Spiders and Snakes: JIM STAFFORD

Australian singles chart:
Spiders and Snakes entered the Kent charts on 31 December 1973 and peaked at #19. The song was #98 on the Top 100 of 1974.

The song is on Jim Stafford which entered the Kent album charts on 10 June 1974 and peaked at #27.

Spiders and Snakes was written by comedian and musician Jim Stafford together with David Bellamy. It was one of the first songs Bellamy wrote – the lyrics are a humorous retelling of his experiences growing up on a farm in rural Darby, Florida. Along with his brother Howard, David went on to great success as The Bellamy Brothers. Their best known song is Let Your Love Flow.
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