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Oh Freedom! - The Golden Gospel Singers (Lyrics in Description)
Oh Freedom! - The Golden Gospel Singers (Lyrics in Description)
Published: 2013/12/13
Channel: Mackenzie's YouTube
The Golden Gospel Singers - Oh Freedom!
The Golden Gospel Singers - Oh Freedom!
Published: 2013/12/12
Channel: Devitra Suga
Harry Belafonte - Oh Freedom
Harry Belafonte - Oh Freedom
Published: 2011/09/18
Channel: BalticSeaChris
"Oh, Freedom" - Chester Children
"Oh, Freedom" - Chester Children's Chorus
Published: 2011/08/12
Channel: CheChiChorus
Oh Freedom
Oh Freedom
Published: 2015/12/04
Channel: The Golden Gospel Singers - Topic
American Horror Story Coven - Oh Freedom! Scene
American Horror Story Coven - Oh Freedom! Scene
Published: 2013/12/13
Channel: Rafael A.
American Horror Story
American Horror Story ''Coven'' - Oh Freedom!
Published: 2016/05/26
Channel: Queso Vasquez
Oh Freedom!
Oh Freedom!
Published: 2014/09/30
Channel: The Golden Gospel Singers - Topic
Oh Freedom
Oh Freedom
Published: 2016/02/18
Channel: CBC Music
"Oh Freedom" Fellowship Chorale
"Oh Freedom" Fellowship Chorale
Published: 2013/02/12
Channel: Inside FBCG
Aretha Franklin - Think (Freedom) - official music version.mp4
Aretha Franklin - Think (Freedom) - official music version.mp4
Published: 2011/07/14
Channel: Nicola Vernizzi
The Princely Players - Oh Freedom
The Princely Players - Oh Freedom
Published: 2013/10/20
Channel: Pook
Vivian Green "Oh Freedom" (From Soundtrack for a Revolution)
Vivian Green "Oh Freedom" (From Soundtrack for a Revolution)
Published: 2012/01/11
Channel: KOCHRECORDS
Oh Freedom - Golden Gospel Singers
Oh Freedom - Golden Gospel Singers
Published: 2013/12/12
Channel: chr1stw
Oh freedom
Oh freedom
Published: 2010/04/25
Channel: denis jacquiau
Oh Freedom- Tribute to the struggle of our People
Oh Freedom- Tribute to the struggle of our People
Published: 2013/12/22
Channel: adinaebonypanther
마커스워십 - 오 자유 (소진영 인도) Oh freedom
마커스워십 - 오 자유 (소진영 인도) Oh freedom
Published: 2017/04/01
Channel: Markers Worship
American civil war music - Oh Freedom
American civil war music - Oh Freedom
Published: 2014/07/03
Channel: KlimSanguine
AMERICAN HORROR STORY 3X09 "OH, FREEDOM" SCENE
AMERICAN HORROR STORY 3X09 "OH, FREEDOM" SCENE
Published: 2013/12/12
Channel: Florence Geoffroy
Shirley Verrett, operatic star, sings "Oh Freedom"
Shirley Verrett, operatic star, sings "Oh Freedom"
Published: 2009/10/29
Channel: foropera
Odetta - Spiritual Trilogy: Oh, Freedom, Come And Go With Us; I
Odetta - Spiritual Trilogy: Oh, Freedom, Come And Go With Us; I'm On My Way - Gospel
Published: 2012/03/24
Channel: gospel
Oh Freedom
Oh Freedom
Published: 2013/12/03
Channel: hdstoker
Oh Freedom. (Golden Gospel Singers Cover) Academia de Artes Guerrero de Bogotá.
Oh Freedom. (Golden Gospel Singers Cover) Academia de Artes Guerrero de Bogotá.
Published: 2014/12/06
Channel: Ricardo Guzmán
Oh, Freedom
Oh, Freedom
Published: 2010/12/03
Channel: lanningck
OH FREEDOM - By: Mr. Aaron Neville
OH FREEDOM - By: Mr. Aaron Neville
Published: 2011/11/11
Channel: Marie José
Joan Baez - Oh freedom
Joan Baez - Oh freedom
Published: 2011/02/27
Channel: bbaaeezz
Oh Freedom After While
Oh Freedom After While
Published: 2009/11/16
Channel: California Newsreel
Oh Freedom - Hollis Watkins
Oh Freedom - Hollis Watkins
Published: 2017/02/12
Channel: kenneth anderson
The Golden Gospel Singers – Oh Freedom!
The Golden Gospel Singers – Oh Freedom!
Published: 2015/02/14
Channel: Лена Франк
Roger McGuinn   Oh Freedom
Roger McGuinn Oh Freedom
Published: 2016/03/28
Channel: TimPBears
Oh Freedom
Oh Freedom
Published: 2017/04/10
Channel: Lisa Mills
Suffragette (UK) Trailer song - TRILLS ‘Oh Freedom’
Suffragette (UK) Trailer song - TRILLS ‘Oh Freedom’
Published: 2015/08/25
Channel: TRILLS
Francesco D
Francesco D'Adamo: "Oh, freedom!"
Published: 2015/03/18
Channel: GiuntiScuola e T.V.P. editori
Dominique Fauchard - Oh Freedom
Dominique Fauchard - Oh Freedom
Published: 2016/03/10
Channel: Jazz Everyday!
oh freedom
oh freedom
Published: 2016/11/18
Channel: Meghan Ackemann
The Barret Sisters -  Oh Freedom
The Barret Sisters - Oh Freedom
Published: 2016/12/03
Channel: allen freeman
Oh Freedom - Cover by Cierra
Oh Freedom - Cover by Cierra
Published: 2016/02/22
Channel: Cierra Jones
"Oh Freedom" Spiritual
"Oh Freedom" Spiritual
Published: 2013/01/20
Channel: Live Oak UU Congregation, Goleta
Oh freedom (mezzo)
Oh freedom (mezzo)
Published: 2014/01/30
Channel: harrygotdue
Oh Freedom!
Oh Freedom!
Published: 2014/03/03
Channel: Ona Allison
Oh Freedom by TRILLS Lyrics || From The Soundrack of Suffragette
Oh Freedom by TRILLS Lyrics || From The Soundrack of Suffragette
Published: 2016/02/07
Channel: G'sMixedTape
OH, FREEDOM
OH, FREEDOM
Published: 2014/11/17
Channel: Petr Kletečka
Oh Freedom - Fall Concert 2015 - Miami University Collegiate Chorale
Oh Freedom - Fall Concert 2015 - Miami University Collegiate Chorale
Published: 2015/09/07
Channel: Miami University Collegiate Chorale
Freedom is Coming - Oh, Freedom
Freedom is Coming - Oh, Freedom
Published: 2014/02/18
Channel: NewOrleansJazz NHP
Leon Bibb - Oh, Freedom  [HD]
Leon Bibb - Oh, Freedom [HD]
Published: 2016/11/15
Channel: Gary Larson
Oh Freedom!!! (Negro Spiritual)
Oh Freedom!!! (Negro Spiritual)
Published: 2016/01/11
Channel: Giselle Garbe
O Freedom (Negro Spiritual)
O Freedom (Negro Spiritual)
Published: 2014/04/18
Channel: divaslair
Oh Freedom - Stanford Talisman Gala 2017
Oh Freedom - Stanford Talisman Gala 2017
Published: 2017/05/03
Channel: Stanford Talisman
Joan Baez - Oh Freedom 1989
Joan Baez - Oh Freedom 1989
Published: 2008/09/26
Channel: JoanBaezFan1987
Oh Freedom cz. 1z2 Gospel Voice & Mistral Gospel Choir
Oh Freedom cz. 1z2 Gospel Voice & Mistral Gospel Choir
Published: 2016/10/02
Channel: Aga Żarnowska
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"Oh, Freedom" is a post-Civil War African-American freedom song. It is often associated with the American Civil Rights Movement, with Odetta, who recorded it as part of the "Spiritual Trilogy", on her Odetta Sings Ballads and Blues album, and with Joan Baez, who performed the song at the 1963 March on Washington. Baez has since performed the song live numerous times, both during her concerts and at other events. The song was first recorded in 1931 by the E. R. Nance Family with Clarence Dooley as "Sweet Freedom".

