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Jivin' Woman

This song is by Big Joe Williams and appears on the compilation album Big Joe Williams Vol. 2 (1945-1949) (1991) and on the compilation album Big Joe Williams and the Stars of Mississippi Blues (2004).

I don't want no woman, home in Arkansas
I don't want no woman, man, yeah, home in Arkansas
Yeah, you know the first thing she wanta do, marry, second thing, wanta be your boss

You can't jive me, baby, you done jived ev'y man in town
Yeah, I can't stand no more of that jive!
You can't jive me, baby, woman, you done jived ev'y man in town
Yes, you ain't doin' nothin', woman, carryin' your poor self down

If your woman wanta go streetcar riding, don't bring her down on Franklin Street
If your woman wanta go streetcar riding, don't bring her down on Franklin Street
If you do, you'll be worried and bothered, every man you meet

Yes, Mr. Streetcar Motor, can I ride out Easton way?
Yes, Mr. Streetcar Motor, can I ride out Easton way?
I got a woman in sixty-three hundred, 'way out on Kingshighway

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