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Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

Picture of Swing Low, Sweet Chariot The Fisk Jubilee Singers https://publicdomainreview.org/

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The song become one of the best known African American spirituals. It has been recorded by Paul Robeson to Johnny Cash, from Fats Waller to Eric Clapton.

This Victor recording aptly illustrates the nobility of a song that nourished the hopes and dreams of enslaved African Americans and fueled the imaginations of all people longing for a better tomorrow.  

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