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Wade in the Water, Vol. 2: African-American Congregational Singing

Various Artists
Wade in the Water, Vol. 2: African-American Congregational Singing

This recording of ring shouts, lined hymns, and call-and-response devotional songs honors the 19th-century roots of African American congregational singing. It demonstrates how vividly these styles endure as a vital part of community worship services throughout the United States. 69 minutes.

Track Listing

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Sign of the Judgement The McIntosh County Shouters 2:36
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102
Lay Down Body The McIntosh County Shouters 3:02
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103
Lay Down Body The Seniorlites 1:31
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104
You Got a Right to the Tree of Life The Seniorlites 2:32
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105
One Morning Soon C.J. Johnson 0:46
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106
I Want to Go Where Jesus Is C.J. Johnson 4:55
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107
You Better Run to the City of Refuge C.J. Johnson 3:13
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108
I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say The United Southern Prayer Band 5:50
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109
Give Me Jesus The United Southern Prayer Band 3:59
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110
I Am a Soldier in the Army of the Lord The United Southern Prayer Band 6:02
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111
Am I a Soldier of the Cross? The Richard Allen Singers 6:15
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112
Early My God Without Delay The Richard Allen Singers 4:00
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113
Come and Go To That Land Congregational song 2:55
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114
Glory, Glory Hallelujah Since I Laid My Burden Down The Blue Spring Mississippi Baptist Delegation 4:07
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115
A Charge to Keep I Have The Blue Spring Mississippi Baptist Delegation 4:27
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116
Traditional Prayer with Moans The Blue Spring Mississippi Baptist Delegation 9:46
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117
Sit Down Servant The Blue Spring Mississippi Baptist Delegation 2:04

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