Working at the arduous job of picking cotton, a job he was in the fields to do, was not on his mind. And as his people dragged their hot, heavy bags down the endless rows of cotton, young Moses' soul would burst with song, startling fellow cottonpickers. But were they grateful for his diverting serenades?
They did not say, "Behold, the blessings of the Lord are upon us. His high school teachers, behold, became the collective Pharoah's daughter who saved the dropout Hayes, Album), helping him to secure a diploma at age 21, years after his class had graduated. His intense interest in girls, and nagging shame at his ragged physical appearance combined earlier to rip him from the ranks of academe. A succession of piddling jobs claimed his attention, but not for long.
The Lord manifested Himself in a burning bush and although Moses refused to look, the Master's face became that of Stax Records. Young Hayes, who taught himself to play the piano, was working a night club set with members of the Mar-Keys when he got the call from Stax President Jim Stewart to work a recording set with the late singing star, Otis Redding, "King of the Memphis Sound.
One of Hayes's biggest tunes is Precious, Precious, which became a million-plus seller for singer Jackie Moore. Black and able Stax Executive Vice Pres. Al Bell gave Black Moses his first opportunity to become a recording star. And it came to pass that one night following a LP party at Stax, white bassist Duck Dunn of Booker T. The album was a modest success, but it kicked the door LP for Black Moses to enter the ranks of the recording artists.
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Excellent album. Location: Now reporting from the MilesSmilesOct 30, Location: East TN. McLoverOct 30, Location: Hull, UK. Location: France. Mr SamOct 30, He and co-writer David Porter wrote, and Isaac played on, many of the label's biggest hits.
I think I better appreciate Isaac's musical style having listened to it in its developmental stage. The Stax collection is nine discs, so its not cheap, but it's a great collection an Isaac-lover will want Album) hear and have. SlokesOct 30, Location: Michigan, USA. Sounds splendid! Phoney BaloneyOct 30,
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