DOWN IN THE RIVER TO PRAY

Latest update on 06/09/2016

Artist: Price Family Sacred Singers
Author: traditional
Label: Okeh
Year: 1927

Was also an Underground Railroad song. Oldest version published as The Good Old Way in Slave Songs Of The US (1867), crediting C.H. Allen.

Covers:

1940:

Lead Belly

1966:

Doc Watson

2000:

Alison Krauss [in film O Brother, Where Art Thou?]

2005:

King's Singers

2009:

Mormon Tabernacle Choir

2014:

Noah Gundersen [as Poor Man's Son]

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