ROYAL TELEPHONE

Latest update on 25/05/2010

Artist: Rev. Sister Mary Nelson
Author: Frederick M. Lehman
Year: 1927

Pentacostal storefront preacher from Memphis with slightly altered lyrics. The song is at least as old as 1906.

Covers:

1927:

Blind Connie Rosemond [also issued as by Blind Arthur Lowe]

1930:

Frank & James McCravy

1935:

Happy Valley Family

1939:

Selah Jubilee Singers

1939:

Blue Sky Boys

1951:

Sister Rosetta Tharpe

1961:

Burl Ives [as Royal Telephone (Telephone To Glory)]

1963:

Jimmy Little [hit Australia]

1964:

Gospel Harmonettes

1968:

Carl Story

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