Category Archives: Ella Washington

You’re Gonna Cry, Cry, Cry

A few weeks ago I featured Ella Washington’s version of He Called Me Baby. Here’s the flip side, a more up tempo tune where Ella tells her no good, ┬ácheatin’ man that he better shape up or ship out and … Continue reading

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He Called Me Baby

He Called Me Baby was originally entitled She Called Me Baby, a country song written by Harlan Howard. Until about ten years ago I had only ever heard the Patsy Cline version. I was travelling home from Edinburgh, late one … Continue reading

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