His Eye Is On The Sparrow

Ethel Waters

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Format: CD

Cat No: JASMCD2808

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Release Date:  10 May 2024

Label:  Jasmine Records

Packaging Type:  Jewel Case

No of Units:  1

Barcode:  604988280821

Genres:  Religious  Gospel  

  • Description

    Ethel Waters was one of the greatest African-American stars of the 20th Century, she introduced such classic hit songs as Am I Blue, There'll Be Some Changes Made, Dinah, Sweet Georgia Brown, I Got Rhythm, Three Little Words and Tiger Rag. She was also a major star of Broadway: "As Thousands Cheer," "At Home Abroad," "Mamba's Daughters," "Rhapsody in Black."

    Her Hollywood films included: "Cairo," "Pinky," "The Member of the Wedding," and "The Sound and the Fury."

    She was also the first African-American performer to star in her own television series - "Beulah." and made dozens of other television guest star appearances.

    All of her recordings have been issued on LP or CD except for this current release of her inspirational tracks recorded in stereo in 1959. Jasmine's set is filled with some of the most powerful sacred pieces of all time: "Just a Closer Walk With Thee", "Nobody Knows the Trouble I See", "Deep River", "Cabin in the Sky", "His Eye Is on the Sparrow", many more.

  • Tracklisting

      Disc 1

      Side 1

      • 1. His Eye Is On The Sparrow
      • 2. Gospel Medley: He's My Rock, My Sword, My Shield And Jesus Is Mine
      • 3. Deep River
      • 4. In His Care
      • 5. Just A Closer Walk With Thee
      • 6. I Just Can't Stay Here By Myself
      • 7. Mammy
      • 8. Nobody Knows The Trouble I See
      • 9. Joy To My Soul
      • 10. Stand By Me
      • 11. When The Trumpet Sounds
      • 12. Crucifixion
      • 13. Medley: I Do, Don't You? And Partners With God
      • 14. I Am A Pilgrim (Wayfaring Stranger)
      • 15. Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
      • 16. Medley: Here Is One And A City Called Heaven
      • 17. Medley: Choose Now And Shall You, Shall I?
      • 18. Little Black Boy
      • 19. Cabin In The Sky
      • 20. He's With Me Each Step Of The Way
      • 21. Crying Holy Unto The Lord
      • 22. Medley: Oh, How I Love Jesus And To Me It's Wonderful
      • 23. I Cannot Fail The Lord
      • 24. My Savior Will Always Be There
      • 25. Is It Well With Your Soul?