The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #19551   Message #199656
Posted By: canoer
22-Mar-00 - 11:27 PM
Thread Name: Gospel Origin-Civil Rights & Labor Songs
Subject: RE: Gospel Origin-Civil Rights & Labor Songs
"I'm so glad, I'm fighting for my rights,
Singing Glory Hallelujah, I'm so glad."

To the tune Wayfarin' Stranger: "They Say that Freedom is a Constant Struggle"

To the tune You've Got to Walk that Lonesome Valley: "You've Got to Go Down, and Join the Union"

Keep Your Eyes on the Prize, Hold On & Keep Your Hands on the Plow

"Ain't Gonna Let No-Body Turn Me A-Round"

Nice thread. Maybe I'll come up with some more. I know they're out there. "Pharoah's Army got Drownded" (O Mary Don't You Weep) .