Hard Time Killing Floor Blues

Skip James

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publisher: ©WYNWOOD MUSIC CO. INC.
writers: Nehemiah Skip Jones
album: Track 1 in album Hard Time Killing Floor Blues
release date: 2003-7-15
popularity : 5 users have visited this page.
genres: Blues
styles: Delta Blues
length: 3:28

Album Information

label: Biograph Records
country(area): United States
format: CD
barcode: 826663016925
script: Latin

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Lyrics

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Hard Time Killing Floor Blues 3:23 Trk 11
Skip James - vocal, guitar and piano
From Vanguard 'Today!' album 1966
Vanguard Records CD 96517-2 1998


Hard time's is here
Times are harder

Um-hm
Um, hm-hm-hm
You know that people
But they can't find no heaven

Um-uh-hm
Um, hm-hm-hm
People, if I ever can get up
Lord, I'll never get down

Hm, um-hm
Hm, hm-hm-hm
Well, you hear me singin'
People, you know these hard times

Hmm, hmm
Hm, hm-hm, oh Lord
You know, you'll say you had money
But these hard times gon' kill you

Umm, hmm
Hm, hm-hm-hm
(guitar)
Umm-hm
Umm-hm
Hmm, hm-hm-hm
(guitar to end)
~

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Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Hard Time Killing Floor Blues
  • 2 Sick Bed Blues
  • 3 Washington D.C. Hospital Center Blues
  • 4 Devil Got My Woman
  • 5 Illinois Blues
  • 6 I Don't Want a Woman to Stay Up All Night Long
  • 7 Cherry Ball Blues
  • 8 Skip's Worried Blues
  • 9 Cypress Grove Blues
  • 10 Catfish Blues
  • 11 Motherless & Fatherless
  • 12 All Night Long