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Tag: Lou Rawls

Sunday, May 3rd

three takes

“Stand By Me Father” (S. Cooke, J. W. Alexander)

Barnes Family, live, Rocky Mount, N.C., c. 1999


Pilgrim Travelers (feat. Lou Rawls, lead vocals), recording, 1962


Soul Stirrers (feat. Johnnie Taylor, lead vocals), recording, 1959

Sunday, 12/20/09

Here’s another well-known artist who started out singing gospel.

The Pilgrim Travelers (with Lou Rawls [singing lead on the refrain]), “Daniel Saw the Stone” (late 1950s)

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