Journey Proud

Jefferson Co. Gospel

Season 3 Episode 304 | 27m 9s

Jefferson County, Alabama, is home to a distinct a cappella gospel style which developed in the African-American community during the regions industrial development in the early 20th century. Featuring a “pumping bass” sound and smooth harmonies, this music has been perpetuated by well-organized quartets who elect officers and have a schedule of practices.

Aired: 01/24/16

Rating: NR

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