Iingoma zomtyholi wehla waya eGeorgia nguCharlie Daniels Band

  • Umtyholi wehla waya eGeorgia
    Wayekhangele umphefumlo ukuba webe
    Wayebotshiwe
    Kuba wayesemva kakhulu
    Kwaye wayezimisele ukwenza isivumelwano

    Xa wafika lo mfana
    I-Sawin 'kwi-fiddle kunye ne-playin' ishushu
    Kwaye uMtyholi waxhuma
    Phezulu kwisiphunzi somthi
    Kwaye ndathi, 'mfana, mandikuxelele

    Ndiyaqikelela ukuba ubungayazi
    Kodwa nam ndingumdlali wefiddle
    Kwaye ukuba unomdla wokuthatha isibindi, ndiza kubheja nawe

    Ngoku udlala ifiddle fiddle, mfana
    Kodwa nika uMtyholi ilungelo lakhe
    Ndiza kubheja ngefiddle igolide
    Nxamnye nomphefumlo wakho
    Kuba ndicinga ukuba ndingcono kunawe. '

    Inkwenkwe yathi, 'igama lam nguJohnny
    Kwaye isenokuba sisono
    Kodwa ndiza kuthatha ukubheja kwakho
    Kwaye uya kuzisola
    'Kuba ndingoyena mntu ubalaseleyo wakha wakho.'

    Johnny, rosin isaphetha sakho kwaye udlale ifiddle yakho kanzima
    Kuba isihogo siqhekekile eGeorgia, kwaye umtyholi usebenza ngamakhadi
    Kwaye ukuba uyaphumelela, ufumana le fiddle ekhazimlayo eyenziwe ngegolide
    Kodwa ukuba uyalahleka, uMtyholi uyawufumana umphefumlo wakho

    Usathana wavula ityala lakhe
    Kwaye wathi, 'Ndiza kuqala lo mboniso.'
    Kwaye kwaphuma umlilo ezandleni zakhe
    Njengoko wayelungisa isaphetha sakhe

    Emva koko watsala isaphetha enqamlezisa imitya
    Kwaye yenza into embi
    Kwaye iqela leedemon lazibandakanya
    Kwaye kwavakala into enje

    Uthe akugqiba usathana
    UJohnny wathi, 'ulungile, nyana mdala
    Kodwa hlala phantsi kweso sihlalo kanye apho
    Kwaye mandikubonise ukuba yenziwa njani. '

    Udlale uMlilo eNtabeni abaleke amakhwenkwe, abaleke
    Umtyholi ukwindlu yeLanga
    Inkukhu kwisitya sesonka se-pickin '
    Makhulu, ingaba inja yakho iyaluma? Akukho mntwana, hayi

    Usathana waqubuda intloko
    Kuba wayesazi ukuba ubethiwe
    Wabeka loo fiddle yegolide
    Emhlabeni ezinyaweni zikaJohnny

    UJohnny wathi, 'Mtyholi, buya ubuye
    Ukuba ufuna ukuzama kwakhona
    Ndikhe ndakuxelela kanye wena nyana wenja
    Ndingoyena mntu ubalaseleyo owakha wakho. '

    Udlale uMlilo eNtabeni abaleke amakhwenkwe, abaleke
    Umtyholi ukwindlu yeLanga
    Inkukhu kwisitya sesonka se-pickin '
    Makhulu, ingaba inja yakho iyaluma? Akukho mntwana, hayi
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