The United States Needs Prayer, Everywhere
sound recording | 1 disc. | Sung by Lulu Morris and members of the congregation of the African Methodist Church, Tupelo, Mississippi. (Venue). John and Ruby Lomax Southern Recording Trip 1939 Collection (Source Note). She says that it was composed by Sister McCreasy McKissick. Recorded by Herbert Halpert, May 1939 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
Morris, Lulu - Halpert, Herbert - McKissick, McCreasy
Library of Congress - Zionaires (Musical Group) - Brooks, O. Wendell - Brady, Dennis
African American Song
From rappers like André 3000 (1975–) and pop stars like Michael Jackson (1958–2009), to opera singers like Denyce Graves (1964–) and gospel artists like Yolanda Adams (1961–), African American vocal artists continue to shake up and shape the musical culture of the United States in profound ways.
Jesus Leads Me All the Way
Gullah spiritual (ring shout) sung by Reverend Goodwin and the Zion Methodist Church congregation. Recorded by Henrietta Yurchenco in John’s Island, South Carolina, March 29, 1970. Henrietta Yurchenco / John’s Island Collection. sound recording | 1 reel. | Henrietta Yurchenco / John's Island Collection (Source). March 29, 1970. (Date). Recorded by Henrietta Yurchenco in John's Island, South Carolina. Sound Recording (Form).
Yurchenco, Henrietta - Goodwin - Choir of the Zion Methodist Church
African American Spirituals
Freedom songs based on spirituals have also helped to define struggles for democracy in many other countries around the world including Russia, Eastern Europe, China and South Africa. Some of today's well-known pop artists continue to draw on the spirituals tradition in the creation of new protest songs. Examples include Bob Marley's "Redemption Song" and Billy Bragg's "Sing their souls back home."
Battle hymn of the republic
Article. But it was when Julia Ward Howe visited Washington, DC in 1861 that the tune properly came to be called "The Battle Hymn of the Republic." Howe and her husband, both of whom were active abolitionists, experienced first-hand a skirmish between Confederate and Union troops in nearby Virginia, and heard the troops go into battle singing "John Brown's Body." That evening, November 18, ...
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Modern dancing: in the light of Scripture and facts
Book. print | v, 7-104 p. 19 cm. | By Rev. W. W. Gardner, D.D. ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). For Sale by the BAPTIST BOOK CONCERN, Corner Third and Jefferson Streets,LOUISVILLE, KY.
Baptist Book Concern - Gardner, William W.
May Christians dance?
Book. print | 143 p. 16 cm. | By Jas. H. Brookes. (Statement Of Responsibility). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Small jobs can readily be sent by mail to our customers at cost of only 8 cents per lb.
J. W. McIntyre - Brookes, James H. (James Hall) - Brookes, James H.
The lure of the dance
Book. print | 148 p. illus. 18 cm. | by T. A. Faulkner ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). —Lulu Agnew Singer