When The Who dropped “Tommy” in May of ’69, it was unlike anything in rock. Five decades on, it still astounds.
Raised on gospel, this groundbreaking singer and guitarist had a massive impact on rock n roll. Sister Rosetta influenced everyone from Elvis to Keith Richards, Johnny Cash and more. Get to know an American treasure.
He incorporated Miles, Duke, and others into his glorious paean to the human spirit. Take 40 minutes to really listen.