This song which was written by Patty Griffin in 2005 is based on the Reverend Martin Luther King’s 1968 “I’ve been to the Mountaintop.” Here are three versions that while very different, captures the ongoing legacy of MLK.
Up to the Mountain sung by Susan Boyle
Up to the Mountain performed by Michiko Hill, Charlene Carmon, and clips from MLK
Up to the Mountain (MLK Song) by the songwriter Patty Griffin
Shared by Marcie Doll
One response to “Sunday Musical Reflection…”
Thank you for sharing this. The words are so inspirational to each and everyone of us still today. I’ve added it to my daily playlist.