My Record Will Be There / Amazing Grace

Created by
Apollo Records, American, 1944 - 1962
Recorded by
Dixie Hummingbirds, American, founded 1928
Tucker, Ira Sr., American, 1925 - 2008
Davis, James Bodie, American, 1916 - 2007
Bobo, Willie, American, 1934 - 1983
Thompson, Beachy, American, 1915 - 1994
plastic (possibly polyvinyl chloride);
ink on paper
Diameter: 9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm)
78 rpm records
The Dixie Hummingbirds 78rpm, 10” record with the song “My Record Will Be There” backed with “Amazing Grace” and released by Apollo Records. The record is made of plastic and has teal paper labels with the Apollo logo, a drawing of Apollo, and the song titles.
African American
Gospel (Music)
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Ira Tucker, Jr. of the Dixie Hummingbirds
Object number
Restrictions & Rights
© Apollo Records Inc. Permission required for use.
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Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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