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John Lee Hooker – Smokestack Lightnin' lyrics
Uh-Uh
Uh-Uh
Uh oh oh oh oh oh oh oh
You-you-you-Uh-Uh-Uh
Yee

Yeah
Hey smokestack lightnin'
Ah can't ya hear me callin'
Can't ya hear me call-Callin' your name

Somebody call yo' mama
Somebody call ya dad
Somebody call your mama
You're daddy's little baby

Why-why-why-Yeah you're daddy's little ball an' chain
You an' I's goin' over there
You an' I's goin' over there
You an' I
Whoa whoa whoa-whoa-whoa-whoa
Cha cha
Huh
Cha cha cha
Hey Kimball turn that down

She ain't really gone
I'm a-callin' her name
Whoo-Oo oo oo
Whoo-Oo oo oo
Whoo-Oo oo oo
Oh yeah
Whoo-Oo oo oo
Aaw well well
Well smokestack
Well smokestack
Well well smokestack
Well well smokestack

Yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeaaah
Well smokestack lightnin'
Can't ya hear me callin'
Ah can't ya hear me call-Callin' your name
Well smokestack lightnin'
Ah can't ya hear me callin'
See-see-Can't ya hear me call-Call-Callin' your name

Yeah ah whoo-Oo yeah ah whoo-Oo
Yeah ah whoo-Oo
Yeah ah whoo-Oo yeah ah whoo-Oo
Yeah ah whoo-Oo
Yeah ah whoo-Oo yeah ah whoo-Oo
Yeah ah whoo-Oo
Yeah ah whoo-Oo yeah ah whoo-Oo
Yeah ah whoo-Oo
Yeah ah whoo-Oo
Yeah yeah
Ha ha ha ha ha

Did you get that?
Whoo Joanie, I want that for Christmas! Ha-ha
Is that on the tape?
Ready Tom?
Wait
It's on
Oh
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