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Posted By: GUEST,Frank Hamilton
25-Jan-03 - 04:10 PM
Thread Name: Blind Blake Calypso singer???
Subject: RE: Blind Blake Calypso singer???
Blind Blake was quoted as saying that he wrote the popular song of the fifties called "Baubles, Bangles and Beads" and that he was ripped off. Sinatra recorded it and made it a hit.

Blind Blake wrote the song "My Name Is Morgan But It's Not J.P."