9 thoughts on “ We Bid You Goodnight ”

  1. “And We Bid You Goodnight” was a traditional song covered by the Grateful Dead to close some of their concerts between and , and later brought back and played from to The lyrics.
  2. And I bid you goodnight, goodnight, goodnight. Sung a capella by the Grateful Dead to close many of their concerts in the late sixties and the beginning of the seventies - and then revived again in The lyrics varied a bit from performance to performance.
  3. Jan 14,  · Joseph Spence (left) was a Bahamian guitarist and vocalist. Raymond Pinder (right) was Spence’s brother-in-law and fellow vocalist. Folklorist Sam Charters w.
  4. Jan 29,  · E A E I love you, but Jesus loves you the best. A B E And I bid you goodnight, goodnight, goodnight. [Verse 2] E Lay down, my dear brothers. Lay down and take your rest. E B Oh, won't you lay your.
  5. Lyrics to 'I Bid You Goodnight' by Aaron Neville. (traditional bahamian gospel song) Lay down my dear brother, lay down and take your rest I want to lay your head upon your savior's breast I love you, but jesus loves you best.
  6. LONG DESCRIPTION: Funeral hymn/spiritual, recognized by the chorus line, "And I bid you goodnight, goodnight, goodnight." The hymn form describes a farewell and the afterlife.
  7. (I Bid You Good Night) “The Christian’s ‘Good Night’” was published as a poem in by Sarah Doudney, English children’s writer, novelist and poet. In it was put to music by well-known hymn composer, Ira Sankey.
  8. The Grateful Dead performed the song a number of times in the and periods but infrequently during the rest of their performing career. On Grateful Dead recordings the title used is either And We Bid You Goodnight or We Bid You Goodnight. The Grateful Dead version of this traditional 'lowering down' funeral song originates from a recording by Joseph Spence and the Pindar Family .
  9. And I bid you goodnight, goodnight, goodnight And I bid you goodnight, goodnight, goodnight Walking in Jerusalem just like John (bid you goodnight, goodnight) I remember right well, I remember right well (bid you goodnight, goodnight) His rod and his staff shall comfort me (bid you goodnight, goodnight) Tell "A" for the ark, that wonderful boat.

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