Label: Masters Of Jazz - MJCD 172 • Format: CD Compilation • Country: France • Genre: Blues, Folk, World, & Country • Style: Country Blues, Gospel
Identified as a blues standard,  it was inspired by earlier blues songs. It's early in the mornin' 'bout the break of day My head on the pillow where my mama used to lay. Spand subsequently recorded several versions of "Soon This Morning".
Several other bluesmen also recorded renditions of the song, often varying the lyrics. And I woke up this mornin' just about the break of day And I woke up this mornin' just about the break of day Early In The Morning - Big Bill Broonzy - Volume 7 1935 Complete Edition I did not have no sweet woman just to drive my blues away.
Both lyrical variations have been used frequently in subsequent recordings,  but it is unknown if Carr's recording influenced Spand's. The song is a medium-tempo twelve-bar blues that features Williamson's vocal and harmonica accompanied by Robert Lee McCoy later known as Robert Nighthawk and Henry Townsend on guitars.
You tell me 'Come early in the mornin', baby 'bout the break of day' Now ya oughta see me grab the pillow where my baby used to lay. Williamson's "Early in the Morning" and the other early versions of the song was released before blues songs were tracked by record industry trade magazines such as Billboard.
Chicago blues harmonica player Junior Wells recorded several versions of "Early in the Morning" during his career. Vanguard and a studio recording for the influential Hoodoo Man Blues album.
King with Van Morrison from B. Eric Clapton recorded three versions of "Early in the Morning": a studio version from Backless and live versions from Crossroads 2: Live in the Seventiesreleased and Just One Night From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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