While many white musicians gravitated toward country, folk, and old-timey music to express their spirituality outside of traditional Christian hymns, Black Gospel music drew heavily upon the traditional spirituals that had been passed down from the days of slavery, picking up its more driving rhythmic emphasis from blues and early jazz. Composer and singer Thomas A. Dorsey crystallized the style in 1932 with his epochal "Take My Hand, Precious Lord," and went on to compose a great many songs that later became standards. When performed in the churches, the music was traditionally sung by a choir, with individual soloists sometimes taking the spotlight; this often happened in a form known as " ...
Upbeat happy inspirational Gospel Song about a man testifying of how and why Jesus makes him happy. Funky bass line - catchy hook with male lead vocal and both female and male background vocals. Male Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
This underscore features a stride piano with a hint of gospel. It is full of uplifting, catchy rhythms that will get your audience to their feet. Happy, fun and carefree this underscore will set the tone for your next commercial or program. Instrumental, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
this is a southern gospel song with a big southern gospel choir on the later choruses. This would be great for any films or shows with religious themes running thru them or films like the apostle or leap of faith ect.... Mixed Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Downtempo, inspirational, southern black gospel. Choir backing track, Karaoke, Sunday morning urban radio. Music sounds like Lee Williams, Harvey Watkins, Williams Brothers, The Canton Spirituals, etc. Ideal for radio, television, film, web, advertising, church background music, PSA announcements. Instrumental, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Totally positive mid tempo r&b ballad. Inspirational for getting through difficult times.
Though it seems we are going through difficult times, it must first rain in order to see the rainbow. Female Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Fast, catchy, feel-good black accapella vocal harmony group groove. A little bit 'Doo Wap', a little bit gospel, and a little bit 'Glee Club'. Stand out from the crowd with this ad bed. Fun emotional and groovy. Happy upbeat and jazzy. Radio production, TV cultural 1950s 1960s 30sec Commercial, A Capella, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Midtempo contemporary worship r&b.
Praising Christ. Lord we just want to praise your name, worship and give thanks for all you provide, Father. A list of things herein. Amen. Singing w some speaking. Female Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Smooth Heavenly Gospel Music very motivating and inspirational. This song is about someone whose heart and mind is fixed on going to heaven according to the pictorial or descriptive view the bible gives as to what heaven looks like. Very melodic with lots of beautiful strings; powerful male vocal, Male Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
You’ll be having a swinging high time when you use this underscore! It features a stride piano with a hint of gospel. It is full of uplifting, catchy rhythms that will demand you to bob your head, swing your hips and tap your feet. Inspire and energize your audience with this song. Instrumental, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Slow, rousing gospel choir meeting warm-up. Introduction vamp in anticipation of song to start. Great for station commercials, or spoof ads. Gives you the full flavour without a distracting melody - just add your own preacher man brothers & sisters! Features piano, organ and choir atmos. 30sec, Instrumental, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Totally uplifting number. When we are confused, stuck at a crossroads and don't know which way, turn it over to God who will point the way. Has big choir outro.
Performed by K. Thomas daughter of a popular 90's disco singer. Female Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
A Gritty gospel spirited uplifting song with a funky but soulful sound. It has melody you can sing along with and meaningful words about Jesus setting a man free, and the man is now telling telling his story to the world. Mixed Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
This is a quartet style song with religious lyrics. It is a song of old style, and is meant to get the congregation happy. The subject is reflecting on the hard times, and making it through them. Male Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Upbeat, traditional, and spirited black gospel music. You can feel the passion oozing through the speakers on this high energy instrumental track. Ideal for Television, film, web, advertising, and more. Perfectly timed out for easy editing. Instrumental, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Heart felt and personal Gospel Music very motivating and inspirational. A song of a young man's personal journey through life apart from Christ, but later finding himself returning to his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Mixed Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
A jamming, driving church jam, with church riffs, and sounds. This track features the organ and brass section in that classic church band that will have the crowd standing and shouting for the duration. Instrumental, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
A simple, authentic old school gospel-soul track arranged for five stunning male voices. Cool understated lyrics like old Americana standard church and spiritual themes. Great cultural period piece, black religious documentary, African American church-driven media. Emotional fun & upbeat Amen music. Male Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Beautiful sentimental moving contemporary gospel track with ultra fine soulful vocal and touching lyric. The topic is sad but the message is soothing even joyful. Urban contemporary gospel music In the style of Boyz II Men and Luther Vandross for video TV Radio and Multi Media, Male Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
This track is a very traditional sounding gospel tune with a flare of old-time gospel. It is a similar vibe to the theme song of the famous t.v. sitcom "Amen", in that it has that traditional gospel sound. It would be perfect for any film or t.v. background music. Instrumental, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Smooth Heavenly Gospel Music very motivating and inspirational. A song of praise and worship about someone whose deep heart felt love for the Lord Jesus Christ, and he is compelled to give God the glory and honor due unto him. Very melodic with lots of beautiful strings; powerful male vocal, Mixed Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Contemporary r&b. You may do a take, then hearing the spiritual lyrics. Can additionally be a huge song, re-cut by a terrific talent as Cee Cee Winans, Kim Burrell, Tramaine Hawkins. Inspiring, uplifting, for those who believe hardship is permanent. Trust in god who knows otherwise. Female Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
upbeat marching gospel song, taking a stand to uplift the name of Jesus. Sometime down and sometime up facing sickness, pain, but it can not compare with serving the Lord. Male Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
God The Father, has a mansion for you and I: A song of hope and assurance soul stirring contemporary song. There is life after this life we have on earth. A place in heaven, God has prepared. Male Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Lots of emotions expressed about the first loving experience this person has ever had with Jesus. A loving ballad beautifully expressed with such great feelings. Remembering the first time you fell in love with Jesus was a wonderful experience all over again. Female Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Devout, Inner Contemplation Organ, Vocals 01:59. Soulful emotional and fulfilling. Sunday church music, a bit sorrowful, moaning the blues. Innercity or rural settings, Georgia farmhands, picking cotton down south. Hot sweltering day, funeral, romantic loss, illness, poverty, hard times. Mixed Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Smooth tune about our need for a blessing. Whether its financial, loved one or health, we all need a blessing. Features female and male vocal. Has played on local radio in NC, Mixed Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Grooving gospel. Beautiful lively and happy female backing vocals to male lead. Uplifting exciting and worshipful. Elegant upbeat harmonies, very rhythmic and fun. Mixed Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Upbeat gospel song artist longing to be in the presence of the the Lord. You can have joy, in times of sadness, peace in the mist of the storm, hope in times of uncertain, happiness when you have loss all hope the Lord he will restore all things. Male Vocals, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel
Urban Gospel Pocket Funk with a powerful message about riding and driving throughout neighborhoods telling people about the love of Jesus. Dynamic counter vocal lines, penetrating rock guitar solo, popping horns, and pocket groove with an Urban twist to it. Instrumental, Spiritual Music, Black Gospel