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Chuck Wagon Gang to perform in Aiken

...leader Xavier Cugat. They were followed in sales by newly rising star Johnny Cash.The Albert E. Brumley classic I'll Fly Away was recorded by The Chuck Wagon Gang on Dec. 16, 1948, about two years before the group's first Augusta appearance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-10-04/chuck-wagon-gang-perf
Boxing elite turn out for Emanuel Steward's memorial service

...pound-for-pound fighter in the world."And if that wasn't impressive enough, Aretha Franklin sang a stirring rendition of I'll Fly Away in front of a few thousand witnesses at Greater Grace Temple. Franklin, a friend of Steward's in Detroit for decades...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-11-13/boxing-elite-turn-ou
Man behind banjo-record attempt talks like a duck

...and the Russian people absolutely loved bluegrass and bluegrass gospel music." The finale was a performance of I'll Fly Away, accompanied by a 200-piece choir and an 80-piece orchestra. "It was like bluegrass on steroids," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/07/rho_95590.shtml
Ramblin' Rhodes
Complete list of Grammy Award nominations

...Norah Jones; "Politically Uncorrect," Gretchen Wilson & Merle Haggard. 40. Country Instrumental Performance: "I'll Fly Away," Charlie Daniels; "Who's Your Uncle?" Jerry Douglas, Sam Bush & Bela Feck; "Unionhouse Branch," Alison...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/09/mus_31235.shtml
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Even in music, Maddox rebelled

...that?" I asked. He told me yes, and I asked him to play something. He then began playing gospel songs, including I'll Fly Away, Leaning on the Everlasting Arms and At the Cross. Within minutes, the harmonica-playing politician had attracted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/11/rho_380911.shtml
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Hamilton buried, praised by friends, family, community

...minister's favorite spirituals including one entitled He Understands, He'll Say Well Done, Sweet, Sweet Spirit and I'll Fly Away. The Rev. Hamilton had a historic record of civil rights leadership. He fought to get black officers on the Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/31/met_209164.shtml
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Networks shake up schedules

...Wolf, creator of NBC's Law & Order. Ms. Brown is the U.S. attorney, and her staff includes Regina Taylor (I'll Fly Away), Adrian Pasdar (Profit) and John Slattery (Homefront), among others. Premieres: 9 p.m. Wednesday on CBS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/27/ent_204617.shtml
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Dirty Dozen's horns will sound at The Mission

...telephone interview. "It's a very religious city, so we learn to play in church, learn from those gospel tunes, from I'll Fly Away. But it's also a rhythm and blues city, and a jazz city. All of that embeds. It couldn't happen outside of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/05/mus_452228.shtml
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Jars of Clay resurrects old hymns on new album

...Redemption Songs" is a collection of 13 hymns and spirituals the Christian group set to modern music. Some, like "I'll Fly Away" and "They'll Know We are Christians By Our Love," are standards, though you have to listen closely to recognize...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/04/mus_449350.shtml
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People in the News

...Line," "Fences," "I'm Not Rappaport" and "A Raisin in the Sun," as well as in such television series as "I'll Fly Away," "Home Court" and "American Dreams." SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Police had to break up a shoving match at a Boston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/11/ent_415231.shtml
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