GOSPSOUL: Aretha Franklin’s Father Opens New Bethel Church

Aretha Franklin's dad celebrates the opening of a new church.

GOSPSOUL: The Temptations Performing “When The Saints Go Marchin’ In”

The Temp's record a classic.

Aretha Franklin’s Father Shot In Botched Robbery Attempt

Aretha Franklin's father was blasted in a robbery attempt.

RIP Mahalia Jackson; RARE Funeral Service Footage

Mahlia Jackson’s funeral was held at today (January 31, 1972) at The Arie Crown Theater, where singers…

SUPERSTARS GATHER FOR MAHALIA JACKSON’S FUNERAL

A variety of superstars gathered to mourn for Mahalia Jackson, whose funeral was held today (January…

GOSPSOUL: DONNY HATHAWAY COMMITS SUICIDE

Donny Hathaway committed suicide today (January 13, 1979) in New York city. According to reports, the…

GOSPSOUL: Irreplaceable Black Music Artifacts Up In Flames With Legendary Pilgrim Baptist Church

A number of historical gospel artifacts and manuscripts went up in smoke today (January 6, 2006),…