James Carter & The Prisoners
10 Shouts - 134,281 Scrobbles
James Carter is credited as a performer on the soundtrack of the film O Brother, Where Art Thou?, despite not being a professional singer. As of 1959, Carter was serving time at the Mississippi State Penitentiary in Lambert for charges unknown. In a southern field excursion at Camp B, Carter and the other prisoners in his chain gang were spending the day chopping wood. Carter began singing an old spiritual, "Po' Lazarus", and the other prisoners joined in, chopping the logs in time to the music.
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Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Po' Lazarus - (4:29) - 775 plays
- Po Lazarus - (4:30) - 1,036 plays
- Po Lazuras - (4:30) - 322 plays
- Po' Lazuras - 14 plays
- Po Lazurus - (4:31) - 13 plays
- Po Lazaras - (4:31) - 19 plays
- Big Rock Candy Mountain - (2:17) - 4 plays
- I'll Fly Away - (3:59) - 1 plays
- O Brother, Where Art Thou? - (4:30) - 4 plays
- 1 Po Lazuras - (4:31) - 1 plays