"Early in the Mornin'" or "'Early in the Morning" is a song that was recorded by Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five in 1947. It is an early example of a blues which incorporates Afro-Cuban rhythms and percussive instruments. "Early in the Mornin'" became a hit, reaching number three in Billboard magazine's race records chart and has been recorded by many different artists.
Artists who have recorded "Early in the Mornin'" (usually spelled "Early in the Morning") include Cyndi Lauper with B.B. King and Allen Toussaint from Memphis Blues (2010). "