As a recognizable style unto itself, black gospel music largely ceased to develop around the 1970s; progressing racial attitudes had helped black popular music reach wider audiences (and become more lucrative) than ever before, and tastes had turned towards the earthy hedonism of funk and the highly arranged, sophisticated Philly soul sound.
Traditional black gospel is music that is written to express either personal or a communal belief regarding African American Christian life, as well as (in terms of the varying music styles) to give a Christian alternative to mainstream secular music. It is a form of Christian music and a subgenre of Black gospel music.
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Mar 06, 2022 · ATLANTA, GA (July 29, 2022) – – Gospel recording artist, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Lamont Sanders’ radio hit “He Kept Me” cracked the top 5 on Billboard’s…
Features All Black Gospel Music Song Lyrics and Black Gospel Music Discography, as well as Band Biography and User Reviews.
Jun 09, 2021 · Gospel singers for a long time had to sing without musical accompaniment outside of clapping and stomping - Black gospel music has a strong tradition of using the human hands and feet as instruments. More recently, these hymns and songs feature the same strong harmonies, but also organs to tambourines to electric guitars.
Mar 15, 2011 · Listen to 26 Gospel Songs for Inspiration by Black Gospel Music on Apple Music. Stream songs including "Captain of My Soul", "Trust In Jesus" and more.