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Which legendary american folk singer's song 'we shall overcome' has become a popular mass song in india?

Asked by dare devil, 15 Dec '09 08:12 pm
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Joan baez, we shall overcome!!
Answered by dharamender nebhnani, 15 Dec '09 08:15 pm

 
  
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\"We Shall Overcome\" is a protest song that became a key anthem of the US civil rights movement. The lyrics of the song are derived from the refrain of a gospel song by Charles Albert Tindley. The song was published in 1947 as \"We Will Overcome\" in the People\'s Songs Bulletin (a publication of People\'s Songs, an organization of which Pete Seeger was the director and guiding spirit). It appeared in the bulletin as a contribution of and with an introduction by Zilphia Horton, then music director of the Highlander Folk School of Monteagle, Tennessee, a school that trained union organizers. It was her favorite song and she taught it to Pete Seeger,
Answered by Shan Real, 15 Dec '09 08:15 pm

 
  
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\'Hum honge kaamyaab\', Popularised during Indira Gandh\'si time.
Answered by mohanbirsingh ghura, 15 Dec '09 08:23 pm

 
  
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