Posts Tagged ‘overcome

16
Oct
11

‘celebrate the dream’

Text of speech here

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People wait in line during sunrise for a dedication ceremony at the Martin Luther King Memorial on the National Mall

The Obama family examine a time capsule as they arrive for the dedication of the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial

23
Apr
11

night everyone

See you tomorrow 😉

10
Jan
11

in memory. stay strong.

12
Feb
10

Music from the Civil Rights Movement

The Blind Boys of Alabama perform “Free at Last” at the White House Celebration of Music from the Civil Rights Movement

Gospel Music star Yolanda Adams performs the Sam Cooke classic, “A Change is Gonna Come”

Joan Baez sings “We Shall Overcome”

The Freedom Singers perform “(Ain’t Gonna let Nobody) Turn me Around”

Natalie Cole performs Marvin Gaye’s classic from the civil rights era, “What’s Going On”

Bob Dylan performs his classic song “The Times they are a Changing”

Yolanda Adams performs “How Great Thou Art”

Smokey Robinson and Jennifer Hudson perform “People Get Ready”

More videos from the concert here




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