Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton: Before You Accuse Me (testo canzone blues)

Artista: Eric Clapton
Canzone: Before You Accuse Me

Before You Accuse Me


by Ellas McDaniel aka Bo Diddley

Before you accuse me, take a look at yourself
Before you accuse me, take a look at yourself
You say I’ve been spending my money on other women
You’ve been taking money from someone else

I called your mama ‘bout three or four nights ago
I called your mama ‘bout three or four nights ago
Well your mother said “Son”
“Don’t call my daughter no more”

Chorus

Come back home baby, try my love one more time
Come back home baby, try my love one more time
If I don’t go on and quit you
I’m gonna lose my mind

Chorus

Video

Bo Diddley

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nAjXfytr9rg

Eric Clapton (versione elettrica)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OGJcRJnoOFw

Eric Clapton (live acustico)

https://youtu.be/20WrYQI784g

Creedence Clearwater Revival

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wLCacbZxuc4

Delbert McClinton

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kgf0HNOYh3s

Magic Slim

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fmrfOGv7esk

Before You Accuse Me è una canzone blues scritta e registrata dall’icone del Rock&Roll Bo Diddley nel 1957 e inclusa nel suo album di debutto nel 1958. Eric Clapton ha inciso Before You Accuse Me in versione elettrica per l’album Journeyman (1989) e in versione acustica live per la serie MTV Unplugged, poi rilasciata nell’album vincitore di sei Grammy Awards Unplugged (1992). Altre cover famose si devono ai Creedence Clearwater Revival, a Magic Slim e a Delbert McClinton.

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