Sister Rosetta Tharpe

9:00pm

Wed February 5, 2014
Gospel Greats - Part 3

Gospel Greats - Part 3

Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Airs Wednesday, February 5 at 9 p.m. Today's Modern Gospel has evolved into a distinct art-form as musical legends incorporated the popular music of their day (i.e. blues, soul, jazz and hip-hop) into Gospel performances, making the message accessible to each new generation.  In some cases, Gospel hits lived for months at the top of Pop Charts and Gospel Charts simultaneously. Gospel Greats shares the stories and music of some of the artists who have had the greatest impact on the evolution of the art-form.

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