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Africans in America [Box Set]

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/13/1998
  • Label: Rykodisc
  • UPC: 014431944420
  • Catalog Number: 90444

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Your Country - Bernice Johnson Reagon (2:09)
  2. 2 Gabriel's Balm - Harold Anderson (1:57)
  3. 3 A Stór Mo Chrol (Brink Of The White Rock) - Jerry O'Sullivan (2:16)
  4. 4 Shabazz - Toshi Reagon (3:10)
  5. 5 Remember Me - Toshi Reagon (4:55)
  6. 6 Hambone - Tosu Johnson (2:31)
  7. 7 Middle Passage - Bernice Johnson Reagon (3:23)
  8. 8 Ballad Call And Response - Bonny Rideout (3:48)
  9. 9 Dialiya - Djimo Kouyate (4:40)
  10. 10 Dónall Óg - Karan Casey (5:10)
  11. 11 Song Of Stono - Toshi Reagon (5:57)
  12. 12 When Jesus Wept - Sweet Honey in the Rock (1:45)
  13. 13 Steal Away - Toshi Reagon (3:30)
  14. 14 Long Way Journey Home - Toshi Reagon (3:26)
  15. 15 Vesey's Song - Toshi Reagon (1:49)
  16. 16 Monticello Lament - Bernice Johnson Reagon (2:11)
  17. 17 Come Unto Me - Eileen Folson (2:00)
  18. 18 Rise Freeman Rise - Charles Williams Mixed Quartet (1:22)
  19. 19 Minuet In F Major - James Weaver (2:08)
  20. 20 Shekere - Tosu Johnson (0:57)
  21. 21 Venture's Song - Toshi Reagon (3:52)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Ship of Zion - Toshi Reagon (6:21)
  2. 2 Boll Fever - Toshi Reagon (2:25)
  3. 3 The Green Fields of America - Jerry O'Sullivan (2:24)
  4. 4 Pulse - Toshi Reagon (3:07)
  5. 5 Nat Turner's Prayer - Toshi Reagon (3:58)
  6. 6 Run Mary Run - United Southern Prayer Band of Baltimore, Washingt (7:17)
  7. 7 La D´Héricourt - James Weaver (3:38)
  8. 8 Ballad Of The Flying Cloud - David Jones (7:28)
  9. 9 Donney Got A Rambling Mind - Joe Thompson (1:52)
  10. 10 Kneebone - Toshi Reagon (2:34)
  11. 11 Balm In Gilead - Toshi Reagon (4:16)
  12. 12 Air From The Spanish Barber - Ryan Brown (1:45)
  13. 13 Remember Me - Toshi Reagon (3:04)
  14. 14 Troubled - Toshi Reagon (4:47)
  15. 15 Rhythm On Cloth - Sweet Honey in the Rock (0:47)
  16. 16 Ranting Highlandman - Colin St. Martin (0:46)
  17. 17 Oh If My Soul Was Formed From Woe - Evelyn Simpson-Curenton (1:51)
  18. 18 Jacob's Cry - Bernice Johnson Reagon (2:16)
  19. 19 Come Unto Me - Sweet Honey in the Rock (2:50)
  20. 20 What Kind Of Land - Bernice Johnson Reagon (3:33)
  21. 21 Freedom Call - Toshi Reagon (2:21)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Balm in Gilead - Toshi Reagon (4:02)
  2. 2 Song In Db - Harold Anderson (2:02)
  3. 3 Blue Rhumba - Gbhanzin Johnson (8:15)
  4. 4 I Heard The Voice Of Jesus Say - Charles Williams Male Quartet (1:13)
  5. 5 Brandywine Quick-Step - James Weaver (1:07)
  6. 6 Mandiacapella - Sweet Honey in the Rock (2:13)
  7. 7 Steal Away - Bernice Johnson Reagon (6:44)
  8. 8 Dumala Storm - Toshi Reagon (3:09)
  9. 9 John Brown's Body - Toshi Reagon (2:17)
  10. 10 Coo Coo - John Snipes (1:14)
  11. 11 When Jesus Wept - James Weaver (2:15)
  12. 12 Early, My God, Without Delay - Richard Allen Singers (3:59)
  13. 13 Nago/Seremoni Bwa Kayiman (The Ceremony At Bois Cayman) - Gregory "Azouke" Sanon (5:35)
  14. 14 Your Country - James Weaver (2:27)
  15. 15 Ballad In Harmony - Bernice Johnson Reagon (1:13)
  16. 16 What Kind Of Land - Toshi Reagon (3:31)
  17. 17 First Time I Saw Big Water - Toshi Reagon (4:18)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Sweet Honey in the Rock Track Performer
John Snipes Banjo, Track Performer
Bernice Johnson Reagon Percussion, Vocals, Background Vocals, Track Performer
Karan Casey Track Performer
Eileen Folson Cello, Track Performer
Djimo Kouyate Vocals, Kora, Track Performer
Jerry O'Sullivan Bagpipes, Track Performer
Toshi Reagon Acoustic Guitar, Guitar, Percussion, Piano, Electric Guitar, Vocals, Background Vocals, Track Performer
Bill Richards Drums, Track Performer
Bonnie Rideout Fiddle
Joe Thompson Fiddle, Vocals, Track Performer
Howard Bass Lute, Track Performer
Harold Anderson Track Performer
Larry Thomas Tenor (Vocal)
Richard Allen Singers Track Performer
United Southern Prayer Band of Baltimore, Washington, & Vir Track Performer
Evelyn Simpson-Curenton Track Performer
Ryan Brown Track Performer
James Weaver Harpsichord, Track Performer
Technical Credits
Jimmy Hughes Composer
Bernice Johnson Reagon Arranger, Producer, Liner Notes, Vocal Arrangements
Heidi Gerber Engineer
Toshi Reagon Arranger
Jim Robeson Engineer
Gabriel Gordon Composer
Traditional Composer
Omerror Dawson Composer
Bob Dawson Engineer
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