- 12 hours ago
Hailed the godmother of rock & roll, Sister Rosetta Tharpe helped create the concept of rock lead guitar and was born on this day in 1915. Happy Birthday, Sister Rosetta.
"She would sing until you cried and then she would sing until you danced for joy."
Check out her legendary performance of “Didn’t it Rain” at the Manchester train station in 1964:http://j.mp/OGjybd
And a little more: http://j.mp/1gEmQlp
(via thefatandskinny)Source: sabotabby