Note: Text from 'Step It Down' reads: "I tell you what this means, it means a boss man coming across the field. Sometimes he's feeling good, and sometimes he's not. Sometimes he's worried; maybe sometimes he done lost and sometimes he done gained, and I know how he feels…But he still walked like a big-stepping man; he stepped big like he made a thousand dollars…But sometimes he's feeling good and sometimes he's not…"
About the session: The fourth of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones.
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