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This Train
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Peace In The Valley
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Up Above My Head (I Hear Music in the Air)
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Jericho
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O Little Town Of Bethlehem

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Sister Rosetta Tharpe

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Alongside Willie Mae Ford Smith, Sister Rosetta Tharpe is widely acclaimed among the greatest Sanctified gospel singers of her generation; a flamboyant performer whose music often flirted with the blues and swing, she was also one of the most controversial talents of her day, shocking purists with her leap into the secular market -- by playing nightclubs and theaters, she not only pushed spiritual music into the mainstream, but in the process also helped pioneer the rise of pop-... Read more

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