Four O'Clock Blues
DESCRIPTION: It's four o'clock in the morning, just before day, and the singer is going to go upstairs and lie in bed.
EARLIEST DATE: 1963 (MJHurt05)
Mississippi John Hurt, "Four O'Clock Blues" (on MJHurt05)
NOTES: This is not the same as any of the songs recorded under the same title by Skip James, Son House, Sonny Terry, or Jimmy and Mama Yancey. - BS
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