God Bless America!

An early recording of Kate Smith performing Irving Berlin’s 1918 patriotic song, God Bless America. I love this version, because it includes the prelude,

While the storm clouds gather far across the sea,
Let us swear allegiance to a land that’s free.
Let us all be grateful for a land so fair,
As we raise our voices in a solemn prayer …


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7 Responses to God Bless America!

  1. stella says:

    Did you see Ronald Reagan at about the 4:00 mark?

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  2. stella says:

    You might enjoy the entire movie, “This is The Army” from 1943. All music by Irving Berlin.

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  3. ZurichMike says:

    I love that version with the prelude.

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  4. hocuspocus13 says:

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