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Oh Susanna is not actually a folk song, because it was composed by Stephen Foster, but he deliberately composed it in the style of the negro folk tradition. It was published in 1848, and is often associated with the California Gold Rush.

Oh I come from Alabama with a banjo on my knee,
I'm going to Louisiana, my true love for to see
It rained all night the day I left, the weather it was dry
The sun so hot I froze to death; Susanna, don't you cry.
Oh, Susanna, don't you cry for me
For I come from Alabama,
With my banjo on my knee.
Category: Folk Song Rhythm Combo Featuring Guitar Traditional Period
Time Signature 4 /4 Key Signature   G Major also featuring Harmonica Play MP3 using player below.

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