Various ‎– Voices Of The Civil Rights Movement (Black American Freedom Songs 1960-1966)

Label:
Smithsonian Folkways ‎– R 023
Format:
3 × Vinyl, LP
Box Set
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Mass Meetings
A1 Freedom Singers Freedom Medley: Freedom Chant; Oh Freedom: This Little Light Of Mine 1:56
A2 Betty Mae Fikes This Little Light Of Mine 4:16
A3 Betty Mae Fikes If You Miss Me From The Back Of The Buss 3:02
A4 Unknown Artist Lord, Hold My Hand While I Run This Race
Performer – Unknown Artist
2:47
A5 Willie Peacock Get On Board, Children 2:07
A6 Willie Peacock Calypso Freedom 6:27
B1 Unknown Artist Freedom Now Chant
Performer – Unknown Artist
0:25
B2 Hollis Watkins Oh Freedom 3:06
B3 Amanda B. Perdew* & Virginia Davis (2) Ain' Scared Of Nobody 1:47
B4 Unknown Artist We Are Soldiers In The Army Leaning On The Everlasting Arms
Performer – Unknown Artist
3:22
B5 Fannie Lou Hamer Go Tell It On The Mountain 3:00
B6 Fannie Lou Hamer Wade In The Water 2:30
B7 Willie Peacock Come Bah Yah 5:22
Ensembles
C1 SNCC Freedom Singers* Led By Cordell Reagon Dog, Dog 2:30
C2 Integration Grooves The A & P Song 2:25
C3 CORE Freedom Singers Certainly, Lord 2:03
C4 CORE Freedom Singers Get Your Rights, Jack 3:47
C5 SNCC Freedom Singers* Led By Cordell Reagon Which Side Are You On? 1:55
C6 SNCC Freedom Singers* Led By Bernice Johnson* Woke Up This Morning With My Mind On Freedom 2:27
C7 SNCC Freedom Singers* Led By Emory Harris We'll Never Turn Back 3:28
C8 SNCC Freedom Singers* Led By Rutha Harris We Shall Not Be Moved 2:08
C9 SNCC Freedom Singers* Led By Bertha Gober Oh Pritchett, Oh Kelly 2:12
D1 Alabama Christian Movement Choir* Led By Carlton Reese 99½ Won't Do 2:26
D2 Alabama Christian Movement Choir* Led By Mamie Brown I'm On My Way 3:36
D3 SNCC Freedom Singers* Led By Marshall Jones (5) In The Mississippi River 3:36
D4 SNCC Freedom Singers* Led By Cordell Reagon Ain' Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me 'Round 2:12
D5 Jimmy Collier And The Movement Singers Led By Diane Smith Will The Circle Be Unbroken 3:06
D6 SNCC Freedom Singers* Led By Charles Neblett Governor Wallace 2:32
D7 SNCC Freedom Singers* Led By Matthew Jones (2) Oginga Odinga 2:45
D8 Unknown Artist We Shall Overcome
Performer – Unknown Artist
3:03
Songleaders
E1 Cleo Kennedy* City Called Heaven 9:13
E2 Fannie Lou Hamer Walk With Me, Lord 1:34
E3 Sam Block Freedom Train 4:33
E4 Mabel Hillary Don't You Think It's About Time We All Be Free 3:39
E5 SNCC Freedom Singers* Led By Matthew Jones (2) Ballad Of Medgar Evers 4:28
E6 Cordell Reagon Uncle Tom's Prayers 1:07
F1 Sam Block Jesus On The Mainline, Tell Him What You Want 3:31
F2 Rev. Lawrence Campbell Sermon 6:35
F3 Bertha Gober I Told Jesus 3:16
F4 Carlton Reese We're Marching On To Freedom Land 2:29
F5 Bernice Johnson* Been In The Storm So Long 3:51
F6 SNCC Freedom Singers* We Shall Overcome 3:20

Credits

  • Compilation Producer [Original Production Coordinator]Bill Bennett (2)
  • Coordinator [Production]Mary Monseur, Michael Maloney
  • Engineer [Transfers And Preperation Of Master Tapes]Jack Towers
  • Executive Producer – Amy Horowitz
  • Other [Editorial Assistance] – Carla Borden, Linn Shapiro
  • Other [Musical Analysis Collaboration] – Dr. Doris Evan McGinty
  • Other [Photographic Research] – Philip Harris
  • Producer, Other [Editorial Assistance], Engineer [Transfers And Preperation Of Master Tapes], Liner Notes [Booklet Essay & Annotations], Other [Program Compiler]Bernice Johnson Reagon
  • Research [Archival & Field Research]Phyllis Mays
  • Supervised By [Audio]Pete Reiniger

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