Category: Rock

Someday Well All Be Free - Donny Hathaway - Extension Of A Man (Vinyl, LP, Album)

02.10.2012 / / Rock

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  1. On Extension of a Man, the ambition began and peaked with the opener, a six-minute orchestral piece titled "I Love the Lord; He Heard My Cry, Pts. " Arranged and orchestrated for 45 musicians by Hathaway himself, it applied the buoyant optimism of Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue to a religious context, and segued smoothly into the transcendent 8/
  2. According to those present during this album’s recording, the final playback of “Someday We’ll All Be Free” left Donny Hathaway in tears, an effect it may have upon many listeners as well considering that co-writer Edward Howard cites Hathaway’s mental state as inspiration for the song, and know that he would take his own life just a few short years after this song was recorded.
  3. Keep your self-respect, you're man, the pride Get yourself in gear, keep your stride Never mind your fears Brighter days will soon be here. Take it from me someday, we'll all be free, yeah. Keep on walking tall, hold your head up high And lay your dreams right up to the sky Sing your greatest song And you'll keep, going, going on.
  4. Edward Howard " Someday We'll All Be Free " is a song by Donny Hathaway from the album Extension of a Man. The song was released as the flipside to the single "Love, Love, Love." Though the song was only released as an uncharted A-side, it is considered an R&B standard, having been covered by many artists over the years.
  5. Take it from me, someday we'll all be free, yeah Keep on walking tall Hold your head up high Lay your dreams right up to the sky Sing your greatest song And you'll keep going, going on Take it from me, someday we'll all be free Hey, just wait and see, some day we'll all be free, yeah Take it from me, someday we'll all be free.
  6. Donny Hathaway Extension Of A Man ( Atlantic - Atlantic/Rhino CD ) I was certainly tempted to give this CD Five Stars, just to encourage the reader to buy it (as I think any music collection would be greatly enriched by having every album Donny Hathaway ever made)/5(75).
  7. Jan 28,  · Directed by David Kleijwegt. With Frank Sheppard, Donny Hathaway, Roberta Flack, Edward Howard. A search for the soul of legendary singer Donny Hathaway: in a poetic journey through cities like St. Louis, Chicago and New York, the film digs /10(31).
  8. Donny Edward Hathaway (October 1, – January 13, ) was an Grammy Award-winning American soul musician. He signed with Atlantic Records in , and with his first single "The Ghetto" (), Rolling Stone magazine marked him as "a major new force in soul music."His collaborations with Roberta Flack took him to the top of the charts and won him the Grammy Award for Best Pop.

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