DESCRIPTION: "Hey Rufus, hey boy, Where in the world you been so long? Hey buddy, hey boy, Well, I been in the jungle, ain't goin' there no more."
EARLIEST DATE: 1963
KEYWORDS: worksong nonballad
FOUND IN: US
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Courlander-NFM, pp. 85-86, "(Hey Rufus)" (1 text, 1 tune)
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