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WNEW's Story of Selma

Various Artists
WNEW's Story of Selma

Starting with 3200 people in Selma, Alabama and ending in Montgomery, Alabama with 25,000, the Selma-to-Montgomery March is considered to have "...represented the political and emotional peak of the modern civil rights movement." For some, "...the best and most lasting evidence of [the spirit of the event] was to be found in the songs that evolved from the march." This collection of songs was compiled by Pete Seeger, Len Chandler, and the Freedom Voices. It represents one of the most powerful tools behind this movement-song.

Track Listing

101
Hold On (Keep Your Eyes on the Prize) The Freedom Voices with Pete Seeger 2:55
102
We've Got a Rope That's a Berlin Wall The Freedom Voices 2:10
103
I Love Everybody The Freedom Voices with Pete Seeger 3:32
104
Pick 'Em Up and Lay 'Em Down The Freedom Voices with Len Chandler 3:27
105
If You Want to Get Your Freedom The Freedom Voices with Pete Seeger 1:05
106
Yankee Doodle (Wallace Said We Couldn't March) The Freedom Voices with Len Chandler 0:41
107
Oh, Wallace The Freedom Voices with Pete Seeger 2:52
108
Which Side Are You On? (Civil Rights Version) The Freedom Voices with Len Chandler 4:21
201
Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Round The Freedom Voices with Pete Seeger 1:30
202
Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me 'Round (chorus) The Freedom Voices 4:34
203
Do What the Spirits Say Do The Freedom Voices with Len Chandler 2:26
204
Do What the Spirits Say Do (at Montgomery) The Freedom Voices with Len Chandler 5:14
205
Freedom Now Chant Len Chandler and Pete Seeger 1:33
206
Murder on the Roads of Alabama Len Chandler 4:02

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