Blind Willie Johnson
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Dark Was The Night, Cold Was The Ground
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If I Had My Way I'd Tear The Building Down (Album Version)
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Praise God I'm Satisfied (Album Version)
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It's Nobody's Fault But Mine (Album Version)
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I Know His Blood Can Make Me Whole (Album Version)

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Blind Willie Johnson

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Seminal gospel-blues artist Blind Willie Johnson is regarded as one of the greatest bottleneck slide guitarists. Yet the Texas street-corner evangelist is known as much for the his powerful and fervent gruff voice as he is for his ability as a guitarist. He most often sang in a rough, bass voice (only occasionally delivering in his natural tenor) with a volume meant to be heard over the sounds of the streets. Johnson recorded a total of 30 songs during a three-year period and ma... Read more

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