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Preview: Season 1 | 3m 18s  | Video has closed captioning.

From the blues to hip hop, African Americans have been the driving force of sonic innovation for over a century. Musical styles come and go, but there's one sound that has been a constant source of strength, courage and wisdom from the pulpit to the choir lofts on any given Sunday. GOSPEL, the latest history series from Henry Louis Gates, Jr., digs deep into the origin story of Black spirituality

Airing: 02/12/24

Rating: NR

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Corporate support for GOSPEL was provided by Bank of America. Major funding support was provided by the Lilly Endowment Inc., Gilead Sciences, Inc., the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the Emerson …

A Very GOSPEL Holiday Playlist

Music Inspired by the Series

A Very GOSPEL Holiday Playlist

Discover the uplifting power of gospel music this holiday season with our special Spotify playlist, inspired by Henry Louis Gates Jr.'s film, GOSPEL. Featuring timeless gospel classics, it's perfect for Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or any music lover.

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