Deep River

from People Are Fragile by Ashley Daneman

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Deep river, my home is over Jordan. Deep river, Lord. I want to cross over into campground. Oh, don’t you want to go to that gospel feast, that promised land where all is peace? Deep river, Lord. My home is over Jordan. Oh, deep river, Lord.

Well, you know I wanna cross over. I’ve been thinking about it, yeah, I wanna. You know I think I wanna cross over. [Gonna cross over, gonna cross] Been spending my time now thinking about it. I think I’m gonna cross over, yeah. I’m not gonna stay on this side, I’m gonna cross over. I may not know much about the other side, but I’m gonna go over and I’m gonna see what I see, I’m gonna do what I do, and I’m gonna cross over. Gonna cross! Gonna swim! Gonna fly! Gonna cross over, yeah! Gonna do what I gotta do to cross over. Gonna do what I gotta do.


from People Are Fragile, released March 1, 2019
Ashley Daneman, voice; Rufus Ferguson, piano.


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Ashley Daneman Kalamazoo, Michigan

Ashley Daneman is a singer who a combines “a literary sensibility with a driving experimental jazz style where the heart of the song can find itself anywhere and always in a personal intimate space” (Marlbank). Her new release, People Are Fragile (Flood Music), traverses the emotional waters of pain, recovery, and rebirth following a series of losses. ... more

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