Mannish Boy
Muddy Waters

I'm a man
I spell M
A child
That represents "man"
No B
O child
That means "mannish boy"
Peak Chart Position
  • no chart history on the Billboard pop charts
  • single released: June, 1955
  • the song was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • ranks #230 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • the original version of "Mannish Boy" was recorded in Chicago on May 24, 1955, under the title "Manish Boy"
  • written by McKinley Morganfield, Mel London, Ellas McDaniel
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