The Society for the Preservation of Spirituals

94 Gullah Spirituals

Documented between 1922 and 1995


Ain't Gwine Tuh Worry Muh Lawd No Mo' yes   1936-39
All Uh Do yes   1936, 1980
Anyhow yes yes 1936-39
Anninius     1936-39
Blood Done Sign My Name yes yes  
Bran' Een Duh Fo'head yes yes 1936-39
Buckle Up My Shoe      
Burding Down yes    
Chariot Comin' Down     1954
Chillun Ob Duh Wilduhness Moan Fuh Bread yes yes  
Come Along Muh Sistuh yes   1983
Come by Yuh yes yes 1936-39, 1954
Come Downg, Zek'ul yes   1987
  yes yes 1936-39
Come Out Duh Wilduhness yes   1987
Couldn' Yeddy Nobawdy Pray yes    
Cya' Duh Key, Gone Home yes yes 1936
Cya(n)' Cross Dey yes    
Cya(n)' Cross Home yes   1936-39
Cyan' Help From Cryin' Sometime yes yes 1954
Det' Aint Yuh Got No Shame yes yes  
Dey's Uh Light Een Duh Wally Fuh Me yes   1980
Don' Chuh Mine' W'at Duh Debble Do yes yes 1987
Don' Let Yuh Elduh Condemn Yuh yes   1936-39
Down Een Duh Walley yes yes  
Draw Lebel yes yes 1995
Drinkeen' Duh Wine yes    
Duh Chillun Ob Duh Wilduhness yes    
Duh Fau(l)t Een Me yes yes  
Duh Golding Ribbuh yes    
Duh Golding Street yes   1936-39
Duh Preachuh Gawt 'Uh Moob yes    
Dus', Dus' En' Ashish yes    
Duh Lawd Mek A Way Fuh Me      
Eb'rybawdy Who Is Libin' Got Tuh Die (a) yes yes  
Eb'rybawdy Who Is Libin' Got Tuh Die (b)   yes  
E Rose, 'E Rose yes    
Een Dat Low Lan' yes yes 1936-39
Een Muh Haa't yes yes 1987
Een Muh Time Ob Dyin' yes   1936-39
Face Duh Risin' Sun yes yes 1960
Fault Een Me yes yes 1995
Flood Come Uh-Creepin' (now playing) yes yes 1936
Gimme Dat Ole Time 'Ligion yes    
Good Ol' Time Ligion yes    
Gottuh Meet Duh Jedgement yes    
Gottuh Tek Duh Chillun Outuh Pharaoh Han' yes yes  
Grabe Sinkin' Down yes yes  
Gwine T' Res' From All My Labuh yes yes  
Haab Ile Een Duh Wessel yes   1987
He Dat Beleeb yes   1995
Home Een Duh Rock yes yes 1983
Homelan'     1936-39
Honnuh Duh Lamb


yes   1983
I Done Done What Yuh Tol' Me Tuh Do     1936-39
I Gwine Res' From All Muh Labuh yes    
I Know Uh Bun Change' yes   1983
I Look Down Duh Road /  yes yes 1987
Ise Bin Tryin' tuh Be Humble yes    
I'se Uh Soljuh Een De Aa'my yes   1954, 1987
Jawsh'a Bin duh son Ob Nun yes    
King Oh King yes yes  
Lebe Yuh Een Duh Han Ob Uh Kin' Sabeyuh yes yes 1936-39, 1983
Leddown Daniel Tek Yo' Res yes yes  
Mek Me Feel Like Prayin     1936-39
Mary Weep 'n Maa'tuh Moan yes   1952
Meet Me Een Galilee     1936-39
Moob 'E Campin Groun' yes   1936-39
Moob Out duh Way 'n Lemme Shine yes   1995
Mudduhless Chillen yes   1987
Muh Soul Is A Witness     1936-39
Ninety-Nine 'n uh Half yes   1960
No Hidin' Place yes    
Norah     (Major) yes yes  
Norah     (Minor) yes yes 1960
Norah, Hice Duh Winduh yes   1936-39, 1980
Oh Lawd W'ah Ha'am I Done yes yes  
Ole Egyp'    (Back River) yes yes 1952
Ole Egyp'   (Santee River) yes yes  
Play On Yuh Haa'p yes   1987
Primus Lan' yes yes 1983
Rally All Roun Duh Founting yes   1983
Rebawn Again yes yes 1960
Roll, Jerding, Roll yes    
Samyul' Sistuh yes yes  
Seddown Saa'bent yes   1983
Shout Jubilee yes yes 1960
Silbuh Spade yes   1960
SilbuhTrumpet yes   1960
Sim-me Yuh, Muh Leaduh yes yes 1954
Sinnuh Man yes    
Sinnuh W'ah Yuh Doin' Down Dere yes yes 1936, 1987
Sinnuh W'y Will Yuh Die On Da' Day yes yes  
Siporatin' Line  yes yes 1936, 1980
Somebody Een Yuh, It Mus' Be Jedus yes yes 1980
Somebody 'Nawkin' at duh Do yes   1980
Stannin' Een Duh Need Ob Prayuh yes    
Tell Jawn Do(n)' Call Duh Roll yes yes 1936, 1987
Trimble, Trimble yes   1995
Walk Een Jersalem Jus Like John yes   1952
Walkin Shoe yes   1983
Wan' King Jedus Stan' My Bon' yes yes  
Way Beyawn' duh Moon yes   1983
We Is Almos' Home yes    
Welcome Table yes yes 1995
W'en Duh Saints Go Maa'chin' Home yes   1980
W'en I'm Gone, Gone, Gone yes yes 1995
When Yuh Go Tuh Pray yes   1960
Who Yuh Got Een Heben yes yes  
You Cyan Hide yes yes 1954
Zeekul Een Euh Walley     1936
Recordings of African-American church      
congregations denoted as 1936-39 in bold