The Blind Boys of Alabama

Formed 1939
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1939
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The Blind Boys of Alabama

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The Blind Boys of Alabama (or simply Blind Boys of Alabama) is an American five-time Grammy Award-winning gospel group who first sang together in 1939. The Blind Boys have toured for seven decades and created an extensive discography. In 2016 the on-stage configuration of the group consisted of eight people: four blind singers—Jimmy Carter, Ben Moore, Eric "Ricky" McKinnie, Paul Beasley - guitarist and musical director Joey Williams, and a keyboardist, a bass guitarist, and a drummer.

The Blind Boys of Alabama sing mainly spiritually uplifting songs, as well as giving encouragement to those with disabilities. Blind group member Ricky McKinnie said "Our disability doesn't have to be a handicap. It's not about what you can't do. It's about what you do. And what we do is sing good gospel music."

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Eric Bibb
I Heard The Angels Singing
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Didn't It Rain
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Didn't It Rain
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Dimming of the Day
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Dimming of the Day
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Down by the Riverside
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Down by the Riverside
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I Just Want to See His Face
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I Just Want to See His Face
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Well Well Well
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Well Well Well
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Across the Bridge
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Across the Bridge
Wynton Marsalis Septet
The Last Time (feat. The Blind Boys of Alabama)
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The Last Time (feat. The Blind Boys of Alabama)
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Way Down in the Hole
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Way Down in the Hole
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Last Month of the Year
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Last Month of the Year
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Jesus Gonna Be Here
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Jesus Gonna Be Here
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Give A Man A Home
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Give A Man A Home

Give A Man A Home

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There Will Be a Light
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There Will Be a Light
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Motherless Children Have A Hard Time
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Motherless Children Have A Hard Time
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Every Time I Feel the Spirit
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Every Time I Feel the Spirit
Rev Shawn Amos & The Blind Boys of Alabama
Days Of Depression
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Days Of Depression

Days Of Depression

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Jools Holland
Rock Me
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Rock Me
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Didn't It Rain (BBC Session, 5 May 1993)
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Didn't It Rain (BBC Session, 5 May 1993)
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Deep River (BBC Session, 5 May 1993)
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Deep River (BBC Session, 5 May 1993)
Ben Harper
Satisfied Mind
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Satisfied Mind
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Free at Last
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Free at Last
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Born in Bethlehem
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Born in Bethlehem
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Make A Better World.
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Make A Better World.
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Look Where He Brought Me From - BBC Session 05/05/1993
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Look Where He Brought Me From - BBC Session 05/05/1993
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Changed Man - BBC Session 05/05/1993
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Changed Man - BBC Session 05/05/1993
Solomon Burke
None of Us are Free (feat. The Blind Boys of Alabama)
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None of Us are Free (feat. The Blind Boys of Alabama)
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Higher Ground
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Higher Ground
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You Got to Move
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You Got to Move
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Take Me to the Water
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Take Me to the Water
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Church On Time
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Church On Time
Dr. John
Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams (feat. Terence Blanchard & The Blind Boys of Alabama)
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Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams (feat. Terence Blanchard & The Blind Boys of Alabama)
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Amazing Grace
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Amazing Grace
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