1. She is the author of Shout, Sister, Shout! The Untold Story of Rock-and-Roll Trailblazer Sister Rosetta Tharpe (Beacon Press, ). The book has been the basis of a documentary film (Godmother of Rock, dir. Mick Csáky) and a musical (Shout, Sister, Shout, dir. Randy Johnson, book by Cheryl West). Read the magazine article.
  2. WEDDING CEREMONY OF SISTER ROSETTA THARPE & RUSSELL MORRISON - GOSPEL TRAIN - THE GOSPEL TRUTH - SISTER ROSETTA THARPE - GOSPEL IN RHYTHM - LIVE! - SISTER ON TOUR - (Unfortunately, this is the only album in stereo) Overall sound quality is crisp & clean. Tracks: CD 1 1: Throw out the life line 2: Blessed assurance/5(41).
  3. luenismobecafecourreimindthamenmo.coinfog For Me – Sister Rosetta Tharpe luenismobecafecourreimindthamenmo.coinfo For Jesus – Sister Rosetta Tharpe luenismobecafecourreimindthamenmo.coinfo Alone – Sister Rosetta Tharpe 6.I Do, Don’ t You? – Sister Rosetta Tharpe luenismobecafecourreimindthamenmo.coinfo Lead Us Along – Sister Rosetta Tharpe luenismobecafecourreimindthamenmo.coinfo Prayer – Sister Rosetta Tharpe luenismobecafecourreimindthamenmo.coinfo of The Valley – Sister Rosetta Tharpe I Saw The Light – Sister.
  4. Born in Cotton Plant, Ark., in , Sister Rosetta Tharpe was a uniquely influential force in American South, the first superstar of recorded gospel music.
  5. SISTER ROSETTA THARPE Vinyl Records and CDs American gospel, blues and jazz singer and guitarist (Mar. 20, , Cotton Plant, AR - Oct. 08, , Philadelphia, PA). Daughter of gospel singer and evangelist Katie Bell Nubin Worked with: Lucky Millinder, Cab Calloway, Benny Goodman, "Dixie Hummingbirds", Sammy Price and then taking on her solo.
  6. Sister Rosetta Tharpe. Talk about underappreciated pioneers: Sister Rosetta Tharpe broke so much ground that it boggles the mind. With an apparent lack of concern about the possible consequences, she defiantly crossed over from the gospel field to secular stardom and back again, her earthy vocal style clicking in both idioms.
  7. Sister Rosetta Tharpe SINCERELY, SISTER ROSETTA THARPE Vinyl LP Favourite Auctions Sister Rosetta Tharpe: All Alone With Christ The Lord / I'll Meet You Over Yonder: Decca: 10", 78 RPM,, US: Sister Rosetta Tharpe: Sin Is To Blame / I Thank God For My Song:
  8. Sister Rosetta Tharpe is not well known today but, in her day, she was one of the leading female gospel and blues singers and guitarists. She had a great voice and a very interesting guitar style. This is an album recorded later in her career, probably in the late s or early s (the liner notes don't show an original release date for this album), by Mercury Records.4/5(21).
  9. Mar 18,  · One of the premier gospel singers (and guitarists) of the early-mid 20th century, the late Sister Rosetta Tharpe’s music experienced a resurgence in popularity in the new millennium. Although more comprehensive compilations exist, this tidy collection from Acrobat is a fine introduction to Tharpe’s soulful take on gospel, blues, and even jazz.

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