Who would have thought that one of my favorite gospel groups is the Canton Spirituals? …Sam Cooke and the Soul Stirrers too.
I guess I’m mixed-up that way, raised Catholic, don’t know the bible like my ABC’s, I’m not religious, but I’m spiritual, and I love the Canton Spirituals. Let me try to explain.
I don’t know which reason prevails in my attraction to the good gospel music of the Canton Spirituals.
I know that since its Southern Gospel it appeals to me, off the back I am from South Louisiana. It also appeals to me because the group presents gospel music in a bluesy kind of way. I get the blues too. The songs tell stories of trials on Life’s Road and achieving victory through faith. Continue reading “Bluesy Praise Gospel Music Of The Canton Spirituals & I’m Not Uneasy About Dem Singing About ‘That Name’ Either”