(James Woodie Alexander)
This song is a Southern Spiritual credited to JW Alexander. It was first recorded and became a hit in the late 1940s by The Pilgrim Travelers, with their composer singing in the group. It was later recorded by Sam Cooke, Nick Cave, Peter Paul & Mary, Mahalia Jackson and Ian & Sylvia to name a few.
Jesus Met the Woman at the Well,
Teldec 96515 (CD: Out Of This World)