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Country Gospel Song CD

Country Gospel Song CD

  • $1699

"This item is part of the Folkways (archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included."

This compilation of religious music from the 1920s and 1930s American South brings together black and white performers to show the relationships and differences between the two styles. Both styles share more elements of text and music than their secular counterparts, even though different influences shape both.

101 I Know That Jesus Set Me Free Ernest Phipps and His Holiness Singers 2:44 
102 To the Work Alfred G. Karnes 2:54 
103 God Moves on the Water Blind Willie Johnson 3:01 
104 Honey in the Rock Blind Mamie and A.C. Forehand 2:43 
105 My Mother is Waiting for Me in Heaven Above The Smith Brothers 2:57 
106 The Lion and the Tribes of Judah Lonnie McIntorsh 3:10 
107 Just as Soon as My Feet Strike Zion, Lord I Won't Be Troubled No More Rev. J.M. Gates 3:10 
201 Lonesome Valley The Carter Family 2:58 
202 The Little Black Train The Carter Family 2:54 
203 Jesus, Lover of My Soul Uncle Dave Macon 2:59 
204 Walking with My Saviour The Freeman Quartet 2:45 
205 Wouldn't Mind Dying Blind Mamie Forehand 3:12 
206 Take Your Burden to the Lord Blind Willie Johnson 2:58 
207 Went Up in the Clouds of Heaven Ernest Phipps and His Holiness Singers 2:46

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