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: 01/24/16Video has closed captioning.