Black Water
The Doobie Brothers
Doobie Bros 1975 Black Water 45
Old black water, keep on rollin’
Mississippi moon, won’t you keep on shinin’ on me
Yeah, keep on shinin’ your light
Gonna make everything, pretty mama
Gonna make everything all right
Peak Chart Position
  • No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1975 for one week
  • Hot 100 chart debut: Dec 21, 1974
  • RIAA certified Gold record
  • from the album What Were Once Vices Are Now Habits (1974)
  • the first of two No.1 hits achieved by The Doobie Brothers in their career
  • lead vocals: Patrick Simmons
  • written by Patrick Simmons
  • produced by Ted Templeman
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