Come Down to Tennessee
DESCRIPTION: "Come down to Tennessee (Ride er ole grey horse). Yaller gal's de gal for me (Ride er ole grey horse). Kiss her under de mulberry tree (Ride er ole grey horse). Oh my, nigger, don't you see, Better come to Tennessee?"
EARLIEST DATE: 1925 (Scarborough)
KEYWORDS: courting horse
FOUND IN: US(So)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Scarborough-NegroFS, p. 183, (no title) (1 fragment)
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