The Gospel Truth was Stax Records' varied religious imprint. This introduction highlights some of the best music to come out on the label.
‘The Gospel Truth: The Complete Singles Collection’ is out November 13.
The protest’s anniversary is celebrated with long-unseen footage of Coretta Scott King, an exclusive March on Washington and more.
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.
The new track is the first taster from West's upcoming album, 'God's Country'.
West also shared a short visual on socials, indicating a new project will drop today, 29 June, in collaboration with renowned Black cinematographer, Arthur Jafa.
The live-stream special will offer a celebration of Black music and culture, with appearances by Vic Mensa, TI and Leon Bridges, among many others.
The disco queen and ‘I Will Survive’ singer Gloria Gaynor talks her new gospel record and forging her own success.
The ‘Late Show’ bandleader and activist is joined by New Orleans’ St. Augustine High School Marching 100 and the Gospel Soul Children on the poignant title track from his forthcoming album.
The monthly series, featuring DJ Jared ‘Jay B’ Boyd, kicks off Sunday on the iconic soul label’s Instagram.
The Statlers built a career that spanned almost half a century, pulling in influences from country, pop and gospel, all delivered with their stunning harmonies.
The feelgood track has a strong gospel-soul feel, fuelled by handclaps and a vocal choir.
A pioneer who influenced everyone from Chuck Berry to Keith Richards, Sister Rosetta Tharpe “played rock’n’roll way before anyone else”.
The series begins with the Rance Allen Group’s self-titled debut album from 1972.
The famous recording was made on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., on 23 August 1963.