Freddie Spruell – “Mr. Freddie’s Kokomo Blues” (mp3)

Freddie Spruell – “Mr. Freddie’s Kokomo Blues” (mp3)

Freddie Spruell was reportedly the first blues singer of the Mississippi delta to record a record. “Mr. Freddie‚Äôs Kokomo Blues” is a traditional blues song in tempo and guitar picking, but the lyrics are quite unique and original. While you‚Äôre tapping your toes, listen closely to the last few stanzas which include a popular nursery rhyme.