Mahalia Jackson
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1911-10-26
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Biography

Mahalia Jackson ( mə-HAYL-yə; October 26, 1911 – January 27, 1972) was an American gospel singer. Possessing a powerful contralto voice, she was referred to as "The Queen of Gospel". She became one of the most influential gospel singers in ...

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Mahalia Jackson
Go Tell It on the Mountain
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Go Tell It on the Mountain Go Tell It on the Mountain Go Tell It on the Mountain Go Tell It on the Mountain
Mahalia Jackson
Didn't It Rain
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Didn't It Rain Didn't It Rain Didn't It Rain Didn't It Rain
Mahalia Jackson
I Found The Answer
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I Found The Answer I Found The Answer I Found The Answer I Found The Answer
Mahalia Jackson, Jo Jones, Edward Robinson & Charles Clency
In My Home Over There
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In My Home Over There In My Home Over There In My Home Over There In My Home Over There
Mahalia Jackson
I'm Going Down the river
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I'm Going Down the river I'm Going Down the river I'm Going Down the river I'm Going Down the river
Mahalia Jackson
Take My Hand, Precious Lord
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Take My Hand, Precious Lord Take My Hand, Precious Lord Take My Hand, Precious Lord Take My Hand, Precious Lord
Mahalia Jackson
Walk On by Faith
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Walk On by Faith Walk On by Faith Walk On by Faith Walk On by Faith
Mahalia Jackson
Move On Up A Little Higher
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Move On Up A Little Higher Move On Up A Little Higher Move On Up A Little Higher Move On Up A Little Higher
Mahalia Jackson
Elijah Rock (Live)
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Elijah Rock (Live) Elijah Rock (Live) Elijah Rock (Live) Elijah Rock (Live)
Mahalia Jackson
Tired
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Tired Tired Tired Tired
Mahalia Jackson
IF I COULD HEAR MY MOTHER PRAY AGAIN
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IF I COULD HEAR MY MOTHER PRAY AGAIN IF I COULD HEAR MY MOTHER PRAY AGAIN IF I COULD HEAR MY MOTHER PRAY AGAIN IF I COULD HEAR MY MOTHER PRAY AGAIN
Mahalia Jackson
If We Never Needed
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If We Never Needed If We Never Needed If We Never Needed If We Never Needed
Mahalia Jackson
How I Got Over
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How I Got Over How I Got Over How I Got Over How I Got Over
Mahalia Jackson
Summertime/Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child
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Summertime/Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child Summertime/Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child Summertime/Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child Summertime/Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child
Mahalia Jackson
No Room At The Inn
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No Room At The Inn No Room At The Inn No Room At The Inn No Room At The Inn
Mahalia Jackson
Trouble Of The World
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Trouble Of The World Trouble Of The World Trouble Of The World Trouble Of The World
Mahalia Jackson
Let The Church Roll On 
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Let The Church Roll On  Let The Church Roll On  Let The Church Roll On  Let The Church Roll On 
Mahalia Jackson
He's Got the Whole World in his Hands (Live)
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He's Got the Whole World in his Hands (Live) He's Got the Whole World in his Hands (Live) He's Got the Whole World in his Hands (Live) He's Got the Whole World in his Hands (Live)
Mahalia Jackson
I'm Going To Live The LIfe I Sing About In My Song
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I'm Going To Live The LIfe I Sing About In My Song I'm Going To Live The LIfe I Sing About In My Song I'm Going To Live The LIfe I Sing About In My Song I'm Going To Live The LIfe I Sing About In My Song
Mahalia Jackson
Lord's Prayer
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Lord's Prayer Lord's Prayer Lord's Prayer Lord's Prayer
Mahalia Jackson
Dear Lord, Forgive
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Dear Lord, Forgive Dear Lord, Forgive Dear Lord, Forgive Dear Lord, Forgive
Mahalia Jackson
I'm On My Way
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I'm On My Way I'm On My Way I'm On My Way I'm On My Way
Trad & Mahalia Jackson
Walk In Jerusalem
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Walk In Jerusalem Walk In Jerusalem Walk In Jerusalem Walk In Jerusalem
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra
Come Sunday (feat. Mahalia Jackson)
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Come Sunday (feat. Mahalia Jackson) Come Sunday (feat. Mahalia Jackson) Come Sunday (feat. Mahalia Jackson) Come Sunday (feat. Mahalia Jackson)
Mahalia Jackson
Elijah Rock
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Elijah Rock Elijah Rock Elijah Rock Elijah Rock
Mahalia Jackson
Silent Night
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Silent Night Silent Night Silent Night Silent Night
Mahalia Jackson
I Love the Lord
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I Love the Lord I Love the Lord I Love the Lord I Love the Lord
Mahalia Jackson
O Holy Night
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O Holy Night O Holy Night O Holy Night O Holy Night
Mahalia Jackson
The Treasure Of Love
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The Treasure Of Love The Treasure Of Love The Treasure Of Love The Treasure Of Love
Mahalia Jackson
Consider Me
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Consider Me Consider Me Consider Me Consider Me
Mahalia Jackson
He's Got The Whole World
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He's Got The Whole World He's Got The Whole World He's Got The Whole World He's Got The Whole World
Mahalia Jackson
A Satisfied Mind
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A Satisfied Mind A Satisfied Mind A Satisfied Mind A Satisfied Mind
Mahalia Jackson
Run All The Way
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Run All The Way Run All The Way Run All The Way Run All The Way
Mahalia Jackson
Near Thy God To Thee
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Near Thy God To Thee Near Thy God To Thee Near Thy God To Thee Near Thy God To Thee
Mahalia Jackson
I Want To Rest
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I Want To Rest I Want To Rest I Want To Rest I Want To Rest
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Biography

Mahalia Jackson ( mə-HAYL-yə; October 26, 1911 – January 27, 1972) was an American gospel singer. Possessing a powerful contralto voice, she was referred to as "The Queen of Gospel". She became one of the most influential gospel singers in the world and was heralded internationally as a singer and civil rights activist. She was described by entertainer Harry Belafonte as "the single most powerful black woman in the United States". She recorded about 30 albums (mostly for Columbia Records) during her career, and her 45 rpm records included a dozen "golds"—million-sellers.

"I sing God's music because it makes me feel free", Jackson once said about her choice of gospel, adding, "It gives me hope. With the blues, when you finish, you still have the blues."

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