Great Gospel Favorites

Mahalia Jackson, 1962

Leonard Lopate hosts a one-hour gospel special in honor of Black History Month.


Golden Gate Gospel Train, The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet (under the billboard)

Good News, Marion Williams and Ward Singers

A City Called Heaven (Poor Pilgrim of Sorrow), Mahalia Jackson

What Makes a Man Turn His Back on God?, Bessie Griffin w. Alex Bradford

The Old Ship of Zion, Norsalus McKissick & Martin Singers

Walk Around, R. H. Harris w. Soul Stirrers

Touch the Hem of His Garment, Sam Cooke w. Soul Stirrers

Jesus Be My Keeper, Cecil Shaw w. the Union Spiritual Singers

Lord Hold My Hand, Jess Whitaker w. Pilgrim Travelers

Thank You for One More Day, Ira Tucker & Dixie Hummingbirds

Burying Ground, Julius Cheeks and the Sensational Nightingales

Everybody’s Gonna Have a Wonderful Time, Sister Rosetta Tharpe w. Dependable Boys

I’ve Got Religion, Mme. Edna Gallman Cooke w. Radio Four

The Moan that Keeps Homes Together, Marion Williams

Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child, J. Robert Bradley

Working on the Building, by Brother Joe May w. Sally Martin & Sally Martin Singers

Uncloudy Day, Mavis and the Staples Singers

God Be With You, J. Earle Hines w. St. Paul’s Baptist  Church Choir