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Thread #97435   Message #1916925
Posted By: MartinRyan
22-Dec-06 - 02:58 PM
Thread Name: Folk Songs That Hit the Charts as Pop Songs
Subject: RE: Folk Songs That Hit the Charts as Pop Songs
Joe

Don't know about a spiritual root - but I have a vague recollection of hearing an old blues head singing a song on an old 78 recording and thinking to myself "That's surely where The last Time came from. May well have been gospel type setting.

Regards
p.s. Happy Christmas!