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Carry Me Back To Old Virginia

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  1. "Carry Me Back to Old Virginia" by James A. Bland (original title; "Carry Me Back To Old Virginny") was designated the official state song of Virginia in , then re-designated as the state "song emeritus" in The definition of emeritus: retired or honorably discharged from active professional duty, but retaining the title of one's.
  2. As the state song of Virginia, "Carry Me Back To Old Virginny" grew roots, giving it even more staying power than "Dixie," and for many of its supporters, an intractable nostalgia. Defenders of the song point out that it was written by a black man and recorded by a number of black artists, Louis Armstrong and Ray Charles among them.
  3. Carry Me Back To Old Virginia lyrics and chords are intended for your personal use only, it's a very pretty country song recorded by Jerry Lee Lewis. search engine by freefind: advanced: Type in an artist's name or song title in the space above for a quick search of Classic Country Music lyrics website. Low prices on Books.
  4. On Jan 28, the Virginia Senate voted 24 to designate Carry Me Back as state song “emeritus” and directed a study committee to come up with a new state song. The ACIR intends to make a final selection in the contest and a recommendation to the General Assembly and the Governor for the General Assembly session.
  5. Carry me back to old Virginny, There's where the cotton and the corn and tators grow, There's where the birds warble sweet in the spring time, There's where the darkies' heart am longed to go. There's where I labored so hard for old massa, Day after day in the field of yellow corn, No place on earth do I love more sincerely.
  6. Jul 17,  · Carry Me Back to Virginia Lyrics: Well, I come from the valley, I'm a rebel boy / Born on the banks of the Shenandoah / In '61, I went to the war / To win one for Virginia! / .
  7. Carry me back to old Virginny, There's where the cotton and the corn and tatoes grow, There's where the birds warble sweet in the springtime, There's where this old darkey's heart am long'd to go. Carry me back to old Virginny, There let me live 'till I wither and decay, Long by the old .
  8. Carry Me Back to Virginia Old Crow Medicine Show Buy This Song. FAVORITE (3 fans) Old Crow Medicine Show. Old Crow Medicine Show is an Americana string band based in Nashville, Tennessee. Their music has been called old-time, bluegrass, folk, and alt-country. Along with original songs, the band performs many pre-World War II blues and folk songs.

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