Written by
Bob Stumpel

October 27

Misery In My Heart (aka Going Down To The River; aka Givin’ It Up; aka I’m Going To Drown Myself)

Album 1949 - 1956 Way

Swing Time 326-A+.
From Cashbox, Apr. 4, 1953.

Single (A): Swing Time 326, 1953, b/w The Snow Is Falling.
Compilation album: The Way I Feel, Proper, 22 Oct 2007.

Recorded in Los Angeles, in 1951.

“With Orchestra”: Ray Charles – voc, p; arr; Billy Brooks, Fleming Askew – tp; Marshall Royal, Earl Brown – as; Stanley Turrentine, Maurice Simon – ts; Charles Waller – bs; Frank McClure – b; Eddie Pipper – ds.

From Cashbox, Mar. 7, 1953.
From Billboard, March 7, 1953.


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