Negro Spirituals/Slave Songs

The History of the Negro Spirituals Long before we were born Africans were brought to the “New World” as slaves, forced to work in plantations and in the homes of white people. Constantly being abused and mistreated, going through unimaginable torture and pain. In order to combat these horrible circumstances, thousands of slaves would join […]

Music from 1970-1975

  1970 – Stevie Wonder – “Signed, Sealed Delivered”    Album: Signed, Sealed & Delivered    Genre: Classic Soul, R&B/Soul, Pop      Composers: Stevie Wonder, Lee Garrett, Syreeta Wright, Lula Mae Hardaway   * This is one of those songs that I don’t remember hearing all the time on the radio or around the house, but somehow […]

About Me: Shelby Marcee

My name is Shelby Marcee, and I am a sophomore here at Spelman College. I am a Theatre and Performance major and Music minor with a vocal concentration. Musical Theatre has been a huge part of my life since I was little, and I can’t imagine a time where it did not impact my life […]