Mahalia Jackson was an American gospel singer, born 26 October 1911 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA and died 27 January 1972 in Evergreen Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA. She widely is considered one of the most influential vocalists of the 20th century. She was credited as being the “Queen of Gospel.” With a career spanning 40 years, Jackson was integral to the development and spread of gospel blues in black churches throughout the U.S. During a time when racial segregation was pervasive in American society, she met considerable and unexpected success in a recording career, selling an estimated 22 million records and performing in front of integrated and secular audiences in concert halls around the world. She was Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1997.
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CS 9727 Mahalia Jackson - Christmas With Mahalia album art Mahalia Jackson Christmas With Mahalia (Album) Columbia CS 9727 US 1968 Sell This Version
CHM 688 Mahalia Jackson - Abide With Me album art Mahalia* Abide With Me(LP, Album) Hallmark Records CHM 688 UK 1970 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

27.190, 27190 Mahalia Jackson - Noche Silenciosa, Noche Santa (Silent Night) album art Mahalia* Noche Silenciosa, Noche Santa (Silent Night)(7", EP, Mono) Discophon, Discophon 27.190, 27190 Spain 1963 Sell This Version


COL 473733-2 Mahalia Jackson - Ella, Billie, Sarah, Aretha, Mahalia album art Ella*, Billie*, Sarah*, Aretha*, Mahalia* Ella*, Billie*, Sarah*, Aretha*, Mahalia* - Ella, Billie, Sarah, Aretha, Mahalia(CD, Comp) Columbia COL 473733-2 France 1994 Sell This Version