Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 18, 2022 Jazz Journey

Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 18, 2022 Jazz Journey

Cyrus Chestnut – Blessed Quietness – Blessed Quietness: A Collection of Hymns, Spirituals…

John Wright – Amen Corner – The Soul Touch Of John Wright

Willie Bobo – Hymn To The People – Dig My Feeling

Lionel Hampton – All God’s Chillun Got Rhythm – Uptown Saturday Night


Shirley Scott & The Soul Saxes – I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free – Shirley Scott & The Soul Saxes

Langston Huughes’ – Negro Speaks Of Rivers (excerpt)

Josh White – Jim Crow Train – Sings The Blues

Nina Simone – Why (The King Of Love Is Dead) – Sugar In My Bowl

Rickie Lee Jones – The Gospel Of Carlos, Norman And Smith – Balm In Gilead


John Boutte – I’ll Fly Away – Putamayo Presents New Orleans Brass

Aretha Franklin – Oh, Happy Day – Joy To The World

Ray Charles & Gladys Knight – Heaven Help Us All – Genius Loves Company



Ben Harper & The Blind Boys Of Alabama – Where Could I Go – There Will Be A Light

E.C. Scott – People Get Ready – The Other Side Of Me

Al Green – The Lord Will Make A Way – Greatest Gospel Hits

The Blind Boys Of Alabama – Higher Ground – Higher Ground

Coolbone – The Saints – Brass-Hop


Emma-Jean Thackray – Speak No Evil (Night Dreamer) – Blue Note Re:Imagined

1 Giant Leap ft. Speech, Nenah Cherry & Ulali – Braided Hair – Global Soul

Corey Harris – Just A Closer Walk With Thee – Greens From The Garden

Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens – What Is This – Daptone Gold

Preservation Hall Jazz Band – Hi Eye Is On The Sparrow – Best Of Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Raymond Myles – Hallelujah – Doctors, Professors, Kings & Queens

Monkey – Freedom Sounds – Freedom Sounds: A Tribute To The Skatalites