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Nick Cave & the Badseeds - Black Betty

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Black Betty
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(Leadbelly)
A traditional version is also available.
Look-a look-a yonder (3x)
Well the sun done gone
The captain can’t hold her (3x)
The way I do now
Ada got a gold mine (3x)
Way above her knees
The shiv (?) is golden (3x)
Above her knees
Look-a lo…


Full song lyrics: Nick Cave & the Badseeds - Black Betty
Nick Cave & the Badseeds - Avalanche

Full song lyrics: Nick Cave & the Badseeds - Avalanche

Avalanche
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(Leonard Cohen)
I stepped into an avalanche
It covered up my soul
When I am not this hunchback that you see
I sleep beneath the golden hill
You who wish to conquer pain
You must learn to serve me well
You strike my side by accident
As you go down to y…


Full song lyrics: Nick Cave & the Badseeds - Avalanche