Chart Position: 15

  • Amazing Grace is a hymn, published in 1779 by Englishman John Newton
  • Recorded at St. Paul’s Chapel at Columbia University NY
  • Also recorded by Skeeter Davis (1971), Original Sacred Harp Choir (1922), Chet Atkins (1962), Jesse Fuller (1955), Pipes and Drums and Military Band of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guard (1972), Elvis Presley (1972), Carl Smith, Carter Sisters & Mother Maybell (1952), Dolly Parton (1999), Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (1989), Glen Campbell (1973), Johnny Cash (1975), Al Green (1981), Diane Schuur (1984), LeAnn Rimes (1997), Neville Brothers (1994), Anne Murray (1999) and many more
  • A version of the song has been included on more than 1100 albums

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