Leaving Eden (Carolina Chocolate Drops album)

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Leaving Eden
Studio album by Carolina Chocolate Drops
Released February 28, 2012 (2012-02-28)
Genre Folk, Blues, Country, Bluegrass
Label Nonesuch
Producer Buddy Miller
Carolina Chocolate Drops chronology
Genuine Negro Jig
(2010)
Leaving Eden
(2012)

Leaving Eden is the fifth album by the Carolina Chocolate Drops.

Background[edit]

A music video for "Country Girl" was released in May 2012.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Riro's House" (Traditional; arr. Dom Flemons, Rhiannon Giddens) - 2:02
  2. "Kerr's Negro Jig" (Traditional; arr. Giddens) - 1:09
  3. "Ruby, Are You Mad at Your Man?" (Cousin Emmy) - 3:46
  4. "Boodle-De-Bum-Bum" (Ben Curry/Traditional; arr. Flemons) - 4:03
  5. "Country Girl" (Giddens, Lalenja Harrington, Adam Matta) - 3:22
  6. "Run Mountain" (J. E. Mainer) - 2:01
  7. "Leaving Eden" (Laurelyn Dossett) - 4:36
  8. "Read 'Em John" (Traditional; arr. Flemons) - 1:54
  9. "Mahalla" (Hannes Coetzee) - 1:54
  10. "West End Blues" (Etta Baker, Giddens) - 3:02
  11. "Po’ Black Sheep" (Traditional; arr. Flemons) - 3:21
  12. "I Truly Understand That You Love Another Man" (George Roarke) - 2:34
  13. "No Man’s Mama" (Lew Pollack, Jack Yellen) - 4:00
  14. "Briggs’ Corn Shucking Jig / Camptown Hornpipe" (Traditional; arr. Giddens) - 2:54
  15. "Pretty Bird" (Hazel Dickens) - 4:04

Bonus track[edit]

  1. "You Be Illin'" (Joseph Simmons, Darryl McDaniels, Raymond White) - 3:17

Personnel[edit]

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