Alabama Jubilee (song)
Alabama Jubilee is a song written by George L. Cobb and Jack Yellen. The first known recording was that of comedians Collins & Harlan in 1915. The song is considered an American popular standard. The most popular versions of the song were Red Foley's 1951 version (#3 country, #28 pop) and the 1955 instrumental version by the Ferko String Band, which reached #13 on Cashbox, #14 on the Billboard Jukebox chart, and #20 in the UK. A 1981 instrumental version by Roy Clark won the Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance.
The song is a popular marching band song.
- "Alabama jubilee", New York: Remick Music Corp., 1915. From Alabama Sheet Music Collection.
- Full lyrics of this song at MetroLyrics