The Gospel Sound (Paperback)

Good News and Bad Times, 25th Anniversary Edition (Limelight)

By Anthony Heilbut

Limelight, 9780879100346, 404pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2004

List Price: 20.00*
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This book relays the complete history of gospel music, paying special attention to the relationship between gospel and other African American musical forms in America such as jazz and R&B. It discusses specific gospel music singers as well as the world of the gospel church itself. Includes black-and-white photos.