Rosetta Tharpe 1915 - 1973

Did you know it was a Black woman who created "rock-n-roll"? Yes. A Sista...and her name was Rosetta Tharpe. She came before lil Richard, Muddy Waters, Elvis and the rest... In fact, they all credit her as their influence (except for Elvis).

Posted by Earhustle411 on Saturday, December 19, 2015