“Keep A-Inchin' Along”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1960
Keywords: religious freedom nonballad
Found in: US

Description

"Keep a-inchin' along... Jesus will come by 'n by." "'Twas inch by inch I saved my soul." The singer makes plans for heaven, and for the festivities that will attend the arrival. "Ever since my Lord set me free, This old world's been a hell to me."

References

  1. Lomax-FSNA 239, "Keep A-Inchin' Along" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #11947
  3. BI, LoF239