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    Traversing the nation and then the globe, the Fisk Jubilee Singers became a worldwide sensation, raising money for the college and popularizing spirituals like “Swing Low Sweet Chariot” along the Author: Jon Little.
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    In Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, a line of fashionable angels welcomes a man to heaven. Having arrived by a horse-drawn chariot, he greets them with open arms. In the Bible, the prophet Elijah was carried to heaven by a chariot of fire at the end of his life. Swing Low, Sweet Chariotis also the title of an African American spiritual of slave origins.
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    Jun 22,  · SWING LOW, Sweet Chariot is the long-serving anthem of England's national rugby union team. The song, with its first recordings dating back to over years ago, has been sung .
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    Swing low, sweet chariot Coming for to carry me home Swing low, sweet chariot Coming for to carry me home If I get there before you do Coming for to carry me home I'll cut a hole and pull you through Coming for to carry me home. See more of our African-American History and Folk Song Lyrics.
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    You know, for as much shit as I talk about it, there's a good couple days a year that I'm nostalgic about choir. For all the BS involved, there's just something nice about getting together with a bunch of people and singing. Especially when you work your tail off and you have a quality product. I.
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    Jun 19,  · THE last attempt to ban Swing Low Sweet Chariot was done by the NAZIS, a former equality chief has said. Trevor Phillips, 66, condemned the .
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    Jun 26,  · ‘Swing Low, Sweet Chariot’ was first formally published in the s for the Fisk University Jubilee Singers, after being written by Wallace Willis, a Native American slave.
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    Jun 19,  · Swing low, sweet chariot, One interpretation of the song is that is about abolition and being rescued from slavery. In this case, “swing low” is a call for abolitionists to visit the southern 5/5.