Black History Moment: Sister Rosetta Tharpe

NAME: Sister Rosetta Tharpe OCCUPATION: Singer BIRTH DATE: March 20, 1915 DEATH DATE: October 09, 1973 PLACE OF BIRTH: Cotton Plant, Arkansas American singer Rosetta Tharpe is credited with popularizing gospel music among secular audiences during the 1930s and 1940s. One of the first gospel artists to perform in both churches and secular clubs, sheContinue reading Black History Moment: Sister Rosetta Tharpe