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The Canton Spirituals

The Canton Spirituals
Born: Jan 1, 1943 in Canton, MS
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Biography: An award-winning gospel group out of Canton, Mississippi who pioneered mixing traditional gospel with modern R&B and urban elements, the Canton Spirituals were formed in 1943 by Harvey Watkins, Sr., along with Reverend I.S. Watkins, Claude "Bubba" Nichols, Warren G. Ward, Isaac Bolton, Eddie Jackson, ...Read full biography
Mississippi Po Boy
Released: 1985
Label: J&B Records
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This Billboard charting album is the perfect sampling of this Canton-based group's vocal intensity. While the distribution of this album was limited mainly to the southeastern states, it gained great attention ...Read full review
Meet the Same People
Released: 1996
Label: J&B Records
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More The Canton Spirituals albums: Main Albums (19), Compilations (4), DVD/Video (11)
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