See also: Big Road Blues and Canned Heat Blues. His traveling companion Isham Bracey used the same opening line ('I asked for water and she gave me gasoline') in his Saturday Blues. So who came up with it?
Leroy Carr & Scrapper Blackwell [as George Street Blues]
Howlin' Wolf [as I Asked For Water And You Gave Me Gasoline]
Gun Club [as Cool Drink Of Water]
Lucinda Williams [as I Asked For Water He Gave Me Gasoline, crediting Chester Burnett]
Grady [as Tommy Johnson; alias Gordie Johnson with Chris Layton on drums]