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1960s
Olivia Duever

Obama Snubbed Etta James

Obama Snubbed Etta James It is January 20, 2009. Barack Obama has just been inaugurated as the 44th president of the United States. You turn

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Gospel
Claire Jackson

Gospel Through the Decades

by Claire Jackson 1920s This is Arizona Dranes’ performance of “Lambs Blood Has Washed Me Clean” from 1926. The secular sounds of her music that

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Gospel
Ashantee Goggins

The 10×10: 100 Years of Gospel

The 10×10: 100 Years of Praise and Worship Gospel music has had a weighty impact on the black community since its creation. With its beginnings

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Gospel
Lila Gilliam

Long Live Gospel

Gospel has existed as a fusion genre since its inception from the jubilee era to the present trap era. It has always been a genre

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