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  • Never Alone
  • July 2020
  • 86 Songs

Top Songs

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Peace In The Valley
2
This Train
3
Up Above My Head, I Hear Music in the Air
4
Jericho
5
There's a Fountain Filled with Blood

Albums

  • Never Alone

    Apr 2020 • 16 songs

  • Rosether Atkins

    Apr 2020 • 16 songs

  • The Decca Singles, Vol. 3

    Oct 2019 • 27 songs

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  • Sister Rosetta Tharpe
  • Biography

    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-gospel. Tharpe was born March 20, 1915 in Cotton Plant, AR; the daughter of Katie Bell Nubin, a trav...
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