The Five Blind Boys of Alabama
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Amazing Grace
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Down by the Riverside
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Spirit of the Lord Is Coming Down
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King Jesus
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You'll Never Walk Alone

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The Five Blind Boys of Alabama

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Evolving out of the Happyland Jubilee Singers, this traditional black gospel quartet was formed in 1937 at the Talladega Institute for the Deaf and Blind in Alabama. By the '40s they became "the Blind Boys" and recorded for Specialty, Vee-Jay, Savoy, Elektra, and other labels. Their first hit was "I Can See Everybody's Mother But Mine" in 1949. During the '90s, their lineup included George Scott, Joe Watson, Jimmy Carter, Sam and Bobby Butler, Curtis Foster, Johnny Fields, and C... Read more

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