Gospel Tour Unites Contest With Sunday Spirit In the 1990s, a new crop of young musical directors revolutionized gospel. Donald Lawrence emerged from that period. NPR's Tony Cox found him in a new role, hosting How Sweet the Sound, a showcase for gospel choirs around the country.
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Gospel Tour Unites Contest With Sunday Spirit

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Gospel Tour Unites Contest With Sunday Spirit

Gospel Tour Unites Contest With Sunday Spirit

Gospel Tour Unites Contest With Sunday Spirit

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In the 1990s, a new crop of young musical directors revolutionized gospel music by fusing the traditional large choir sound with elements of hip hop and R&B.

Donald Lawrence emerged from that period. His work with the Tri-City Singers made him one of the biggest names in gospel.

NPR's Tony Cox found him in a new role, hosting How Sweet the Sound, a showcase for gospel choirs around the country.

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