Narrated by Louis Gossett Jr., LET FREEDOM SING! examines the Civil Rights Movement through the lens of popular music, celebrating the singers and songs that inspired a generation to fight for change. The engaging documentary combines touching archival footage and photos with stirring testimony by artists such as Gladys Knight, Pete Seeger, Isaac Hayes, and many more.
Let Freedom Sing powerfully retells one of the greatest stories in American history, the Civil Rights Movement, in a compelling new way? through the singers and songwriters who fought for change through their music. This amazing DVD chronicles the power of lyrics and songs that helped move a generation during turbulent times, bringing change to our country. This is the story that made President Obama's success possible, told for the first time through the music that drove it and those who were there.