This comprehensive guide is a must-have for the multitude of fans of this
best-selling genre of popular music. Uncloudy Days is a treasure chest of
substantial profiles on the influential names in gospel music history such
as Thomas Dorsey, Mahalia Jackson, the Hawkins family, Clara Ward, James Cleveland,
and the Winans.
It also uncovers the history of one hit wonders and others
who are not as familiar to gospel music fans. Everyone has a story to share
and this book tells more than 500 of them, many based on personal interviews, including
the trials and tribulations endured by so many gospel artists. The author
offers entertaining and informative reviews that lead readers to the best
recordings by their favorite artists and help them find new music to explore. A glossary
of terms and numerous charts showing the best-selling gospel recordings and videos
of all time round out this entertaining and indispensable resource for current
fans and new converts alike.