The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #90399   Message #1949731
Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
27-Jan-07 - 12:51 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Pick a Bale of Cotton
Subject: RE: Origins: Pick a Bale of Cotton
The opposition to the song comes mostly from urban Whites and Blacks who are far removed from the realities of rural, especially farm, life.
Scrump, I don't believe that you will have any trouble with the song in the small town South and Southwest. They will sing the choruses along with you.