Ry Cooder: John Lee Hooker For President

When I first came to town people I was walkin’ down Pennsylvania Avenue. I heard a lot people talking ’bout the White House. I decided I’d drop in there that night. And when I got there I said man what’s shakin’. They said look man you can’t come in here this where the President hang out. What you want. I said look man, I’m John Lee Hooker, I sing the blues. They said the President don’t have time for the blues. I said look man everybody got to have the blues sometime don’t matter where you from or where you at…

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