Song Question:
Blues from Bessie Smith or???.?

by Susan

Forty years ago, I taped a song. i played it many times, but lost it. Accidentally I taped over it.

All those years I'm looking for the record.

I believed the song was from Bessie Smith, but I now think I remembered it wrong.

Can anybody help me?

Because I was young, and my English was very poor, I write the lyrics how I remembered them.

the chorus is correct (I really think so)

Wanting in, want it now,
But it just seems that I'm
On the outside of life
And I'll be till I die.

Wanting keys, that unlock
What I never have known
Seeking answers to questions
And no one to show

But I want in, I want in
Look around you and see
Maybe you, maybe you
Maybe you've got the key

Travelling on, endlessly
What'sthe use when you see
People round you, surround
But what's that to me

I've got my own live to live
And besides you will see

This is all I remember,

Who can help me?

it is an old song, a raw voice. Please help!!

Somebody out there who will know my request?

this Dutch lady will be gratefull!

Thanks, Susan

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