13 Highway

DESCRIPTION: "I went down 13 highway, Down in my baby's door Raining and storming, Scarcely see the road." "Clouds dark as night, If my baby don't fail me I'll make every thing all right" "Going 60 miles an hour..." "Don't the highway look lonesome..."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1938 (recording, Walter Davis)
KEYWORDS: grief love promise nonballad lover technology
FOUND IN: US(SE)
RECORDINGS:
Walter Davis, "13 Highway" (Bluebird B7693, 1938)
Moses Williams, "13 Highway" (on USFlorida01)

NOTES: Moses Williams sings "I always wonder why ... That woman didn't treat me right." The description follows the Walter Davis recording. - BS
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File: Rc13Hwy

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