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Various Artists – Colored Spade lyrics

Colored spade
A nigger
A black nigger
A jungle bunny
Jigaboo coon
Pickaninny mau mau

Uncle Tom
Aunt Jemima
Little black Sambo
Cotton pickin'
Swamp Guinea
Junk man
Shoeshine boy

Elevator operator
Table cleaner
At "Horn and Hardart"
Slave voodoo
Ubangi lipped

Flat nose
Tap dancin'
Resident of Harlem
And President of
The United States of Love auh
President of
The United States of Love
Then she

If I'd this man to dinner, you're gonna have feed him

Hominy grits
An' shortnin' bread
Alligator ribs
Some pig tails haa
Some black eyed peas
Long hot chili ha

Some watermelon
Hominy grits
Shortnin' bread
Alligator ribs
Pig tails
Black eyed peas
Long hot chili
Said if you don't watch out
The boogie man will get you
Boo, boo

Rock solid, you say

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