Please See That My Grave Is Kept Clean
Cover of a blues by Blind Lemon Jefferson, first recorded in 1927. Copyright Universal Music Corp. Fair use for review and educational purposes only. Do not copy or download.
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February 19, 2014
MP3 2.6 MB, bitrate 128 kbps.
Blind Lemon Jefferson © Universal Music Corp.
Story behind the song
Blind Lemon Jefferson based this 1927 song on an 1876 song by Gus Williams called "See That My Grave Is Kept Green." I tinkered very slightly with Jefferson's lyrics. Blame it on the folk process.