Scandalize My Name (Paul Robeson)

“Scandalize My Name” Sheet Music (pdf).
“Scandalize My Name” Karaoke (midi with lyrics).

Performer: Paul Robeson.
Lyrics: Traditional.
Tune: Traditional.


I met my brother the other day; I gave him my right hand.
An’ jus’ as soon as ever my back was turned, he scandalize’ my name.
Now, you call that a brother? No! No! You call that a brother? No! No!
Call that a brother? No! No! Scandalize’ my name.

I met my sister the other day; I gave her my right hand.
An’ jus’ as soon as ever my back was turned, she, too, scandalize’ my name.
Now, you call that a sister? No! No! You call that a sister? No! No!
Call that a sister? No! No! Scandalize’ my name.

I met my preacher the other day; I gave him my right hand.
An’ jus’ as soon as ever my back was turned, he, too, scandalize’ my name.
Now, you call that religion? No! No! You call that religion? No! No!
Call that religion? No! No! Scandalize’ my name.


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