Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Sister Rosetta Tharpe


Latest Release

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  • Rock Me
  • October 2023
  • 28 Songs

Top Songs

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God Don't Like It [Single Version]
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Shout, Sister, Shout! [Single Version]
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This Train [Single Version]
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Precious Memories
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Singing In My Soul [Single Version]


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Sister Rosetta Tharpe


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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