Is Hip-Hop the New Gospel?

For years, the Gospel genre of music has provided a way for people to maintain balance in their lives. With every life lesson in the bible, there was a general take away that motivated people to keep pushing: acknowledging that things would get better soon. However, as time goes by, and as the minds of […]

Artist Project: Dorinda Clark-Cole

Bibliography COGIC. “The Elect Lady.” 2019.https://www.cogic.org/evangelismdepartment/about-us/elect-lady/ Cummings, Tony. “Dorinda Clark-Cole: The Rose Of Gospel with a Clark Sisters heritage.” 20 November 2006.https://www.crossrhythms.co.uk/articles/music/Dorinda_ClarkCole_The_Rose_Of_Gospel_with_a_Clark_Sisters_heritage/24795/p1/Peppers, Gia. “#WEW: Dr. Dorinda Clark-Cole Shows Us How to Never Give Up on Faith.” 27 October 2020.https://www.essence.com/festival/2015-essence-festival/wew-dr-dorinda-clark-cole-shows-us-how-never-give-faith/Tart, Thomas. “Meet Dorinda Clark Cole.” 24 March 2021.https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/meet-dorinda-clark-cole-thomas-timothy-tartWilliams, Brennan. “Dorinda Clark-Cole On A Clark Sisters Reunion, […]

Gospel Comparison and Contrast

A Comparison and Contrast of Two Gospel Songs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rnXUUJ7IMnQhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0sNJtmpSoEI The Clark Sister’s song “He Keeps Me Company” was released in 1981. The song consists of a strong bass line, heavy drum line, and overall funky sound. Due to this song being released towards the end of the funk era, it is in a full blown […]