Martin Luther King Day Gospel Hour

Leonard Lopate DJs his annual Martin Luther King Day gospel show.

Playlist

"We Shall Overcome," Marion Williams (Through Many Dangers)
"Rock My Soul," Roberta Martin & The Roberta Martin Singers (Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel 1945-1958)
"I Won’t Mind," Norsalus McKissick & The Roberta Martin Singers (All God’s Sons and Daughters)
"Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child," J. Robert Bradley (All God’s Sons and Daughters)
"Lord Hold My Hand," Jess Whitaker with Pilgrim Travelers (Kings of Gospel Highway)
"Jesus Remembers," Claude Jeter & The Swan Silvertones (Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel 1945-1958)
"Burying Ground," Julius "June" Cheeks & The Sensational Nightingales (Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel 1945-1958)
"A City Called Heaven" (Poor Pilgrim of Sorrow), Mahalia Jackson (Apollo Sessions, vol. 2)
"Pilgrim of Sorrow," Sam Cooke & the Soul Stirrers (Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel 1945-1958)
"The Love of God," Johnny Taylor & The Soul Stirrers (Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel 1945-1958)
"I’ve Got a Home in the Rock," Frank Sinatra & Charioteers (Billy Williams) (Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel 1945-1958)
"Walk with Me," Lou Rawls & The Chosen Gospel Singers (Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel 1945-1958)
"Walking in Jesus’ Name" Sylvester "Sly Stone" Stewart (Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel 1945-1958)
"Precious Lord, Part 2" Aretha Franklin (You Grow Closer)
"Precious Lord," Sister Rosetta Tharpe (Good News, vol. 3)
"Build Me a Cabin," Mme. Edna Gallon Cooke (Great Gospel Women, vol. 2)
"God Be with You," J. Earle Hines with St. Paul’s Baptist Church Choir (Great Gospel Men)