Rejoice & Shout
- Rated PG
- Genre: Special Interest-Documentary
- Release Date: 11/1/2011
Rejoice & Shout traces the evolution of gospel music through it's many styles - the spirituals and early hymns, the four-part harmony-based quartets, the integration of blues and swing, the emergence of "soul," and the blending of rap and hip-hop elements. It connects the history of African-American culture with gospel as it first impacted popular culture at large and captures so much of what is special about this music and African-American Christianity.
|Title:||Rejoice & Shout|
|Starring:||Edwin Hawkins Singers, Ira Tucker, Jr., Ira Tucker, Sr., Jacquie Gayles Webb, The Clara Ward Singers, The Golden Gate Quartet, The Utica Quartet, Five Blind Boys, The Dinwiddie Colored Quartet, Rev. James Cleveland|
|Run Time:||115 minutes|