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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

101
Sign of the Judgement The McIntosh County Shouters 2:36
102
Lay Down Body The McIntosh County Shouters 3:02
103
Lay Down Body The Seniorlites 1:31
104
You Got a Right to the Tree of Life The Seniorlites 2:32
105
One Morning Soon C.J. Johnson 0:46
106
I Want to Go Where Jesus Is C.J. Johnson 4:55
107
You Better Run to the City of Refuge C.J. Johnson 3:13
108
I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say The United Southern Prayer Band 5:50
109
Give Me Jesus The United Southern Prayer Band 3:59
110
I Am a Soldier in the Army of the Lord The United Southern Prayer Band 6:02
111
Am I a Soldier of the Cross? The Richard Allen Singers 6:15
112
Early My God Without Delay The Richard Allen Singers 4:00
113
Come and Go To That Land Congregational song 2:55
114
Glory, Glory Hallelujah Since I Laid My Burden Down The Blue Spring Mississippi Baptist Delegation 4:07
115
A Charge to Keep I Have The Blue Spring Mississippi Baptist Delegation 4:27
116
Traditional Prayer with Moans The Blue Spring Mississippi Baptist Delegation 9:46
117
Sit Down Servant The Blue Spring Mississippi Baptist Delegation 2:04

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