Didn't It Rain & Prayer For Peace

by Dixie Hummingbyrds

The Dixie Hummingbyrds were inducted into the Smithsonian Musem of African-American History and Culture.They are considered one the greatest and most versatile Gospel Group ever.Howard Carroll , their guitarist was considered the finest of players.
The founding of the Dixie Hummingbirds in 1928 is celebrated on this date. They are an African American Gospel singing group.

The Dixie Hummingbirds formed in the late 1920s in Greenville, S.C. In the beginning, they were young boys, members of the Church of God Holiness choir in Greenville's Meadow Bottoms neighborhood. The original quartet included Bonnie Gipson, Jr. (lead tenor), James Davis (tenor), Barney Parks (baritone), and J. B. Matterson (bass). First called the …
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