Reverend C.L. Franklin & Aretha Franklin - Precious Lord album
Amazing Grace is a live gospel album by American soul singer Aretha Franklin. It was recorded in January 1972 at the New Temple Missionary Baptish Church in Los Angeles, with Reverend James Cleveland and the Southern California Community Choir accompanying Franklin in performance. The recording was originally released as a double album on June 1, 1972, by Atlantic Records.
Aretha Louise Franklin (March 25, 1942 – August 16, 2018) was an American singer, songwriter, pianist, and civil rights activist. Franklin began her career as a child singing gospel at New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan, where her father C. L. Franklin was minister. At the age of 18, she embarked on a secular musical career as a recording artist for Columbia Records.
Aretha Franklin’s 1972 album Amazing Grace is set to be reissued on vinyl via Rhino this month. Read next: The sample legacy of Aretha Franklin. Originally recorded over two dates at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles in January 1972, the album went to to become both Aretha Franklin’s biggest-selling album and the best-selling live gospel album of all time. The reissue follows the news that Franklin’s shelved documentary of the same name is to be aired for the first time after 47 years. Remarks By Reverend . Franklin Precious Memories – With Rev. James Cleveland My Sweet Lord – Instrumental.
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Franklin's father, the brilliant preacher Reverend . Franklin, makes a brief, proud appearance, remarking, "She has never left the church!" Other highlights include the beautiful "Wholy Holy," an 11-minute, heart-stopping "Amazing Grace," and Inez Andrews's stirring "Mary, Don't You Weep. Way more than a return-to-the-roots record, this set is an inspired gospel-soul workout that arguably showcases Franklin's strongest singing ever. Ms. Franklin sings "Precious Memories with Cleveland and does a fantastic version of "What A Friend We Have In Jesus. This music arises above gospel music and appeals to music lovers of all colors and religions. This album shows where Aretha came from with her gospel voice.
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The album features 14-year-old Franklin’s performances at New Bethel Baptist Church, Detroit in 1956. Published on. February 8, 2019. In 1956, Franklin performed, accompanying herself at the piano, as the opening act for her celebrated father and spiritual figurehead, the Reverend . Franklin, whose recorded sermons were million-sellers. These performances by the future Queen of Soul, years before her emergence on Columbia and later Atlantic, were first released as singles in the 1950s, and then on LP releases by Chess/Checker. Writer Mikal Gilmore revisited these star-making performances at New Bethel Baptist Church in his Aretha Franklin cover feature for Rolling Stone in October 2018. As Aretha wailed ‘Precious Lord,’ a listener in the audience called out, ‘Listen at her!’ A great career in the gospel world was there for the wonder child’s taking.
Franklin began her career singing gospel at her father, minister C. Franklin's church as a child. In 1960, at the age of 18, Franklin embarked on a secular career, recording for Columbia Records but only achieving modest success. Following her signing to Atlantic Records in 1967, Franklin achieved commercial acclaim and success with songs such as "Respect", "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman" and "Think". Precious Lord is a gospel album by Al Green released in 1982. The Old Rugged Cross".
|A1||Precious Lord (Part 1)|
|A3||I'm Going Through|
|B2||Old Ship Of Zion|
|B3||Trust In The Lord|
|B4||Father I Stretch My Hands To Thee|
|B5||Heard The Voice Of Jesus|
|B6||Precious Lord (Part 2)|
|C1||There Is A Fountain Filled With Blood|
|C2||Precious Lord (Part 1)|
|C3||Precious Lord (Part 2)|
|C4||You Grow Closer|
|C5||Never Grow Old|
|D1||The Day Is Past And Gone|
|D2||He Will Wash You White As Snow|
|D3||While The Blood Runs Warm|
|D4||Yield Not To Temptation|