See that lady Dressed so fine? She ain’t got boogie-woogie On her mind – But if she was to listen I bet she’d hear, Way up in the treble The tingle of a tear. Be-Bach!
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- by (James Mercer) Langston Hughes (1902 - 1967), "Lady's boogie" [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
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- by Robert G. Patterson (b. 1957), "Lady's boogie", 2012 [ baritone and piano ], from American Pierrot: A Langston Hughes Songbook, no. 4, Great River Music, GRM-01037 [sung text not yet checked]
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