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The Canton Spirituals: Live in Memphis, Vol. 1

Track List

>Mississippi Poor Boy - (featuring The Canton Spirituals)
>He's There All the Time
>Hello Mother
>Heavenly Choir
>I'm Coming Lord
>Fix It Jesus
>Strugglin & Strainin
>Certainly Lord - (featuring The Canton Spirituals)
>Ride This Train
>I'm in Your Care
>Rise Above It All

Album Notes

LIVE IN MEMPHIS is the final live recording of Harvey Watkins, Sr. (Dec. 5, 1929 - Nov. 16, 1994).

The Canton Spirituals: Harvey Watkins, Sr., Harvey Waktins, Jr. (vocals); Cornelius Dwayne Watkins (guitar, bass, background vocals); Merlin Lucious (bass, percussion, background vocals).

The Original Canton Spirituals include: Eddie Jackson, Theo Thompson, Roscoe Lucious, Harvey Watkins, Sr. (vocals).

Additional personnel: Melvin Williams, Doug Williams (vocals); Randy Everett (guitar); Victor Allen (strings, horns, keyboards, background vocals); Wallace Strictland (organ, keyboards); Ralph Lofton (organ); Michael Richardson (drums); Rufus Mapp (percussion); Jerry Smith & The Children Of Israel, Andrew Perpener & The Greater Community Voices (background vocals).

Recorded live at Greater Community Temple C.O.G.I.C., Memphis, Tennessee.

Personnel: Cornelius Dwayne Watkins (guitar); Victor Allen (strings, horns, keyboards, background vocals); Ralph Lofton (organ); Wallace Strictland (keyboards); Michael Richardson (drums); Merlin Lucious, Rufus Mapp (percussion); Doug Williams , The Children of Israel, Jeremy Smith, The Greater Community Voices (background vocals).

Audio Mixer: Randy Everett.

Recording information: Greater Community Temple C.O.G.I.C, Memphis,TN; Omega Enterprises, Dallas, TX.

Director: Andrew Perpener.

Top-selling quartet whose roots date back to the late 1940s. Great singing. ~ Opal Louis Nations


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