gospel  Tag

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Gospel music features dominant vocals (often with strong use of harmony) and Christian lyrics. Some modern gospel music, however, isn't explicitly Christian and just utilizes the sound. [...] Several forms of gospel music utilize choirs, use piano or Hammond organ, tambourines, drums, bass guitar and, increasingly, electric guitar. In comparison with hymns, which are generally of a statelier measure, the gospel song is expected to have a refrain and often a more syncopated rhythm. Several attempts have been made to describe the style of late 19th and early 20th century gospel songs in general. Christ-Janer said "the music was tuneful and easy to grasp ... rudimentary harmonies ... use of the chorus ... varied metric schemes ... motor rhythms were characteristic ... The device of letting the lower parts echo rhythmically a motive announced by the sopranos became a mannerism".

Related tags: country, hymn, RnB, soul

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The following NicoNico tags are mapped to this tag: ゴスペル

Category: Genres

Translations: ゴスペル

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Addition date: 3/4/2016 6:49:57 PM

Top songs (8 total)

Cover 旅立ちの桜唄 O
Various artists
Cover Of Holy Matrimony O
Colony feat. 初音ミク V4 (English), 巡音ルカ V4X English (Soft)
Cover Amazing Grace C
TIDEBREEZE feat. 鏡音レン
Cover Bridge over Troubled Water C
TIDEBREEZE feat. 巡音ルカ
Cover 待ち合わせ O
Red Eleven feat. various
Cover アメイジング・グレイス C
斜め上P feat. MEIKO
keystone feat. various
Cover 夢の続き O
Dixie Flatline feat. 初音ミク

Siblings: prayer, seven deadly sins

Children: church music

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