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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc (75 min.) : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Columbia/Legacy, [1994]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally recorded and released ca. 1945-1968.
Compact disc.
Notes by Chris Albertson on container insert.
Formatted Contents Note: Swing down chariot (the Golden Gate Quartet) -- What could I do (Marion Williams) -- When the gates swing open (the Dixie Hummingbirds) -- Glory, glory hallelujah! (the Staple Singers) -- Hide me in Thy bosom (the Dixie Hummingbirds) -- Swing low, sweet chariot (Frances Steadman; the Stars of Faith) -- It's a highway to heaven (Alex Bradford) -- My God is real (yes, God is real) (Mahalia Jackson; the Mildred Falls Trio) -- Somebody bigger than you or I (Marion Williams; the Stars of Faith) -- Didn't it rain (Mahalia Jackson; the Mildred Falls Trio) -- Trouble of this world (the Landfordaires) -- Git on board, little chillun ; Li'l David (Paul Robeson) -- Hush! (the Golden Gate Quartet) -- In the upper room (Mahalia Jackson; the Jack Halloran Singers) -- Said I wasn't gonna tell nobody (the Abyssinian Baptist Gospel Choir) -- How I got over (Mahalia Jackson; Mildred Falls, piano) -- What you gonna do? ; Will the circle be unbroken (the Staple Singers) -- If you see my Saviour (Alex Bradford) -- Strange man (Dorothy Love Coates).
Participant or Performer Note: Various performers and groups.
Subject: African Americans > Music.
Genre: Gospel music.
Spirituals (Songs)

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