One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism

One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism
One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism
Live album by Aretha Franklin
Released December, 1987
Recorded July 27–28, 30, 1987
Genre Gospel, soul
Label Arista
Producer Aretha Franklin
Aretha Franklin chronology
Aretha
(1986)
One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism
(1987)
Through The Storm
(1989)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars[2]

One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism is a 1987 gospel album recorded by Aretha Franklin, for Arista Records. Recorded at the New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan, over the course of three nights (July 27, 28, and 30, 1987), One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism became an album that combined the gospel talents of Aretha, her late sisters Erma and Carolyn, and fellow gospel singer Mavis Staples.

However, this release had modest sales, peaking at #106 on Billboard's album chart, and paled in comparison to Aretha's legendary classic Amazing Grace recording. It sold approximately 300,000 copies.

Contents

Overview

Track listing

Vocalists on tracks are identified by superscripts: (a) Aretha Franklin, (b) Mavis Staples, (c) Reverend Cecil Franklin, (d) Reverend Jesse Jackson, (e) Reverend Jaspar Williams, (f) Erma Franklin, (g) Carolyn Franklin, (h) Joe Ligon of The Mighty Clouds of Joy

Side one

  1. "Walk In The Light (Traditional) - 4:00 a
  2. "Prayer Invocation by Rev. Cecil Franklin - 5:44 c
  3. "Introduction of Aretha and the Franklin Sisters by Rev. Jesse Jackson - :37 a d f g
  4. "Jesus Hears Every Prayer (Clara Ward) - 5:16 a d f g
  5. "Surely God Is Able (Clara Ward) - 6:01 a d f g

Side two

  1. "The Lord's Prayer (Traditional) - 5:05 a
  2. "Introduction of Aretha and Mavis Staples by Rev. Jesse Jackson - 3:22 a b d
  3. "Oh Happy Day (Edwin Hawkins) - 6:09 a b
  4. "We Need Power (Traditional) - 6:30 a b

Side three

  1. "Speech by Rev. Jesse Jackson [July 27th] - 9:57 d
  2. "Ave Maria (Traditional) - 6:48 a
  3. "Introduction To Higher Ground by Rev. Jaspar Williams - 4:10 e
  4. "Higher Ground (Traditional) - 1:07 a e

Side four

  1. "Higher Ground (continued) - 2:04 a e
  2. "Prayer Invocation by Rev. Donald Parsons [July 28] - 7:29
  3. "I've Been In The Storm Too Long (Traditional) - 7:55 a h
  4. "Packing Up, Getting Ready To Go (Clara Ward) - 5:34 a b f g h

Personnel

  • Aretha Franklin - Arranger, Producer, Liner Notes
  • Mavis Staples - Vocals
  • Brenda Corbett - Vocals
  • Brian Leskowicz - Engineer
  • Carolyn Franklin - Vocals
  • Dana Davis - Percussion
  • David Hewitt - Engineer
  • Earl Wright Jr. - Organ
  • Erma Franklin - Vocals
  • Frank Fischer - House Mix
  • Fritz Lange - Engineer
  • Joe Ligon - Arranger
  • Reverend Jesse Jackson - Speaker
  • Reverend Cecil Franklin - Speaker
  • John Hudson - Product Manager
  • Lanar Brantley - Bass
  • Margaret Branch - Background Vocals
  • Mark Wilder - Mastering
  • Maude Gilman - Design
  • Michael Iacopelli - Mixing
  • Michael Wright - Guitar
  • Nedra Olds-Neal - Reissue Producer
  • Nick Johnson - Piano
  • Ortheia Barnes - Background Vocals
  • Phil Gitomer - Engineer
  • Renee Thomas - Background Vocals
  • Sandra Feva - Background Vocals
  • Thomas Whitfield - Organ, Piano, Arranger, Vocal Arrangement

Chart history

Name Chart (1987, 1989) Peak
position
One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism U.S. Gospel Album Chart 1
One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism U.S. R&B Albums Chart 25
One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism U.S. Contemporary Christian Albums Chart 34

References

  1. ^ Bush, John. One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism at Allmusic. Retrieved 2011-06-27.
  2. ^ Rolling Stone review

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