THE COMMODIFICATION OF BLACK MUSC BY: Wynda Lee

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The Dixie Hummingbirds: Jubilee Quartet

Dixie Hummingbirds

The Dixie Hummingbirds: Jubilee Quartet Jubilee Quartet The 1920s saw the rise of a key predecessor of what we today call gospel music. Southern African American quartets injected new rhythmic drive and performing panache into their jubilee renditions of Biblical verse. The Virginia-based Golden Gate Quartet, the most popular of these groups, inspired countless others […]