Some versions of the fourth verse contain the line "No more tommin'," where the word tommin is a derogatory term denoting some black men's extreme submissiveness towards a white person or white people. The word seems to have been derived from Harriet Beecher Stowe's fictitious character Uncle Tom in Uncle Tom's Cabin. These words are not part in the traditional verses, but a later addition, itself part of folk tradition in the USA, in which extra verses are added to traditional songs to highlight different personal feelings, agendas, or lyrical. Invention

Lyrics[edit]

“Oh Freedom”

Oh freedom, oh freedom, oh freedom over me
And before I'd be a slave I'll be buried in my grave
And go home to my Lord and be free
No more weepin',no more weepin',no more weepin'over me
And before I'd be a slave I'll be buried in my grave
And go home to my Lord and be free
No more weeping, no more weeping, no more weeping over me
And before I'd be a slave I'll be buried in my grave
And go home to my Lord and be free
Oh freedom, oh freedom, oh freedom over me
And before I'd be a slave I'll be buried in my grave
And go home to my Lord and be free
There'll be singin', there'll be singin', there'll be singin' over me
And before I'd be a slave I'll be buried in my grave
And go home to my Lord and be free
There'll be glory, there'll be glory, there'll be glory over me
And before I'd be a slave I'll be buried in my grave
And go home to my Lord and be free
Oh freedom, oh freedom, oh freedom over me
And before I'd be a slave I'll be buried in my grave
And go home to my Lord and be free

In the 1964 presidential campaign, civil rights activists opposing the candidacy of Barry Goldwater changed the words to "And before I'd be a slave, I'll see Barry in his grave and go fight for my rights and be free."

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