Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press On Sale: January 15, 2008 Price: $16.00
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Long before “women in rock” became a media catchphrase, African American guitar virtuoso Rosetta Tharpe proved in spectacular fashion that women could rock. Born in Cotton Plant, Arkansas, in 1915, Tharpe was gospel’s first superstar and the preeminent crossover figure of its golden age...
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