New York Community Choir

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    A Song Can Reach Your HeartNew York Community Choir
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    The World Is Waiting for a ChangeNew York Community Choir
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    I'll Keep My Light in My WindowNew York Community Choir
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    This Old ManNew York Community Choir
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    Who Do You Say I AmNew York Community Choir

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        The New York Community Choir began in the early 1970s as an offshoot of the Isaac Douglas Singers, initially including some 100 members under the direction of Benny Diggs. Definitely a gospel ensemble, NYCC developed a style that also gave secular R&B, soul, and pop songs a spiritual dimension; bridging Saturday night and Sunday morning, as it were. The choir came to the public's attention when it was featured on poet Nikki Giovanni's acclaimed 1971 album The Truth Is on Its Wa... Read more

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