Guitarist, Singer, Songwriter, & "Godmother of Rock-n-Roll" Sister Rosetta Tharpe. As a pioneer in the genre her signature blend of gospel hymns over secular rhythms made Tharpe the first artist to chart with spiritual recordings. Music legends Elvis Presley, Jerry L. Lewis, Little Richard, and Johnny Cash considered her a source of their personal inspiration and influence. Inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 2007 and January 11th, 2008 was declared Sister Rosetta Tharpe Day in Pennsylvania.
Guitarist, Singer, Songwriter, & "Godmother of Rock-n-Roll" Sister Rosetta Tharpe. First artist to chart with spiritual recordings due to her signature blend of gospel with secular rhythms. Music legends Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, and Johnny Cash consider her a source of inspiration, influence, and considered a pioneer in the genre.. Inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 2007 and January 11th, 2008 was declared Sister Rosetta Tharpe Day in Pennsylvania.
"The Prayer" - Andrea Bocelli and Celine Dion
Is Your Soul Trying To Guide You But You're Just Not Listening?
▶ Wynton Marsalis & Eric Clapton ft. Taj Mahal - "Just A Closer Walk With Thee" ---- Simply beautiful, goosebumps!!
▶ Cliff Richard - We Don't Talk Anymore [ Lyrics on video...HQ sound ] - YouTube
Leonard Cohen - Take This Waltz
"Feelings" "I do not believe the conditions that produce a situation that demands a song like that." by Nina Simone
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Leonard Cohen's Elegy For Janis Joplin - Chelsea Hotel #1 - The audio recording of the first version of Chelsea Hotel - before it became Chelsea Hotel #2 - from Leonard Cohen's 1972 concert in Tel Aviv is complemented by images of Leonard Cohen, Janis Joplin (whose liaison with Cohen at the Chelsea Hotel led to the creation of the song), the Chelsea Hotel, and others
I will always love you - Dolly Parton. The original version from the writer herself
Polar Express - narrated by Chris Van Allsburg YouTube
Great female rocker, Bonnie Raitt (& a few friends, Jeff Beck, Jimmie Vaughan, Tracey Chapman etc!), 'Sweet Home Chicago' - Live Kennedy Center Honors Buddy Guy