195. I've Been 'Buked

1 I’ve been ’buked an’ I’ve been scorned,
I’ve been ’buked an’ I’ve been scorned, children;
I’ve been ’buked an’ I’ve been scorned,
I’ve been talked about sho’s you’ born.

2 Dere is trouble all over dis worl’,
Dere is trouble all over dis worl’, children;
Dere is trouble all over dis worl’,
Dere is trouble all over dis worl’.

3 Ain’ gwine lay my ’ligion down,
Ain’ gwine lay my ’ligion down, children;
Ain’ gwine lay my ’ligion down,
Ain’ gwine lay my ’ligion down.

Text Information
First Line: I’ve been ’buked an’ I’ve been scorned
Title: I've Been 'Buked
Language: English
Publication Date: 1993
Topic: Hymns and Songs: Assurance
Source: Traditional
Tune Information
Name: [I’ve been ’buked an’ I’ve been scorned]
Arranger: Carl Haywood (b. 1949)
Key: F Major
Source: Negro Spiritual
Copyright: Arr. from The Haywood Collection of Negro Spiritual, © 1992



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