An Hour of Gospel to Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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 JULY 10, 1970: NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL Photo of Mahalia Jackson, performing live onstage

Leonard Lopate honors Martin Luther King Day by playing great Gospel music from the Civil Rights era.

Untitled Instrumental - Sis. Wynona Carr 

I'm so Glad Jesus Lifted Me - J. Earle Hines w. St. Paul's Baptist Church Choir

Everybody's Gonna Have a Wonderful Time - Rosetta Tharpe w. Dependable Boys

I've Got Religion  - Mme. Edna Gallman Cooke w. Radio Four 

My Imagination of Heaven - Morgan Babb & Radio Four 

By and By - Roberta Martin with Martin Singers 

The Old Ship of Zion - Norsalus McKissick & Martin Singers 

Amazing Grace - J. Robert Bradley

Walk Around - RH Harris w. Soul Stirrers

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

Lord Hold My Hand - Jess Whitaker w. Pilgrim Travelers 

Troubles of the World - Mahalia Jackson 

Move Upstairs - Bessie Griffin w. Alex Bradford & the Bradford Singers

I Feel the Holy Spirit - Clara Ward

Packin' Up - Marion Williams 

Father I Stretch My Hand to Thee - Rev. C.L. Franklin 

I'll Be All Right - Marion Williams

Following Him - Jackie Verdell and the Davis Sisters

Jesus Brought Me - Silas Steele w. Spirit of Memphis

Standing at the Judgment - Julius Cheeks and the Sens. Nightingales