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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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CL 1162 Mahalia Jackson - Black, Brown And Beige album art Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Featuring Mahalia Jackson Part IV (Come Sunday) Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Featuring Mahalia Jackson - Black, Brown And Beige (Album) Columbia CL 1162 US 1958 Sell This Version
FD 5525 Mahalia Jackson - Born To Live: Hiroshima album art Studs Terkel , With Jim Unrath Studs Terkel , With Jim Unrath - Born To Live: Hiroshima (Album) Folkways Records FD 5525 US 1965 Sell This Version
477754 2, COL 477754 2 Mahalia Jackson - To A Higher Place album art Tramaine Hawkins I Found The Answer Tramaine Hawkins - To A Higher Place(CD, Album) Columbia, Columbia 477754 2, COL 477754 2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
COL 478213-2, 14-478213-10 Mahalia Jackson - L'Âme Du Gospel - La Lumière Du Peuple Noir album art Various Come Sunday Various - L'Âme Du Gospel - La Lumière Du Peuple Noir(2xCD, Comp) Columbia, Columbia COL 478213-2, 14-478213-10 France 1994 Sell This Version
C2K 53584 Mahalia Jackson - Live At Newport 1958 album art Duke Ellington Keep Your Hand On The Plow and 1 more… Duke Ellington - Live At Newport 1958(2xCD, Album) Columbia, Legacy C2K 53584 US 1994 Sell This Version
CON0006 Mahalia Jackson - Home Movies From The Brainforest album art Mocean Worker Summertime / Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child Mocean Worker - Home Movies From The Brainforest(CD, Album) Conscience Records CON0006 US 1998 Sell This Version
3331782 Mahalia Jackson - Jazz Magazine - Les Grandes Voix Jazz, Blues & Soul album art Various Come Sunday Various - Jazz Magazine - Les Grandes Voix Jazz, Blues & Soul(5xCD, Comp) Wagram Music 3331782 France 2013 Sell This Version