The album, first released in 1970, was co-produced by the artist and George Harrison.
The influence of gospel music stretches far and wide, and the best gospel singers, too, cover a wider range of styles, as this list of the Top 15 shows.
The Gospel Truth was Stax Records' varied religious imprint. This introduction highlights some of the best music to come out on the label.
Spanning jazz, country, hip-hop and soul music, the best gospel songs of all time prove that the spirit can move you, no matter what your tastes.
Gospel music has always had a major influence on R&B, with many of the biggest soul singers having started their vocal careers in gospel church choirs.
Pre-orders of the DVD, bundled with the 'My Savior' CD, have begun at multiple US retailers.
Recorded in 1981, this collection of nine devotional songs festure the never-before-heard combination of Coltrane’s voice and organ.
The film also stars Marlon Wayans, Forrest Whitaker, Marc Maron, and more.
‘Pervis was one of a kind – comical and downright fly,’ said Mavis Staples.
The superstar extends her record as the only artist to top the country album chart with all nine of her studio releases to date.
At a time when the music business was dominated by men, the Memphis soul label Stax Records employed a host of women in key positions.
The seven-time Grammy winner will perform songs from the album at the free event, with donations to Save The Children.
A pioneer who influenced everyone from Chuck Berry to Keith Richards, Sister Rosetta Tharpe played rock’n’roll way before anyone else.
With his rough, powerful voice and descriptive, narrative-based songwriting, Bobby Womack had a mastery of the blues, gospel, and R&B.
Underwood first performed the song, 'Softly And Tenderly,' at the 51st Annual CMA Awards in 2017.