“Old Kentucky”


"You may go east, you may go west And sighs so grand you'll see. But after all, Kentucky is The place you'll wish to be." The singer describes the scenery, the "women always fair," the hospitality, the farming, etc. and hopes to be buried in Kentucky


  1. Thomas-Makin', pp. 174-175, "Old Kentucky" (1 text)
  2. BI, ThBa174


Author: Billie Menshouse?
Earliest date: 1939 (Thomas)
Keywords: home nonballad
Found in: US(Ap)