I'M ON MY WAY TO CANAAN'S LAND

Latest update on 10/08/2016

Artist: Carter Family
Author: traditional
Label: Bluebird
Year: 1930

Covers:

1930:

Blind Gussie Nesbitt [as Canaan Land]

1945:

Jubilaires

1954:

Mahalia Jackson [at Newport]

1957:

Odetta [as I'm On My Way in medley]

1960:

Burt Lancaster [idem in film Elmer Gentry]

1960:

Flatt & Scruggs [idem]

1961:

Pete Seeger [idem]

1962:

Highwaymen [idem, hit US]

1963:

Rooftop Singers [idem]

1990:

Take 6 [idem]

2007:

Mavis Staples [as On My Way]

In Civil Rights Movement context Freedom doubles for Canaan.

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