He knocked her down, And blackened her eye, She gets back home, Tell her husband a lie. Kelly has said, "Song writing is mysterious to more , Sheet Music About Don't Start Me Talkin' "Don't Start Me Talkin'" (also called "Don't Start Me to Talkin'") is a blues song written and performed by Sonny Boy Williamson II. (0 fans), Paul Maurice Kelly (born 13 January 1955) is an Australian rock music singer-songwriter, guitarist, and harmonica player. FAVORITE Said take me baby Around the block. His lyrics capture the vastness of the culture and landscape of Australia by chronicling life about him for over 30 years. It was Williamson's first single recorded for Checker Records,[3] and reached number three in the US Billboard R&B chart in 1955. Don't start me talkin' I'll tell you everything I know I'm gonna break up this signifying', cause somebody's got to go Jack gave his wife two dollars To go down town to get some market Ol' George stops her He knocked her down And blackened her eye She gets back home tells her husband a lie Don't start me talkin' I'll tell you everything I know [5], James Cotton, who was taught the harmonica by Williamson, recorded "Don't Start Me Talkin'", for the 1967 album, The James Cotton Blues Band. Don't start me talkin' I'll tell everything I know I'm gonna break up this signifyin' 'Cause somebody's got go. Paul Maurice Kelly (born 13 January 1955) is an Australian rock music singer-songwriter, guitarist, and harmonica player. [9], "Sonny Boy Williamson Billboard Singles", "The Devil's Music - Original TV Soundtrack | Songs, Reviews, Credits | AllMusic", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Don%27t_Start_Me_Talkin%27&oldid=992996522, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 8 December 2020, at 06:24. Don't start me talking, I'll tell everything I know I'm going to break up this signifying, somebody's got to go She borrowed some money, go to the beauty shop He honked his horn, she began to stop Said, "take me baby, around the block I'm going to the beauty shop where I can get my hair smart" . Yes, I will. Don't start me talkin' I'll tell everything I know I'm gonna break up this signifyin' 'Cause somebody's got go. She borrowed some money Ran on down the beauty shop You know when she honked that horn I said that she began to stop and said Come get my baby Bring 'im down around the block Watch the video for Don't Start Me Talking from New York Dolls's Too Much Too Soon for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Well, she borrowed some money, Down at the beauty shop. She borrowed some money To go to the beauty shop She honked his horn She beegan to start Said take me bay 'round the block I'm going to the beauty shop To have my hair socked. https://www.lyrics.com/lyric/28199057/Paul+Kelly. Don't start me talkin', I'll tell everything I know. Mathis James "Jimmy" Reed (September 6, 1925 August 29, 1976) was an American blues musician and songwriter, notable for bringing his distinctive style of blues to mainstream audiences. Gets out on the streets Mo George stopped here. He has worked with other artists and groups, including associated projects Professor Ratbaggy and Stardust Five. It was Williamson's first single recorded for Checker Records, and reached number three in the Billboard R&B charts in 1955. Don't start me to talkin, I'll tell her everything I know. Gets out on the streets Mo George stopped here. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm. Gets out on the streets, Ole George stopped her. I'm going to the beauty shop Where I can get my hair a shag. Lyrics.com. [1] The song reached number three on Billboard magazine's R&B Singles chart. Yes, I will. Don't Start Me Talkin' Jimmy Reed, Sonny Boy Williamson II Buy This Song. Jack give his wife two dollars, Go downtown and get some margarine. Think you know music? [6] The New York Dolls recorded it for their second studio album, Too Much Too Soon. Don't start me that talkin' I'll tell everything I know Gonna break up this signifying Everybody's got to go Jack gave his wife two dollars, go down town, get smartened Gets out on the street, old george stopped her He knocked her down and blackened her eye Get back home and tell her husband a lie Lyrics to 'Don't Start Me Talking' by Sonny Boy Williamson. He has performed solo, and has led numerous groups, including the Dots, the Coloured Girls, and the Messengers. Watch the video for Don't Start Me Talking from John Hammond's Sooner Or Later for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Don't start me to talkin', I'll tell her everything I know I'm gonna break up this signifyin', 'cause somebody's got to go. [3] Backing Williamson (vocals and harmonica) were Otis Spann on piano, Muddy Waters and Jimmy Rogers on guitar, Willie Dixon on bass, and Fred Below on drums. Dex gave his wife two dollars, Go out'n try'n get some margarine. David Fricke from Rolling Stone calls Kelly "one of the finest songwriters I have ever heard, Australian or otherwise." He knocked her down And blackened her eye. Don't start me that talking I'll tell everything I know I'm gonna break up this signified Cause somebody's got to go She borrowed some money, go to the beauty shop He honked his horn and she began to stop Said: take me baby around the block I'm going to the beauty shop Where I can get my hair "sot" Don't you start me talkin' 'Cause I'll tell ev'rything I know I'm breakin' this signifyin' Because somebody's gotta go An' I ain't goin' no further, no! Well, I'm goin' down to Rosie's Stop at Fannie Mae's Gonna tell Fannie what I heard Her boyfriend say Sonny Boy Williamson - Don't Start Me Talking Lyrics | MetroLyrics Home (University of Twente), formatted and with some more explanation by me. Yeah. Don't Start Me Talking Paul Kelly Buy This Song. [7] Don't Start Me Talking. Web. Playlist. Dont Start Me Talkin' is a comedic road novel about Brother Ben, the only remaining True Delta Bluesman, playing his final North American tour. He knocked her down And blackened her eye. Bob Dylan performed the song on The David Letterman Show in 1984. Lyrics Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner Chappell Music, Inc. We're doing our best to make sure our content is useful, accurate and safe.If by any chance you spot an inappropriate comment while navigating through our website please use this form to let us know, and we'll take care of it shortly. Home four from me on mapping and four from Dick Brus on spatial sampling. I'm gonna break up this signifyin, 'Cause somebody's got to go. "Don't Start Me Talkin'" (also called "Don't Start Me to Talkin'") is a blues song written and performed by Sonny Boy Williamson II. You know I will. I'm gonna wake up this signifyin' 'cos somebody's got to go. 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