Even Bob Dylan tried his hand at writing bona fide gospel songs. What follows is a list of what we think are the best gospel songs of all time, perfect for taking you to musical heaven…. Mahalia Jackson, a singer with one of the finest voices in this history of gospel music, did full justice to this joyous spiritual from Her moving version even reached the Billboard charts, a strong showing for a gospel single at the time when Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry , and Jerry Lee Lewis were dominating the rankings. However, there is a striking version of the song, written by the Baptist minister William Herbert Brewster in the 40s, which was recorded by Marian Anderson, the celebrated contralto singer from Philadelphia.
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Imagine those being covered by choir groups! We found a few legendary covers that are worth a listen. This, first of all, would have never been thought of. Admit it, especially after the steamy video that came with it. However LaThelma Armstrong came out with this smashing gospel completely A capella. No denying that this man has been having a great solo career without his brothers. Jonas, whose father was a pastor and sang in a choir, went back to his roots and re-recorded the song with the gospel vocals that sound effortless.
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