Various ‎– Georgia Sea Island Songs

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New World Records ‎– NW 278
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Vinyl, LP, Gatefold
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A1 Moses
Leader, Vocals – John Davis (30)Vocals – Bessie Jones, Henry Morrison, Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
4:10
A2 Kneebone
Leader, Vocals – Joe Armstrong (3)Vocals – Ben Ramsey, Bessie Jones, Henry Morrison, Jerome Davis, John Davis (30), Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
2:07
A3 Sheep, Sheep, Don't You Know The Road
Leader, Vocals – Bessie JonesVocals – Henry Morrison, John Davis (30), Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
2:18
A4 Live Humble
Leader, Vocals – John Davis (30)Vocals – Ben Ramsey, Bessie Jones, Henry Morrison, Jerome Davis, Joe Armstrong (3), Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
3:44
A5 Daniel
Leader, Vocals – Willis ProctorVocals – Ben Ramsey, Bessie Jones, Henry Morrison, Jerome Davis, Joe Armstrong (3), John Davis (30), Peter Davis (7)
2:08
A6 O Death
Leader, Vocals – Bessie JonesVocals – Ben Ramsey, Henry Morrison, Jerome Davis, Joe Armstrong (3), John Davis (30), Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
2:45
A7 Read 'Em John
Leader, Vocals – John Davis (30)Vocals – Ben Ramsey, Bessie Jones, Henry Morrison, Jerome Davis, Joe Armstrong (3), Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
2:01
A8 Beulah Land
Banjo, Guitar – Hobart SmithDrums – Nat RahmingsFife – Ed YoungLeader, Vocals – John Davis (30)Vocals – Alberta Ramsey, Bessie Jones, Emma Ramsey, Henry Morrison
4:15
B1 The Buzzard Lope
Leader, Vocals – Bessie JonesVocals – Ben Ramsey, Henry Morrison, Jerome Davis, Joe Armstrong (3), John Davis (30), Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
1:58
B2 Raggy Levy
Leader, Vocals – John Davis (30)Vocals – Bessie Jones, Henry Morrison, Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
1:05
B3 Ain't I Right
Leader, Vocals – Henry MorrisonVocals – Ben Ramsey, Bessie Jones, Jerome Davis, Joe Armstrong (3), John Davis (30), Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
1:33
B4 See Aunt Dinah
Banjo, Guitar – Hobart SmithDrums – Nat RahmingsFife – Ed YoungLeader, Vocals – Bessie JonesVocals – Alberta Ramsey, Emma Ramsey, Henry Morrison, John Davis (30)
3:01
B5 Walk, Billy Abbot
Leader, Vocals – Willis ProctorVocals – Ben Ramsey, Bessie Jones, Henry Morrison, Jerome Davis, Joe Armstrong (3), John Davis (30), Peter Davis (7)
0:54
B6 Reg'lar, Reg'lar, Rollin' Under
Banjo, Guitar – Hobart SmithDrums – Nat RahmingsFife – Ed YoungLeader, Vocals – Bessie JonesVocals – Alberta Ramsey, Emma Ramsey, Henry Morrison, John Davis (30)
2:16
B7 Pay Me
Leader, Vocals – Joe Armstrong (3)Vocals – Ben Ramsey, Bessie Jones, Henry Morrison, Jerome Davis, John Davis (30), Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
1:23
B8 Carrie Belle
Leader, Vocals – John Davis (30)Vocals – Ben Ramsey, Bessie Jones, Henry Morrison, Jerome Davis, Joe Armstrong (3), Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
3:29
B9 Laz'rus
Leader, Vocals – Henry MorrisonVocals – Bessie Jones, John Davis (30), Peter Davis (7), Willis Proctor
1:36
B10 The Titanic
Banjo, Guitar – Hobart SmithDrums – Nat RahmingsFife – Ed YoungLeader, Vocals – Bessie JonesVocals – Alberta Ramsey, Emma Ramsey, Henry Morrison, John Davis (30)
3:30

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Gatefold sleeve with glued-in insert.

These recordings were made possible through a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side A, etched): NWS 278 A ALT12-1-81
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side B, etched): NWS 278 B ALT12-1-81
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, both sides, stamped): Anvil/Lathe logo
  • Other (Library of Congress Card No.): 77-750358

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