composer:Wallace Willis (1862)
lyricist:Wallace Willis (1862)
publisher:E.C. Music (UK work publisher for Eric Clapton)
Throat Music
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996)
Wikidata:Q1750385 [info]
arrangements:Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (arrangement from “The Spiritual Medley”)
is the basis for:Swing Low (Run With the Ball)
later parody versions:Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac
later versions:Swing Down Sweet Chariot


1912-02-26Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverApollo Male Quartette2:52
1938Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (broadcast recording, 1938)liveJudy Garland1:52
1945-02-15Medley: a) Everytime I Feel the Spirit / b) Swing Low Sweet Chariot / c) They Hung Him on the CrossmedleyLead Belly3:27
1945-02-15Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverLead Belly1:06
1947-01-29Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverPeggy Lee with Dave Barbour and His Orchestra2:23
1950-10-31Swing Low, Sweet ChariotDizzy Gillespie with the Orchestra of Johnny Richards2:53
1950-10-31Swing Low, Sweet ChariotinstrumentalDizzy Gillespie2:57
1951-03-17Swing Low Sweet ChariotBill Monroe & His Blue Grass Boys2:44
1951-03-17Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (take 1)Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys2:53
1951-03-17Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (take 2)Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys2:50
1951-03-17Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (take 3, breakdown)partialBill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys0:41
1955Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverThe Golden Gate Quartet3:18
1959-01-13Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverJohnny Cash1:53
1963-04-11Swing Low, Sweet ChariotRed Allen & Frank Wakefield2:04
1973-06-17Swing Low, Sweet ChariotliveBill Monroe3:46
1974-08-29 – 1974-11Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverEric Clapton3:29
1974-08-29 – 1974-11Swing Low Sweet Chariot (original quadrophonic mix)coverEric Clapton3:28
1975-05-17Swing Low Sweet Chariot / I Saw the Lightlive and medleyBill Monroe7:26
1975-07 – 1975-08Swing Low, Sweet ChariotliveJoan Baez3:53
1977-04-25Swing Low, Sweet Chariotcover and instrumentalArchie Shepp & Horace Parlan2:44
1979-01 – 1979-02Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverRaffi with Ken Whiteley1:50
1979Swing Low, Sweet ChariotJim and Jesse2:39
1982-11-20 – 1982-11-21Swing Low Sweet ChariotRose Maddox with The Vern Williams Band3:03
1983-09Swing Low, Sweet ChariotRhoda Scott2:50
1986-01-07Swing Low, Sweet ChariotChet Baker3:29
1987-10-31Swing Low Sweet ChariotliveJerry Garcia Band4:01
1987-12-03Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (live)cover and liveJerry Garcia Acoustic Band3:29
Hey Ho, Anybody Home / Swing Low, Sweet ChariotmedleyThe Norman Luboff Choir?:??
Medley: Zip a de Doo Da / Roll Out the Barrel / Tipperary / Puttin’ on the Style / Swing Low Sweet Chariotinstrumental and medleyDelta Accordion Band5:47
Oh, Glory & Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverNataniël5:31
Swing LowHarry Belafonte3:59
Swing LowHarry Belafonte4:03
Swing LowHarry Belafonte4:02
Swing LowHarry Belafonte4:02
Swing LowUB40 feat. United Colours of Sound3:21
Swing LowHarry Belafonte4:01
Swing LowThe Shepherds Bush Comets?:??
Swing Low Sweet ChariotinstrumentalCeltic Rainbow2:34
Swing Low Sweet Chariot[unknown]2:08
Swing Low Sweet ChariotinstrumentalMike Scott2:58
Swing Low Sweet ChariotJoan Baez3:47
Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverEric Clapton4:27
Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverEric Clapton5:46
Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverEric Clapton3:29
Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverEric Clapton3:29
Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverCheryl Porter2:42
Swing Low Sweet Chariot (5.1 mix)coverEric Clapton3:23
Swing Low Sweet ChariotRhos Orpheus Male Voice Choir, J. Glyn Williams3:02
Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverPeggy Lee with the Four of a Kind2:12
Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverPeggy Lee2:32
Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverLadysmith Black Mambazo feat. China Black3:50
Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverDave Henricks2:50
Swing Low Sweet ChariotFisk Jubilee Singers?:??
Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverBritannia Building Society Band & Halifax Choral Society4:24
Swing Low Sweet ChariotJackie Wilson with Linda Hopkins2:19
Swing Low Sweet ChariotElvis Presley2:35
Swing Low Sweet ChariotcoverBill Anderson & Jan Howard2:31
Swing Low Sweet ChariotJoe Biviano, His Accordion and Rhythm Sextette2:49
Swing low, sweet chariotThe King’s Singers3:02
Swing low, sweet chariotBarbara Hendricks, Dmitri Alexeev3:03
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotFats Waller2:17
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotHarry Belafonte3:54
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotHarry Belafonte4:02
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (mono)coverJohnny Cash1:57
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotMary Hangley, Evelyn Eskin3:54
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverBear Necessities?:??
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverEric Clapton3:35
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverEric Clapton3:34
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotShe & Him1:36
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverWillie Nelson & Bobbie Nelson4:13
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotThe Choir of St Bride’s Church Choir, Robert Jones, Matthew Morley2:42
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotRichard Thompson8:10
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot[unknown]2:14
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotLes petits chanteurs de Saint-François d'Assise de Saint-Maur, André Batejat3:18
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverJohnny Cash1:53
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverPeggy Lee2:11
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverPeggy Lee2:24
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotPaul Robeson2:46
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverPeggy Lee2:21
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverJohnny O’Keefe2:52
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverPeggy Lee2:12
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverMarvis Martin, St. Olaf Choir, Anton Armstrong3:44
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverThe Spotnicks2:08
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotinstrumentalSunset Strings3:56
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverMocedades1:58
Swing Low, Sweet ChariotcoverJoe Val and The New England Bluegrass Boys2:13
Swing Low, Sweet CharriotcoverJohnny Cash1:53
Swing Low Sweet Chariot / Swing Down ChariotmedleyReba McEntire4:12