Sundown

DESCRIPTION: Courting song, with the chorus "It's nearly sundown, sundown/Sun is almost down/Bound away to leave you, 'fore the sun goes down..." Verses begin with "Hi, my little darling"; singer promises to bring his girl back a ribbon to tie around her waist
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1973 (recording, Art Thieme)
KEYWORDS: courting parting nonballad playparty lover
FOUND IN: US
RECORDINGS:
Art Thieme, "Sundown" (onGetFolked) (on Thieme04)
NOTES: I suspect this is related to the song "Hurry Sundown," and I'm guessing that it's a playparty. - PJS
File: RcSundow

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