Paul Robeson ‎– Ol' Man River - His 25 Greatest - 1925-1938

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Living Era ‎– CD AJA 5276, ASV ‎– CD AJA 5276
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1 Ol' Man River
Composed By – Kern*Lyrics By – Hammerstein II*
4:16
Spirituals
2 Steal Away
Arranged By – Brown*Composed By – Trad.*
2:56
3 Joshua Fit De Battle Of Jericho
Arranged By – Brown*Composed By – Trad.*
1:54
4 Water Boy
Arranged By – Robinson*Composed By – Trad.*
3:02
5 Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Arranged By – Brown*Composed By – Trad.*
2:47
6 Deep River
Arranged By – Burleigh*Composed By – Traditional
2:22
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7 Lonesome Road
Composed By – Shilkret*Lyrics By – Austin*
2:40
8 Mighty Lak' A Rose
Composed By – Nevin*Lyrics By – Stanton*
3:20
9 River, Stay 'Way From My Door
Composed By – Woods*Lyrics By – Dixon*
3:28
10 Rockin' Chair
Composed By – Carmichael*
3:29
11 When It's Sleepy-Time Down South
Written-By – Muse*, René*, René*
3:21
12 Mah Lindy Lou
Written-By – Strickland*
3:12
13 My Curly-Headed Baby
Written-By – Clutsam*
2:59
14 Carry Me Back To Green Pastures
Written-By – Pepper*
2:49
15 Lazy Bones
Composed By – Carmichael*Lyrics By – Mercer*
3:20
16 St. Louis Blues
Composed By – Handy*
3:26
17 Congo Lullaby
Composed By – Spoliansky*Lyrics By – Wimperis*
3:04
18 Canoe Song
Composed By – Spoliansky*Lyrics By – Wimperis*
2:57
19 Shenandoah
Arranged By – Terry*Composed By – Trad.*
3:10
20 I Still Suits Me
Composed By – Kern*Lyrics By – Hammerstein II*
2:50
21 Summertime
Composed By – Gershwin*Lyrics By – Heyward*, Gershwin*
2:33
22 It Ain't Necessarily So
Composed By – Gershwin*Lyrics By – Heyward*, Gershwin*
2:29
23 Just A-Wearyin' For You
Composed By – Jacobs-Bond*Lyrics By – Stanton*
2:33
24 Song Of The Volga Boatmen
Arranged By – SchindlerComposed By – Traditional
2:41
25 Little Man, You've Had A Busy Day
Written-By – Al Hoffman, Mabel Wayne, Maurice Sigler
3:12

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Notes

© 1998 ASV Ltd., Made in England. Printed in England.

Track 24 erroneously solely credited to Schindler, possibly Kurt Schindler, who may have been an arranger of this version, but the song was in fact a traditional Russian sea shanty.

Tracks transcribed from original 78s:
1. BX 12096-A - New York, Jul 23, 1932
2. BVE 33087-4, Camden, New Jersey, Jul 27, 1925
3. BVE 33088-5, Camden, New Jersey, Jul 30, 1925
4. BVE 33084-6, Camden, New Jersey, Jan 7, 1926
5. BVE 33119-3, Camden, New Jersey, Jan 7, 1926
6. BVE 38418-5 - New York, May 10, 1927
7. Bb 17551-2, Hayes, Middlesex, Aug 30, 1929
8. Bb 17698-2, Hayes, Middlesex, Oct 2, 1929
9. OB 1334-1 - London, Aug 25, 1931
10. OB 1667-1 - London, Sep 17, 1931
11. OB 2516-1 - London, Dec 18, 1931
12. OB 4404-1 - London, Oct 20, 1932
13. OB 4405-1 - London, Oct 20, 1932
14. OB 5311-1 - London, Sep 8, 1933
15. OB 5312-2 - London, Sep 8, 1933
16. OB 5906-2 - London, Feb 20, 1934
17. OEA 1851-2 - London, Apr 15, 1935
18. OEA 1481-6 - London, May 14, 1935
19. OEA 2726-1 - London, May 24, 1935
20. OEA 2936-1 - London, May 18, 1936
21. OEA 5171-1 - London, Jan 14, 1938
22. OEA 5991-1 - London, Jan 21, 1938
23. OEA 6271-4 - London, Mar 24, 1938
24. OEA 6162-1 - London, Mar 28, 1938
25. OB 7423-2 - London, Jun 27, 1934

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