Southern Gospel Tidbits

Marijohn-Wilkin-I-Have-Returned-457207DID YOU KNOW?:  Marijohn Wilkin is probably most noted in the Southern Gospel music industry as penning “One Day At A Time” with country legend Kris Kristofferson.  Marijohn, as she billed herself for shows, was actually a noted country music songwriter having penned hit songs for Wanda Jackson, Stonewall Jackson and Jimmy Newman.  She also crossed into the pop/rock world having penned songs recorded by the Beatles, Mick Jagger and Rod Stewart.  She also had Gospel music success having recorded eight albums with Word Records between the years 1974 and 1981.  Her biggest Gospel music success, outside of “One Day At A Time”, came with the title track of her 1974 recording; “I Have Returned”.

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