The Purple Tape

The Purple Tape is made up of songs that Opal Dixon frequently played in her home. These are the songs that Susie danced to as a small child.

Miss Opal’s favorite song was “I Won’t Let Go” by Dorothy Love Coates.

Side A:

I Won’t Let Go Dorothy Love Coates 4:28
Lord, Don’t Move That Mountain Inez Andrews 2:59
He’s My Rooftop The Mighty Clouds of Joy 4:54
Can’t Nobody Do Me Like Jesus The Truthettes 2:50
Yes Lord, Yes Shirley Caesar 3:55
Why Wait? The Truthettes 2:32
On the Battlefield Inez Andrews 2:25
Lead Me The Truthettes 3:39
Dark Day in Jerusalem Dorothy Love Coates & The Gospel Harmonettes 1:55

Side B:

Yes, I Know He Will Albertina Walker 2:32
You Can Search The Angelic Gospel Singers 4:09
I’ll Keep My Light in the Window Shirley Caesar 4:01
If You Can’t Help Me The Angelic Gospel Singers 2:44
Work on Me Albertina Walker 4:32
Morning Train The Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama 2:05
Step Back Dorothy Love Coates 4:02
To Whom Shall I Turn Albertina Walker 4:00