Music from and inspired by the David L. Wolfer production of "Roots". ROOTS the saga of an American family. Matrix, Runout (Side 1, variant 1): A&M SP4989(RE-1)-T3. Matrix, Runout (Side 2, variant 1): A&M SP4990-T1. Other Versions (5 of 30) View All.
Roots is an American television miniseries based on Alex Haley's 1976 novel Roots: The Saga of an American Family. The series first aired on ABC in January 1977. Roots received 37 Primetime Emmy Award nominations and won nine. It also won a Golden Globe and a Peabody Award.
Quincy Jones has been threatening to write a long tone poem sketching the history of black music for decades now, and he has yet to do it. This project, rushed out in the wake of the 1977 TV mini-series Roots, is about as close as he has come.
Roots: The Saga of an American Family (Music From and Inspired By the David L. Wolper Production of Roots), 1977. Unfortunately, the station stopped broadcasting. Perhaps, this is a temporary station problem. You can leave your e-mail and we will let you know when the broadcast of the station will be online again: Or listen to the other country dec name stations.
Free download and listen Roots: The Saga Of An American Family. Hush, Hush, Somebody's Calling My Name) 02:16. Quincy Jones, Stan Haze - Roots Mural Theme Bridge (Plantation Life) 01:00. Quincy Jones, Richard Tee, Rev. James Cleveland, The Wattsline Choir - Oh Lord, Come By Here 03:36. Quincy Jones, Lou Gossett - Free At Last? (The Civil War) 02:23. Quincy Jones, Letta Mbulu, The Wattsline Choir - Many Rains Ago (Oluwa) 04:53. The Best Of Letta & Caiphus - Caiphus Semenya, Letta & Caiphus, Letta Mbulu, Letta Mbulu & Caiphus Semenya. The Best of - Caiphus Semenya, Letta Mbulu. Not Yet Uhuru - Letta Mbulu.
With the 2016 Roots mini-series such a success, there is new interest in Quincy Jones' original soundtrack to the ground-breaking 1977 mini-series. Wrong album? Let us know. Expand player Collapse player. ROOTS: THE SAGA OF AN AMERICAN FAMILY Vinyl Record.
Main Title: Mama Aifambeni (feat. Letta Mbulu, Caiphus Semanya & The Wattsline Choir). Behold the Only Thing Greater Than Yourself (Birth) [feat.