Musical Term of the Week
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by Melissa Wimbish
Everybody has a special place in their hearts for Sister Act II! If you don’t, just play along.
No month of joy would be complete without revisiting Lauryn Hill’s epic retelling of the gospel standard “Joyful, Joyful” featured in one of the final scenes. Enjoy lovely Rita (played by Hill) in this famous scene:
Oh, and the musical term is…
gospel music - A kind of Christian music based on American folk music, marked by strong rhythms and elaborated refrains, and incorporating elements of spirituals, blues, and jazz. (Definition provided by Answers.com)