Definition of Jackson, Mahalia in English:

Jackson, Mahalia

proper noun

  • (1911–72), US gospel singer and musician. She came into her own in the mid 1940s, when her recording of “Move Up a Little Higher” sold over a million copies. She was a featured performer at President Kennedy's inaugural ceremony.


Jackson, Mahalia

/ˈjaksən/ /ˈdʒæksən/