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

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

Writing & Arrangement

Zilphia Horton - In Concert Part 2 album art Joan Baez We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Joan Baez - In Concert Part 2 (Album) Vanguard US 1963 Sell This Version
Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome album art Pete Seeger We Shall Overcome (as Z. Horton) Pete Seeger - We Shall Overcome (Album, Comp) CBS, CBS UK 1963 Sell This Version
Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome album art Joan Baez Joan Baez - We Shall Overcome (Single) Vanguard Denmark 1963 Sell This Version
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
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
Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome album art Pete Seeger We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Pete Seeger - We Shall Overcome CBS Netherlands 1964 Sell This Version
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 US 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(LP) Folkways Records FA 2456 US 1964 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
Zilphia Horton - We Shall Overcome album art Pete Seeger We Shall Overcome (as Z. Horton) Pete Seeger - We Shall Overcome (Single) CBS Germany 1965 Sell This Version
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 Netherlands 1965 Sell This Version
The Staple Singers We Shall Overcome (as Horton) The Staple Singers - Freedom Highway (Album) Epic Canada 1965 Sell This Version
Zilphia Horton - Odetta In Japan album art Odetta We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Odetta - Odetta In Japan (Album) RCA Victor 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
Zilphia Horton - Psychedelic Psoul album art The Freak Scene Interpolation: We Shall Overcome (as Z. Horton) The Freak Scene - Psychedelic Psoul (Album) Columbia US 1967 Sell This Version
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 UK 1967 Sell This Version
SVAL 33.008 Zilphia Horton - Ritratto Di Joan Baez album art Joan Baez We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Joan Baez - Ritratto Di Joan Baez(LP, Album, Comp, RE, Ga) Vanguard SVAL 33.008 Italy 1968 Sell This Version
Zilphia Horton - Avant Slant (One Plus 1 = II) album art The John Benson Brooks Trio* We Shall Overcome (Fragment) The John Benson Brooks Trio* - Avant Slant (One Plus 1 = II) (Album) Decca US 1968 Sell This Version
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) UK 1968 Sell This Version
Zilphia Horton - Fred Frohberg Und Das Ensemble 67 album art Fred Frohberg und das Ensemble 67 We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Fred Frohberg und das Ensemble 67 - Fred Frohberg Und Das Ensemble 67 AMIGA German Democratic Republic (GDR) 1968 Sell This Version
PPB S-594 Zilphia Horton - Super Stereo Top-12 album art Various We Shall Overcome Various - Super Stereo Top-12(LP, Comp) Palette PPB S-594 Netherlands 1968 Sell This Version
Zilphia Horton - Songs Of Irish Civil Rights album art Owen McDonagh & The Bogside Men We Shall Overcome (as Horton) Owen McDonagh & The Bogside Men - Songs Of Irish Civil Rights (Album) Outlet UK 1970 Sell This Version