My Lord What a Mornin'

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My Lord What a Mornin'
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Studio album by Harry Belafonte
Released 1960
Recorded 1960 at RCA Victor Studio A, New York City
Genre Folk
Label RCA Victor
Producer Bob Bollard
Harry Belafonte chronology
Porgy and Bess
(1959)Porgy and Bess1959
My Lord What a Mornin'
(1960)
Belafonte Returns to Carnegie Hall
(1960)Belafonte Returns to Carnegie Hall1960
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

My Lord What a Mornin' is an album by Harry Belafonte, released by RCA Victor in 1960.[2] The album was reissued in 1995 with additional bonus tracks.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Wake up Jacob" (Harry Belafonte, Gene Corman, Milton Okun) – 1:55
  2. "My Lord, What a Mornin'" (Belafonte, Corman, Okun) – 4:27
  3. "Ezekiel" (Traditional) – 3:41
  4. "'Buked and Scorned" (Belafonte, Corman) – 4:45
  5. "Stars Shinin' (By 'N By)" (Belafonte, Corman, Okun) – 1:38
  6. "Oh, Freedom" (Belafonte, Corman, Okun) – 3:22
  7. "Were You There When They Crucified My Lord?" (Traditional) – 4:38
  8. "Oh, Let Me Fly" (Belafonte, Corman, Okun) – 2:11
  9. "Swing Low" (Traditional) – 4:02
  10. "March Down to Jordan" (Belafonte, Okun, Ned Wright) – 3:28
  11. "Steal Away" – 3:47
    1995 reissue bonus tracks:
  12. "All My Trials" (Traditional, Carter, Greene) – 4:04
  13. "Michael Row the Boat Ashore" (Traditional) – 3:59
  14. "Go Down Emanuel Road" (Irving Burgie) – 3:12
  15. "In My Father's House" – 3:37
  16. "Goin' Down Jordan" (Theophilus Woods) – 3:38

Personnel[edit]

Production notes:

  • Bob Bollard – producer
  • Conducted by Bob Corman
  • Bob Simpson – engineer
  • Herschel Levit – cover art
  • Langston Hughes – liner notes

Chart positions[edit]

Year Chart Position
1960 The Billboard 200 34

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