Women Of The Guitar, Some Of The Best Female Guitarist On The Planet.
Memphis Minnie was born 117 years ago today 6-3 in 1896. Originally named Lizzie Douglas, she was a blues guitarist, vocalist and songwriter whose recording career lasted from the 1920s to the 1950s. She recorded around 200 songs.She passed away in 1973
Oh Freedom - performed by The Golden Gospel Singers; This show songs just how much the slaves yearned for freedom; they would have preferred die than be enslaved! The melody of the songs says, "Before I'd be a slave, I'll be buried in my grave and go home to my Lord and be free"