Leadbelly ‎– Lead Belly's Last Sessions Part One

Folkways Records ‎– FS 2941A/B
Vinyl, LP, Album


A1 I Was Standing In The Bottom
A2 Yes, I'm Going Down In Louisiana
A3 Ain't Going Down To The Well No More
A4 Dick Ligger's Holler
A5 Liza Jane
A6 Dog Latin Song
A7 Leaving Blues
A8 Go Down, Old Hannah
A9 The Blue Tailed Fly
A10 Nobody In This World Is Better Than Us
A11 We're InI The Same Boat, Brother
A12 Looky Looky Yonder
A13 Jolly O The Ransom
A14 Old Ship Of Zion
A15 Bring Me A Little Water, Silvy
A16 Mistreatin' Mama
A17 Black Betty
A18 Ain't Going Down To The Well No More
B1 I'm Going Down In Louisiana
B2 I Don't Know You, What Have I Done?
B3 Rock Island Line
B4 Old Man, Will Your Dog Catch A Rabbit?
B5 Shorty George
B6 Stewball
B7 Bottle Up And Go
B8 You Know I Got To Do It
B9 Ain't It A Shame To Go Fishin' On Sunday
B10 Ain't Gonna Drink No More
B11 My Lindy Lou
B12 I'm Thinking Of A Friend
B13 He Never Said A Mumbling Word
B14 I Want To Go Home Army Life
B15 In The World
B16 I Want To Go Home


Originally recorded over 3 nights in September/October 1948 in the NYC apartment of Frederic Ramsey Jr. This was remastered in 1953 from the existing portions of damaged tapes, finally issued in 1962. The sessions are presented fully as one track as recorded on tape with no track times or song sequences.