Freedom Highway Complete: Recorded Live at Chicago's New Nazareth Church ()

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  1. Intro by Pops Staples
  2. When the Saints Go Marching In
  3. The Funeral
  4. Build on That Shore
  5. We Shall Overcome
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  1. Intro by Pops Staples
  2. When the Saints Go Marching In
  3. The Funeral
  4. Build on That Shore
  5. We Shall Overcome
  6. Freedom Highway
  7. What You Gonna Do?
  8. Precious Lord, Take My Hand
  9. When I'm Gone
  10. Help Me Jesus
  11. Rev. Hopkins/Offering
  12. Jesus Is All
  13. Samson and Delilah
  14. View the Holy City
  15. Tell Heaven
  16. He's All Right
  17. Pops Outro
  18. Benediction
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In April 1965, the Staple Singers had not yet crossed over to the R&B charts, and were devoted gospel artists at a time when the African-American church was playing a major role in the civil rights movement. Just a month before, Dr. Martin Luther King's march from Selma to Montgomery had pushed violence against peaceful activists onto the nation's front pages and nightly news broadcasts, and made the battle for racial equality the key issue of the day. The Staple Singers had recently signed to Epic Records, and the label ...

Freedom Highway Complete: Recorded Live at Chicago's New Nazareth Church 2015, Epic

UPC: 888430650121

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