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Led Zeppelin

When the Levee Breaks (7:08)

"When the Levee Breaks" is a blues song written and first recorded by husband and wife Kansas Joe McCoy and Memphis Minnie in 1929. The song is in reaction to the upheaval caused by the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927. According to the When The Levee Breaks Songfacts, African-American plantation workers were forced to work on the levee at gunpoint, piling sandbags to save the neighboring towns. Hence the lyrics, "I…

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  • groovy led zep... I like!
  • Eu amo essa música com todas as minhas forças
  • Huge.
  • Another absolute epic from Led Zeppelin. The guitar work is just god like.
  • for a Mississippi gal....song after my heart
  • I wish I could have sex with this song. [9] brilliant! :D
  • Those drums....
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  • I wish I could have sex with this song. [8]

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