GOSPEL explores Black spirituality in sermon and song.


  • Gospel's Second Century

    GOSPEL’s hour 4 explores how gospel and preaching achieved platinum-selling success.
  • Take the Message Everywhere

    In GOSPEL’s hour 3, gospel goes mainstream, taking the good news everywhere.
  • The Golden Age of Gospel

    GOSPEL’s hour 2 traces the Golden Age of Gospel from the Lord’s music to the mainstream.

About Gospel

GOSPEL, the latest history series from Henry Louis Gates, Jr., digs deep into the origin story of Black spirituality through sermon and song.