Mahalia Jackson – The Gospel Of MJ

Worlds Greatest Gospel Singer is Mahalia Jackson‘s debut album. >> Recorded on February 4–5 & 11-12, 1958, Black, Brown and Beige is an album by Duke Ellington and his orchestra, featuring Mahalia Jackson. >> MORE VIDEOS [1970] Louis Armstrong has invited his friends including Mahalia Jackson at Newport Jazz Festival,...

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Closer Lifted from : On TV today, Corinne Bailey Rae at ‘Ellen’ (2010)) 6 . James Brown – Try Me Lifted from : James Brown dances at the Ritz (1986) 7 . Mahalia Jackson – Down By The Riverside Lifted from : We remember Mahalia Jackson. ‘The Gospel Of MJ’...

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sings at GMA on Times Square (2005) 9 . Mahalia Jackson – In concert Lifted from : Mahalia Jackson sings in Hamburg (1961) 10 . Aretha Franklin – Oh me oh my Lifted from : On TV today, Aretha Franklin on “Soul Train” (1973] 11 . Ella Fitgerald – Happy...

Layla

...musical landscape. This melody, like a beacon to the poor, the washed-up, the musician and the poet, is a metaphor for the blues as a whole and an enigma as to who was its author: Jimmy Cox. Mahalia Jackson‘s page : A lot can be said about the cooperation of...

The Modern Jazz Quartet begins the recording of their album :…

...Don’T Mean A Thing (If It Ain’T Got That Swing) (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) – 05:02 . 4.Django (John Lewis) – 04:36 . 5.How High The Moon (Nancy Hamilton, Morgan Lewis) – 06:15 . 6.Romaine (Jim Hall) – 07:28 Musicians : The Modern Jazz Quartet – Band . Milt Jackson...

We remember Billy Preston. ‘Billy the Fith’

...Be, The White Album and Abbey Road. He also played on the Rolling Stones‘s hit song Miss You, and often played with Eric Clapton. @facebook : By age ten Billy Preston was playing keyboards with gospel diva Mahalia Jackson, and two years later, in 1958, he was featured in Hollywood’s...

A Match Made In Blues Heaven

.... Reverend Utah Smith – God’s mighty hand (2.47) . Albert King – Angel of Mercy (5.50) . Meade Lux Lewis – Nearer My God To Thee (3.27) . Howlin Wolf – Evil is going on (2.51) . Mahalia Jackson – There’s not a friend like Jesus (2.38) . [/toggle]...

Movers And Shakers

.... Big Joe Williams – Shake Your Boogie (2.21) . Blind Willie Johnson – God moves on the water (2.59) . Mance Lipscomb – Shake. Shake. Mama (3.03) . R.L. Burnside – Shake ‘Em On Down (3.29) . Mahalia Jackson – Move on up a little higher (6.01) . [/toggle]...