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Brother John Sellers

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Brother John Sellers

Brother John Sellers has been played on NTS shows including Dark & Lovely Global Roots w/ Thristian, with Big Boat Up The River first played on 23 March 2014.

Brother John Sellers (May 27, 1924, Clarksdale, Mississippi - March 27, 1999, Manhattan) was an American gospel and folk singer.

Sellers played in gospel tent shows while young. He was discovered by Mahalia Jackson, who brought him to Chicago to perform with her. In the 1950s he began playing secular music, and recorded his first album in 1954 for Vanguard Records. While on tour in Europe he recorded with Big Bill Broonzy; he also plays on the…

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Big Boat Up The River
Brother John Sellers
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Big Boat Up The River
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