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Lift Every Voice and Sing

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"Lift Every Voice and Sing" — often referred to as the "Black American National Anthem"— is a song written as a poem by James Weldon Johnson (1871–1938)  .....

NAACP History: Lift Ev' ry Voice and Sing | NAACP

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Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing - often called "The Black National Anthem" - was written as a poem by James Weldon Johnson (1871-1938) and then set to music by ...

History of Hymns: “Lift Every Voice and Sing” - Discipleship Ministries

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"Lift Every Voice" began as a hastily-written composition for an unassuming school assembly in 1900, but has become the African-American national anthem.

Lift Every Voice and Sing - Shmoop

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"Lift Every Voice and Sing" was written by the African-American poet James Weldon Johnson in 1900. It was written to celebrate Lincoln's Birthday—Lincoln,  ...

Lift Every Voice and Sing - Poetry Foundation

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A group of young men in Jacksonville, Florida, arranged to celebrate Lincoln's birthday in 1900. My brother, J. Rosamond Johnson, and I decided to write a song ...

Professor at historically black college questions 'black national ...

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Sep 6, 2010 ... "Lift Every Voice and Sing" was written by James Weldon Johnson in 1900; The spiritual hymn is recognized as the "black national anthem" ...

Lift Every Voice and Sing - Hymnary.org

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Authoritative information about Lift Every Voice and Sing, with lyrics, printable ... Published in 27 hymnals ... 1 Lift every voice and sing till earth and heaven ring,

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Feb 18, 2013 ... Lift Every Voice and Sing with lyrics The all time most inspirational Anthem of Faith and Hope. Really listen to ... Published on Feb 18, 2013. Lift ...
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Did You Know That The Man Who Wrote 'Lift Every Voice And Sing ...

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Dec 8, 2015 ... In 1899 he achieved his first literary success by writing the poem “Lift Every Voice and Sing” which was set to music and unofficially became ...

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Lift Every Voice and Sing | The Poem and Song | Black History | PBS

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Lift Every Voice and Sing. Many people are surprised to learn that "Lift Every Voice and Sing" was first written as a poem. Created by James Weldon Johnson,  ...

Lift Every Voice and Sing | Academy of American Poets

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In 1900, he wrote the song “Lift Every Voice and Sing” on the occasion of ... While employed by the diplomatic corps, Johnson had poems published in The ...

History News Network | What Is the "Negro National Anthem"?

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Mar 22, 2009 ... The Negro National Anthem (aka: Black National Anthem) has deep roots in American history. “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” as it is formally ...