Go Sing It At Chenier

from by Stephen Billeaud

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Jordan Vidrine This is a really great song! An excellent example of what local music can sound like.
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Well I was made
Of Louisiana rain,
My body born of the South
And I rose with the cain,
My momma gave me my name,
But it never left her mouth

I knew from the start
That the pieces of my heart
I'd lose under this world's weight
And it hurt so hard
So I ran so far
That I forgot from where I came

At Grand Chenier
I saw mon père
He said "take this with you son"
He whispered in my ear
And he went away in the air
"It's so simple baby, god is the sun."


from The Vermilion Hymns, released August 12, 2014



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Writer and musician. Formerly of Royal Teeth. Resides in Lafayette, Louisiana, cher.

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