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Latest update on 14/09/2015

Artist: Elihu Trusty
Author: traditional
Label: L.o.C.
Year: 1937

From Paintsville, KY. Published as such in Our Singing Country (1941).

Covers:

1958:

Mahalia Jackson [as Keep Your Hands On The Plow with Duke Ellington at Newport]

1960:

Odetta [idem]

1962:

Bob Dylan

1962:

Charles Jones & Cordell Reagon [as Keep Your Eyes On The Price]

1962:

SNCC Freedom Singers [with Cordell Reagon, Bernice Johnson Reagon en Rutha Harris as Keep Your Eyes On The Prize]

1962:

Clara Ward [idem]

1963:

Pete Seeger [idem]

1963:

Montgomery Improvement Association Trio [as Keep Your Hands On The Plow]

1968:

Peggy Lee [idem]

1970:

Sweet Honey In The Rock [idem]

1998:

Screaming Trees [idem]

2000:

Old Crow Medicine Show [idem]

2007:

Hackensaw Boys [idem]

2007:

Mavis Staples [als Eyes On The Prize]

2007:

Bruce Springsteen [idem; on the Seeger Sessions]

2009:

Joss Stone [as Keep Your Eyes On The Prize]

Eyes On The Price is frequently credited to Mrs. Alice Wine from Johns Island, SC, member of the Moving Star Horde who passed it on to Guy Carawan.

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