“I'm Bound to Cross the Jordan”


"I'm boun' to cross the Jordan(x5), Hallelujah!" "Oh, brothers, won't you join me? Sisters, won't you join me? Sinners, won't you join me? For I'm bound to cross the Jordan, Hallelujah!" "Oh, my brother's over Jordan, My sister's...."


  1. BrownIII 532, "I'm Boun' to Cross the Jordan" (1 text)
  2. Roud #11872
  3. BI, Br3532


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1915 (Brown)
Keywords: religious nonballad
Found in: US(SE)