Zilphia Horton

Real Name:
Zilphia Mae Johnson
Profile:
American musician, community organizer, educator, Civil Rights activist, and folklorist, born 1910 in Paris, Arkansas and died 1956 of kidney failure after accidentally drinking a glass of typewriter cleaning fluid she mistook for water. She is best known for helping to transform the song "We Shall Overcome" into a Civil Rights anthem in 1946.
Variations:

Vocals

DL 75018 Zilphia Horton - Avant Slant (One Plus 1 = II) album art John Benson Brooks Trio We Shall Overcome John Benson Brooks Trio - Avant Slant (One Plus 1 = II) (Album) Decca DL 75018 US 1968 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

CQ 513 Zilphia Horton - The Bitter And The Sweet album art Pete Seeger We Shall Overcome Pete Seeger - The Bitter And The Sweet(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel, Album) Columbia CQ 513 US 1963 Sell This Version
SBPG 62209, CS 8901 Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome album art Pete Seeger We Shall Overcome (as Z. Horton) Pete Seeger - We Shall Overcome (Album, Comp) CBS, CBS SBPG 62209, CS 8901 UK 1963 Sell This Version
STU. 42166 Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome album art Joan Baez Joan Baez - We Shall Overcome (Single) Vanguard STU. 42166 Denmark 1963 Sell This Version
VSD-2123 Zilphia Horton - In Concert Part 2 album art Joan Baez We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Joan Baez - In Concert Part 2 (Album) Vanguard VSD-2123 US 1963 Sell This Version
EP 5.718 Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome album art Pete Seeger We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Pete Seeger - We Shall Overcome(7", EP) CBS EP 5.718 Netherlands 1963 Sell This Version
1.503 Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome album art Pete Seeger We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Pete Seeger - We Shall Overcome CBS 1.503 Netherlands 1964 Sell This Version
FA 2456 Zilphia Horton - Broadsides - Songs And Ballads Sung By Pete Seeger album art Pete Seeger We Shall Overcome Pete Seeger - Broadsides - Songs And Ballads Sung By Pete Seeger Folkways Records FA 2456 US 1964 Sell This Version
SBP 473099 Zilphia Horton - Jazz Meets The Folk Song album art The Paul Winter Sextet We Shall Overcome (as Horton) The Paul Winter Sextet - Jazz Meets The Folk Song (Album) Columbia SBP 473099 New Zealand 1964 Sell This Version
P 5278 Zilphia Horton - Sjunger Negro Spirituals album art Jan Sparring Och Göran Stenlund Segern Skall Bli Vår = We Shall Overcome Jan Sparring Och Göran Stenlund - Sjunger Negro Spirituals(7", EP, Blu) Hemmets Härold P 5278 Sweden 1965 Sell This Version
2140 Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome album art Pete Seeger We Shall Overcome (as Z. Horton) Pete Seeger - We Shall Overcome (Single) CBS 2140 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
AVRS EP 15639 Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome  album art Joan Baez We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Joan Baez - We Shall Overcome (7", EP) Amadeo AVRS EP 15639 Austria 1965 Sell This Version
AVRS 21.329, AVRS 21329 Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome album art Joan Baez We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Joan Baez - We Shall Overcome (Single) Amadeo Österreichische Schallplatten Aktiengesellschaft, Amadeo Österreichische Schallplatten Aktiengesellschaft AVRS 21.329, AVRS 21329 Austria 1965 Sell This Version
1.935 Zilphia Horton - Come To My Bedside My Darling / We Shall Overcome album art The Brothers Four We Shall Overcome (as Horton) The Brothers Four - Come To My Bedside My Darling / We Shall Overcome (Single) CBS 1.935 Netherlands 1965 Sell This Version
BN 26163 The Staple Singers We Shall Overcome (as Horton) The Staple Singers - Freedom Highway (Album) Epic BN 26163 Canada 1965 Sell This Version
271.709 TF, 271 709 TF Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome album art Joan Baez We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Joan Baez - We Shall Overcome (Single) Fontana 271.709 TF, 271 709 TF Scandinavia 1965 Sell This Version
S 62632 Zilphia Horton - Great Folk Songs Vol. 2 album art Various We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Various - Great Folk Songs Vol. 2(LP, Comp) CBS S 62632 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
LPM-3457 Zilphia Horton - Odetta In Japan album art Odetta We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Odetta - Odetta In Japan (Album) RCA Victor LPM-3457 US 1966 Sell This Version
7002 Zilphia Horton - Jen Nia Mondo (Kantas Dylan Kaj Seeger) album art Duo Espera Venkos Ni En Gloro! = Me Shall Overcome (as Horton) Duo Espera - Jen Nia Mondo (Kantas Dylan Kaj Seeger)(LP, Album) Relax (2) 7002 Netherlands 1966 Sell This Version
S 62 695 Zilphia Horton - Folklore Konzert "Kommt Her All Ihr Leute" album art Christopher & Michael We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Christopher & Michael - Folklore Konzert "Kommt Her All Ihr Leute"(LP, Album) CBS S 62 695 Germany 1966 Sell This Version
110 700 R, 110.700 R Zilphia Horton - Nee! album art Various We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Various - Nee!(LP, Comp) Defence And Aid Fund, Defence And Aid Fund 110 700 R, 110.700 R Netherlands 1966 Sell This Version
CL 2656 Zilphia Horton - Psychedelic Psoul album art The Freak Scene Interpolation: We Shall Overcome (as Z. Horton) The Freak Scene - Psychedelic Psoul (Album) Columbia CL 2656 US 1967 Sell This Version
63008, S 63008 Zilphia Horton - Pete Seeger's Greatest Hits album art Pete Seeger We Shall Overcome (as Z. Horton) Pete Seeger - Pete Seeger's Greatest Hits (Comp) CBS, CBS 63008, S 63008 UK 1967 Sell This Version
GNP 79024 Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome / Come By Here album art Eligio Irato E The Phantoms* We Shall Overcome (Trionferemo) Eligio Irato E The Phantoms* - We Shall Overcome / Come By Here(7", Single) Moon Records (28) GNP 79024 Italy 1967 Sell This Version
PYR-6052 Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome / Foo Manchu album art The Maytals / Desmond Dekker & The Aces We Shall Overcome (as Horton) The Maytals / Desmond Dekker & The Aces - We Shall Overcome / Foo Manchu Pyramid (2) PYR-6052 UK 1968 Sell This Version