This day (January 27, 1972), in Evergreen Park, Illinois, died Mahalia Jackson,an African-American gospel contre-alto singer referred to as ‘The Queen of Gospel’.
Silent Night . Trouble Of The World . Jesus And The Woman At The Well (1961) . Amazing Grace . Down By The Riverside . Mahalia Jackson & Nat King Cole – Steal Away (1957) . The Battle Of Jericho (1957) . How I Got Over .
Silent Night, Holy Night . Hark! The Herald Angels Sing . O Little Town of Bethlehem . I Will Move On Up A Little Higher . Silent Night . Go Tell It On The Mountain . Summertime/Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child . Amazing Grace . Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho . His Eye Is On The Sparrow .