddy, Bo Weevil got you barred

I went back to my mearchant, tryin’ to get som meat and meal

I went back to my mearchant, tryin’ to get som meat and meal

He said no no buddy, Bo Weevil’s in your field

Bo Weevil Bo Weevil he’s a peculiar man

Bo Weevil Bo Weevil he’s a peculiar man

Yeah he works in a hole, farmers can’t understand

Solo