You know his eye is on the little old sparrow, and I know he cares for you and me. Not much is known about Martin.
She was born in Nova Scotia in and lived most of her life in Atlanta. She mailed the lyrics to Gabriel, who worked for a gospel His Eye On The Sparrow - Mahalia Jackson - I Believe publisher in Chicago. In the s, Waters appeared in several films intended for a mainstream audience, making her one of the few black performers to have crossover appeal. Inshe played a cook in the movie a "Member of the Wedding. Ethel Waters was among the singers Mahalia Jackson admired.
And songs like "His Eye Is On the Sparrow," with its message that God looks after even the smallest of creatures, must have spoken to her. Jackson's early life was hard. She was born in New Orleans inorphaned at age five, migrated to Chicago at 16, scrubbed floors and cooked for a living. Studs Terkel had the opportunity to speak to Mahalia Jackson, and wanted to find out how far back does her memory goes; when and where did she first hear gospel music. Jackson responded.
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