Definition of Jackson, Mahalia in English:

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Jackson, Mahalia

Pronunciation: /ˈjaksən/

Entry from US English dictionary

(1911–72), US gospel singer and musician. She came into her own in the mid 1940s, when her recording of “Move Up a Little Higher” sold over a million copies. She was a featured performer at President Kennedy’s inaugural ceremony.

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Syllabification: Jack·son, Mahalia

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