“Voyez Ce Mulet La”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1925 (Scarborough)
Keywords: foreignlanguage music dancetune nonballad
Found in: US(So)

Description

Bamboula in Creole French: "Voyez ce mulet la, Miche Bainjo, Comme il est insolent! Chapeau sur cote, Miche Bainjo, La canne a la maine, Miche Bainjo...." The singer describes the strutting about of "Mister Banjo."

References

  1. Scarborough-NegroFS, pp. 119-120, "Voyez Ce Mulet La" (1 short text plus loose English translation, 1 tune)
  2. BI, ScaNF119