JESUS MAKE UP MY DYIN' BED

Latest update on 26/12/2009

Artist: Blind Willie Johnson
Author: Willie Johnson
Label: Columbia
Year: 1927

Most important performer of self written, black religious streetcorner stuff.

Covers:

1929:

Charley Patton [as Jesus Is A Dying Bed-Maker]

1933:

Josh White [and as In My Time Of Dying in '45]

1962:

Bob Dylan [idem]

1969:

Fear Itself [idem; Canadian band possibly influencing Led Zeppelin]

1975:

Led Zeppelin [idem; crediting themselves]

1992:

Big Sugar [idem]

1994:

Pops Staples [as Jesus Is Going To Make Up (My Dying Bed)]

1995:

Kelly Joe Phelps

1997:

John Mellencamp [as In My Time Of Dying]

2000:

Jimmy Page & The Black Crowes [idem]

2003:

Martin L. Gore [idem]

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