The Gospel Sound

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All Music Guide - Opal Louis Nations
Sampler of the many artists in the Legacy series, plus others (1927-66).
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Opal Louis Nations
Sampler of the many artists in the Legacy series, plus others (1927-66).
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/8/1994
  • Label: Sony
  • UPC: 074645716022
  • Catalog Number: 57160


Disc 1
  1. 1 Mother's Children Have a Hard Time (3:24)
  2. 2 Down Here, Lord, Waiting on You - Reverend J.M. Gates (3:01)
  3. 3 My Soul Is a Witness (2:27)
  4. 4 Anyhow (2:41)
  5. 5 Who Was John - Mitchell's Christian Singers (2:30)
  6. 6 Let Your Light Shine on Me (3:11)
  7. 7 The Sun Didn't Shine (2:10)
  8. 8 Jezebel (2:19)
  9. 9 Nobody's Fault But Mine (3:11)
  10. 10 When the Saints Go Marching In - Mitchell's Christian Singers (2:44)
  11. 11 The Need of Prayer - Reverend J.M. Gates (3:08)
  12. 12 Traveling Shoes - Mitchell's Christian Singers (2:22)
  13. 13 If I Had My Way I'd Tear the Building Down (3:11)
  14. 14 Stalin Wasn't Stallin' (3:06)
Disc 2
  1. 1 One Day (2:14)
  2. 2 I Will Move on up a Little Higher (5:27)
  3. 3 I'll Never Forget (3:01)
  4. 4 When I Wake up in Glory (4:18)
  5. 5 Why (Am I Treated So Bad) (2:53)
  6. 6 Even Me (3:33)
  7. 7 Said I Wasn't Gonna Tell Nobody (5:51)
  8. 8 He Stays in My Room (8:16)
  9. 9 Just a Little While to Stay Here (3:46)
  10. 10 I'll Live Again (2:52)
  11. 11 Don't Knock (2:12)
  12. 12 Strange Man (4:08)
  13. 13 Today (2:32)
  14. 14 The Day Is Past and Gone (4:01)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
James "Thunderbird" Davis Baritone (Vocal)
Blind Willie Johnson Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Sara Martin Choir, Chorus
Abyssinian Baptist Gospel Choir Track Performer
Margaret Allison Piano
Dorothy Love Coates Piano, Track Performer
The Dixie Hummingbirds Track Performer
Golden Gate Quartet Track Performer
Mahalia Jackson Track Performer
Marion Williams Track Performer
The Staple Singers Track Performer
Angelic Gospel Singers Track Performer
Roebuck "Pops" Staples Guitar, Vocals
Joe Washington Organ
Willie Bobo Bass (Vocal)
Prof. Alex Bradford Conductor
Mildred Falls Piano
Marion Franklin Piano
Milt Hinton Bass
Osie Johnson Drums
Paul Owens Vocals
Mavis Staples Vocals
Beachy Thompson Tenor (Vocal)
Ira Tucker Vocals, Track Performer
Bernice Cole Vocals
Josephine McDowell Vocals
Henry Owens Lead
Lucille Shird Vocals
Margaret Simpson Vocals
Calvin White Vocals
Cleotha Staples Vocals
Bill Johnson Baritone Saxophone
Arizona Dranes Piano, Track Performer
Arlandus Wilson Bass
Sam Bryant Bass
Mitchell's Christian Singers Track Performer
Ralph Jones Organ
William Brown Tenor Saxophone
Technical Credits
Blind Willie Johnson Composer
James B. Davis Composer
John Hammond Executive Producer
Anthony Heilbut Producer
Don Meehan Engineer
Mark Wilder Mastering
Henry Owens Contributor
Orlandus Wilson Composer
Nedra Olds-Neal Reissue Producer
Howard Fritzson Art Direction
Conrad Frederick Composer
Public Domain Composer
Traditional Composer
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