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    Sister Rosetta Tharpe
    Bring Back Those Happy Days CD


    28 tracks gathering Sister Rosetta Tharpe's Greatest Hits and selected recordings from 1938 to 1957.
    Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2018, Sister Rosetta Tharpe popularised gospel music to a new level during the 1930s and 1940s.
    This essential overview of her career presents everything you would expect in religious fervour and meaningful lyrics, but because of her then unique style of guitar playing she had an appeal so great that it propelled her recordings into the emergent blues and R&B market.
    Sister Rosetta Tharpe's guitar playing influenced the likes of Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, Chuck Berry and Little Richard.
    Includes Strange Things Happening Everyday which stormed to #2 on the Billboard 'Race' charts, one of the first gospel recordings to achieve that feat.
    Other important tracks in this collection include Down By The Riverside which the American Library of Congress registered in 2004 for its direct influence on early Rhythm & Blues music, aldong with Rock Me, That's All, This Train, Shout Sister Shout!, Didn't It Rain and many others.

    £8.99

    • 1Rock Me
    • 2That's All
    • 3This Train
    • 4Bring Back Those Happy Days
    • 5There Is Something Within Me
    • 6Stand By Me
    • 7Shout Sister Shout!
    • 8Rock Me
    • 9I Want A Tall Skinny Papa
    • 10Singing In My Soul
    • 11I Claim Jesus First
    • 12Strange Things Happening Everyday
    • 13Two Little Fishes and Five Loaves Of Bread
    • 14Jesus Is Here Today
    • 15Jonah
    • 16Didn't It Rain
    • 17Stretch Out
    • 18Up Above My Head I Hear Music In The Air
    • 19My Journey To The Sky
    • 20Down By The Riverside
    • 21Sing and Shout
    • 22Nobody's Fault But Mine
    • 23Don't Leave Me Here To Cry
    • 24What Have I Done?
    • 25Don't You Weep O Mary Don't You Weep
    • 26I've Done Wrong
    • 27Ninety-Nine and a Half Won't Do
    • 28Let's Be Happy

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